Bundaberg Rum wins international accolades

14 March, 2018 by
Brittney Levinson

Queensland’s Bundaberg Rum Distillery has taken out two top gongs in the 2018 Drinks International Distillery Challenge Awards, held recently in London.

The Bundaberg Rum Distillery Experience was named World’s Best Distillery Retail Experience, while The Spirit of Bundaberg Festival was awarded World’s Best Distillery Event.


The distillery also received a highly commended award in the World’s Best Visitor Centre category.

“With each award win we are more humbled that our iconic distillery continues to delight visitors from both near and afar,” says Duncan Littler, visitor experience operations and brand manager.


“It’s an honour to win these awards and accolades that highlight that our world class distillery experience here in Bundaberg. We’re extremely proud.”

The accolades follow past wins for Bundaberg Rum at the Distillery Challenge Awards, including winning World’s Best Distillery Retail Experience and Educational Experience in 2017 and World’s Best Distillery Event in 2016.