Back for an epic second year, celebrations have doubled for Jacaranda Gin Festival, coming to Brisbane on Saturday 7 September 2019 at the historical Newstead House, the city’s oldest surviving residence since 1846. As Spring is in full bloom and the Jacarandas begin to paint the verandahs with colour, there is no better time to enjoy the beauty of gin surrounded by botanicals in Brisbane. For the gin connoisseurs, fizz fanatics, liquor lovers and the movers and shakers of town … it’s your time again to drink. Connecting with the iconic Newstead House, Jacaranda Gin Festival provides gin lovers with the opportunity to taste the best of craft and popular gins, direct from Australian and International distillers … more than 25 and counting! The all-day festival session is designed to savour the sunshine, delight the afternoon and smooth your way through to the evening, plus a VIP option for those who want the full gin experience.

Paired with bites from Brisbane’s best food trucks, stalls and chefs, there will be delicious flavours to enjoy all day. On the stage, there will be more entertainment, with Brisbane’s hottest DJs on deck, plus demonstrations and discussions with the bloggers, experts and ambassadors behind the gin craze. The excitement continues as tickets are now on sale, giving a number of options to patrons wanting to experience Jacaranda Gin Festival. Starting with the Jacaranda Gin Club, guests can enjoy tastings of their favourite gin from the best Australian and International distillers in the Gin Marketplace. Jacaranda Gin Lounge is the place to be for access to the delights of the breezy verandahs of Newstead House, with separate bar access and reserved seating area. .

Following the gin mania that has pervaded bars and bottle shops in recent years, Spring is now the time to celebrate one of the world’s most fragrant, versatile and treasured spirits with a festival of beautiful botanicals and inspiring drinks. The gin industry in Australia has continued to push the boundaries with a plethora of local craft gin distillers and influencers bringing unique flavours and new ways to enjoy gin to the table.

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