BRISBANE GIN FESTIVAL 2024

Masterclasses

SQUARE1 GIN MASTERCLASS
Friday 26 July – 12pm – 1pm

HEAPS GOOD GIN MASTERCLASS
Sunday 28 July – 11am – 12pm

Pre Event Nosferatu Tasting

Ever wondered what makes gin…well, gin? Curious about the secrets behind Nosferatu Distillery’s captivating Ginner Party Gins?

This intimate soiree will be your gateway to the fascinating world of gin. We’ll delve into the very essence of this juniper-based spirit, separating fact from fiction and igniting your passion for gin.

But that’s not all! You’ll embark on a captivating journey – prepare to be spellbound by our renowned Ginner Party Gins:

Mandrake Cucumber and Mint: A refreshing symphony of cucumber and mint, infused with the magic of the Mandrake root.

Nosferatu Blood Orange: A taste of the gothic, bursting with the blood-red vibrancy of Sicilian oranges.

Giselle Pavlova: As light and delicate as a ballerina’s pirouette, this gin offers a delightful dance of floral and citrus notes.

Bunyip Sticky: Don’t be afraid of the dark! This mysterious gin is a captivating blend of sweet and spice, perfect for the adventurous spirit.

And the fun doesn’t stop there! Nosferatu’s kitchen is now open, offering a delectable array of food to tantalise your taste buds. Thirsty for more? Feel free to purchase additional drinks throughout the evening.

PRE EVENT Nosferatu Tasting – Thursday 11 July 6pm. $40
Nosferatu Distillery Bar + Cafe
26 Jeays St, Bowen Hills QLD 4006
Book here now. Festival entry not included

Square1 Gin Distillery:
The Art of Gin:
Crafting the Perfect G&T

Back when gin was a Gordon’s and a slice of lemon, Rod & Sam founders of Square1 Gin, embarked on careers that took them to Hong Kong where experiencing the flavours of gin was almost their national pastime. Fast forward a decade of research and studying the art of distilling, they returned to Australia to embark upon the pursuit of gin-excellence, creating a range of gins that are a match for any mood or moment.

Experience the ultimate Adelaide Hills Gin Masterclass, where every sip is an exploration of botanical brilliance. Delve into the art of crafting the perfect G&T with expert guidance, unveiling the harmonious marriage of premium gin and exquisite tonic.

Join the masterclass and you would win a bottle of gin to take home valued at $85!

Square1 Gin Distillery Masterclass – Friday 26 July 12pm-1pm. $110 includes the following 3 hour festival session. GET TICKETS

Square1 Gin Distillery:
The Art of Gin:
Crafting the Perfect G&T

Back when gin was a Gordon’s and a slice of lemon, Rod & Sam founders of Square1 Gin, embarked on careers that took them to Hong Kong where experiencing the flavours of gin was almost their national pastime. Fast forward a decade of research and studying the art of distilling, they returned to Australia to embark upon the pursuit of gin-excellence, creating a range of gins that are a match for any mood or moment.

Experience the ultimate Adelaide Hills Gin Masterclass, where every sip is an exploration of botanical brilliance. Delve into the art of crafting the perfect G&T with expert guidance, unveiling the harmonious marriage of premium gin and exquisite tonic.

Join the masterclass and you would win a bottle of gin to take home valued at $85!

Square1 Gin Distillery Masterclass – Friday 26 July 12pm-1pm. $110 includes the following 3 hour festival session. GET TICKETS

Heaps Good Gin Masterclass

If you love your gin, then Heaps Good Gin will be right up your alley. It’s the double sell-out, multi-medal-winning South Australian gin that combines no less than seven South Australian botanicals from right across the state. We’re talkin’ citrus goodness of Riverland Orange and Mypolonga Finger Lime, combined with savoury vibes of Native SA Saltbush, with the hum of locally foraged Pink Peppercorn, this blend packs more punch than a ring full of boxers. Heaps Good Gin, it’s the whole of South Australia in one bottle.

Join the head distiller for a taste of SA with their Heaps Good Gin and their Native Pink Gin. It is a masterclass in flavour profiles and curated gin garnishes to take your tipple to the next level.

Heaps Good Gin Masterclass – Sunday 28 July 11am-12pm. $110 includes the following 3 hour festival session. Limited tickets just added!

Heaps Good Gin Masterclass

If you love your gin, then Heaps Good Gin will be right up your alley. It’s the double sell-out, multi-medal-winning South Australian gin that combines no less than seven South Australian botanicals from right across the state. We’re talkin’ citrus goodness of Riverland Orange and Mypolonga Finger Lime, combined with savoury vibes of Native SA Saltbush, with the hum of locally foraged Pink Peppercorn, this blend packs more punch than a ring full of boxers. Heaps Good Gin, it’s the whole of South Australia in one bottle.

Join the head distiller for a taste of SA with their Heaps Good Gin and their Native Pink Gin. It is a masterclass in flavour profiles and curated gin garnishes to take your tipple to the next level.

Heaps Good Gin Masterclass – Sunday 28 July 11am-12pm. $110 includes the following 3 hour festival session. SOLD OUT

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Frequently Asked Questions

Your ticket grants you entry to the tasting session specified on your ticket and includes a tote bag for take-home purchases. All distillers will be running tastings throughout the session, which is included in your ticket price.

There is no limit to the amount of gins you can sample however we highly suggest that you pace yourself over the 3 hour session. The distillers will pour a small sample of gin into your tasting glass and you can either add your own Long Rays mixer or sample it neat. There will also be a spittoon at each stand should you wish to mouth sample only.

Drunken and abusive behaviour will not be tollerated and at our discretion anyone deemed to be intoxicated will be escorted from the venue.

If you have lost or are having trouble finding your ticket, go to Eventbrite and login with your email address and password. You will be able to resend your ticket/s to your email address or print them out from your account. Please contact hello@ginevents.com.au if you are still having issues.

Yes, you can give your ticket to whoever you like. There is no need to change the name on the ticket. You will not be refused entry if you are not the person named on the ticket however they will still be required to check in with the ticket.

All attendees must be 18 years or older and must have a ticket for the event.

Your ticket will include the start time and duration of your tasting session. This information is also available on Eventbrite. If you are late, you will not be allowed to stay for the following session. Please note that final samples will be served 15 minutes prior to the end of the session to give you time to finish your drinks, finalise your purchases, and make your way to the exit.

Yes! You may buy bottles of gin from the distillers to enjoy at home.

Coffee, water, tonic and soda are included in the ticket and will be available during the tasting sessions.

Card is preferred for purchases at the event, and some of our events are completely cashless. All distillers and food vendors will accept EFTPOS payments.

Yes, our events are wheelchair accessible. Events taking place in multi-level buildings will have lifts available if needed.

Given that this is a licensed event, we do recommend utilising public transport to get to the venue and to get home. Some venues will have parking available. Please check the websites of our venue partners for further details, availability and cost.

Refunds are only issued if you request a refund 30 days prior to the event or if the event is cancelled. If you can no longer attend, you may give or sell your ticket to another person. Tickets are fully transferable for the same session on the scheduled day. To request a refund go to your Eventbrite accounts dashboard to request a refund.