King Island Distillery News

King Island running and walking race imperial 20 marathon Tasmania

King Island, Tasmania, is hosting a running and walking event on Sunday March 13th 2022. The plans for running this coast to coast outdoor event remain in place.

For more information click on this link to the King Island Imperial 20 race event website

The volunteer event organisers understand people may have concerns regarding Covid, rest assured, the event has strict safe practices in place as a priority to help keep everyone safe. For details email

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Visit King Island and the magnificent museum

King Island Historical Museum 

This excellent museum, staffed entirely by volunteers, features displays unique to King Island’s history such as shipwrecks, mining, sealing, lighthouses, agriculture and telecommunications. 

Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays & Sundays – 2.00pm to 4.00pm.  

Telephone: (03) 6462 1512


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Giving back lights me up
My products might be distilled with things like native succulents, but most importantly, it's all created with hh love, infused with my happiness and King Island’s. I am proud that my unique artisan spirits, delivered Australia wide, makes people feel a very special connection to what I think is the most special place on earth, my island home.
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Peter Murphy third visit to King Island

Peter Murphy took the weather with him, when he left @kingisland yesterday afternoon to fly home. Down to Launceston Tasmania, back to being the weather man for Channel 7, radio talk show host, Spirit Super expert, husband and Father.Peter Murphy Heidi Weitjens King Island Distillery loves the spirit of Ruby Vodka

The last song I chose, to play for the last Talking Point on 100.5fm local radio with Wade Roskam, as King Island Courier Editor, dedicated to Peter by Crowded House. Listen to the show today at 12 noon, or on Podcast to see if you guessed the song :-) Throwback Thursday and Fast Forward to today with @petermurphy Cheers my friend hhKing Island Distillery welcomes The Weather man flash back thursday with Peter Murphy cheers my friend hh♡

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