King Island Distillery News

I'm happy to be spending world whisky day with these 'Whisky Legends', photo left to right.... Lyn Lark, Bill Lark, Heidi Weitjens and Patrick McGuire, cheers my friends. International Whisky Day is a yearly celebration on 27th March. Today is the ideal opportunity for appreciators to enjoy a beautiful bottle of whisky.
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This year's Australian Distillers Association’s conference, will see over 400 distillers gather to gain the practical skills and tools needed to be a ‘Safe. Smart. Sustainable.’ Australian manufacturing industry. The conference will start the 26th March 2023 with a Trade...
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The Whisky Show in Melbourne 25th March. An excellent event to research how our whisky industry is developing and to catch up with the whisky makers and shakers. And naturally, happy Heidi has a wonderful time with friends.




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Air Adventure Golf tours running the King Island Essendon Fields Golf Classic, a tally of over $150,000 raised and donated to make children's wishes come true.  Make A Wish fund raising success continues on King Island for the sixth year in a row. King Island Distillery continues to be a proud sponsor donating Heidi's craft spirits to raise money for this worthy fund raising and fun event.

Thanks to the King Island locals and businesses for their support. This annual golf event on King Island, is to raise awareness and funds for Make A Wish Australia. All the funds raised gives very sick children and teenagers hope for the future, strength to face the challenges of their illness and joy from their incredible wish experience.

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Why we laugh

Let's Laugh Day, is a celebration of my favourite thing in the world.  I love it when people make me laugh!    

   Especially when it is one of those times it sets off some kind of trigger that goes to the next level, making it hilarious and tears start running down my cheeks and I can't speak for a couple of minutes.  Watch me laughing and you'll laugh with me too.  You know those moments I am referring to, too right? ;-)

   Let’s Laugh Day is a 24-hour joke-fest where we celebrate the uniting force of laughter on the 19th of March.   According to some, laughter has many positive effects on health; It can stimulate many organs, enhance your intake of oxygen-rich air, stimulate your heart, lungs and muscles, and increase the endorphins that are released by your brain.


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