Wishes coming true


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.

Sixty golfers buy raffle tickets and bid for items donated auctioned off at the King Island dinner event, 18th March 2023. The weekend professionally organised and run by Air Adventure Golf Tours owned by John Dyer, raises $30,000 this year.


Air Adventure has teamed up with Make A Wish in Australia, who have 900 Children waiting for a wish, to raise money at the Essendon Fields Classic Golf Weekend on King Island.  What a team!!


Generous Locals and Businesses donate to create a mega King Island package. David Munday does so much work every year towards collating all the contributions.  Additionally, extending his generosity David will host the buyers of the King Island mega golf holiday package and drive them to various local destinations to fully enjoy their time on King Island.


Generous local donations caught the eye of all the golfers bidding to buy these King Island timeless handcrafted classics. King Island Kelp Craft Ned Kelly with King Island Distillery signature spirit, Sandy Robinson etch print, Diane Blake painting and Heidi Weitjens King Island photos Table place mats.


Air Adventure and some of their generous sponsors, Calloway.


A wish came true for happy Heidi, winning a set of golf irons. Thank you Milford Golf!!


Winners of the King Island Distillery spirits gift pack.  Mates of Pro Golfer David Willow who worded up these friends about his King Island Distillery favourites Whisky, Bella Chella and the latest hh♡ bottled Martini magic.


Ross Perrett painted this Cape Wickham scenery left handed to donate for make a wish.  Just so amazing to achieve this after suffering strokes and the likes!  We all love this guy and his strength, skills and smiles.


Three generations of the Perrett Family all working hard to raise money for Make A Wish.


King Island Kelp Craft Ned Kelly (Ned Kelpy), filled with happy Heidi's King Island Distillery cask aged signature spirit, goes home with, a generous golfer and contributor of this fund raising event, Russell from Iron Back.


Calling the raffle ticket winners, Ollie and Jon Perrett.


Sixty generous golfers have raised $30,000 in just one weekend playing at Ocean Dunes Golf Links and Cape Wickham Golf Links on golf on King Island March 2023. It's the amazing efforts of Air Adventure Golf, King Island locals and all businesses involved with Make A Wish fundraiser.  Thank you! 


What a line up of 16 donations from very generous individuals and businesses for the Essendon Fields King Island Golf Classic 2023 raffle.

ESSENDON FIELDS KING ISLAND CLASSIC 2023- Make a wish raffle prizes

Bushnell Tour V5 Rangefinder valued at $650

Callaway Golf Bag valued at $499

Set of Milford One Length Irons valued at $499

Clicgear Rovic Compact Buggy valued at $329

Pair of Oakley sunglasses valued at $300 Future Golf membership valued at $249

King island Distillery craft spirits gift pack valued at $210

Mr McCracken restaurant voucher valued at $200

King Island Scenery Table Mat Set from Heidi Weitjens valued at $160

Ironback Postural Aid valued at $110

Callaway Umbrella valued at $100

LaManna Gift Voucher valued at $100 (3 available)

Box of Callaway Chrome Soft Balls valued at $80

Under Armour Hat valued at $40 (2 available)

Callaway Hat valued at $40

Cheese pack from King Island Dairy valued at $40


Every time Air Adventure has golf events on King Island they are successful in so many ways, even the Saturday and Sunday weather window was wonderful!


In the six years of Air Adventure Golf tours running the King Island Essendon Fields Golf Classic on King Island, a tally of over $150,000 raised and donated to make children's wishes come true.

Make A Wish Auction March 2023

The Mega King Island Package. This Amazing Package Valued At Over $7.5k Includes An Epic 3 Day Trip To King Island For 4 Golfers. Plus A Range Of Vouchers And Produce From Local King Island Businesses.

Package inclusions:-

Sharp airlines return flights for 4 from Essendon to King Island 

Golf for 4 at Cape Wickham

Golf for 4 at ocean dunes 

Golf for 4 at king island golf & bowling club 

3 Days Car Hire From King Island Car Rental - Adam Hely raises this to 4 days car hire, on the night

2 nights twin share accommodation for 4 at king island hotel 

Wild harvest dinner voucher $300

Catered Dinner At The King Island Brewhouse By Island Fresh

$100 in-house voucher King Island Brewhouse

Signature hh♡ bottle of handcrafted spirits from the King Island Distillery

Local Art By Sandy Robinson and Dianne Blake

2 x Crayfish

1 x Porterhouse cryovac swift

Thanks to the King Island locals and the above businesses for their support. 

100% of funds will be donated directly to make-a-wish

By supporting this event, you'll be assisting to raise awareness and funds for make-a-wish australia, which 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.

Wow, who's keen to join us and the amazing spirit of King Island, to make a difference next year????  Book a golf holiday to visit us on King Island anytime.

♡ hh♡ - Happy Heidi the heart of King Island Distillery spirits handcrafted with love.


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