Support these fantastic Australian Bushfire Relief Initiatives
We are so very proud to be sponsoring, supporting and getting behind these incredible fundraising events. Be sure to check back soon as more events come together in true Aussie spirit.
Social Food Project Dinner, South Yarra, Sat 1 Feb, 6:30pm:
Kick off with a refreshing Post Melone cocktail by yours truly and carry on with plenty of G&T's as 100% of ticket and drinks revenue will be donated to bushfire relief.
An array of canapes will be served on arrival, before sitting down to a mouth watering three course shared feast with the Social Food Project community.
The Social Food Project food experiences are dedicated to cultivating connections so that we can build resilience, reduce social isolation, and co-create a better future.
With only 40 seats, be sure to grab your tickets now!
Red Spice Road raffle, drawn Monday 10 Feb:
The team at Red Spice Road would like to do their part in raising funds to support in re-building our beloved Victoria and Australia with an exceptional experience to be won in their private dining room, plus other incredible Melbourne experiences.
First prize is valued at $3,500 to include a VIP dinner for 10 hosted by Red Spice Road’s Head Chef, Mo and General Manager, Christian, in their stunning private dining room. An eight course degustation menu featuring all Victorian produce and matched beverages, including cocktails by Four Pillars Gin, beer by Moon Dog Craft Brewery & wine by Ten Minutes By Tractor.
Purchase your $5 raffle tickets online here, and you will instantly go in the running to win one of the amazing experiences up for grabs. The winners will be drawn on Monday February 10th, and will be notified via email.
Aussie Spirit Auction, Friday 28 Feb, 6pm:
Australian craft spirits distillers are giving back to our neighbours affected by the devastating drought & recent bushfires.
With over 50 Aussie distilleries donating some of their rarest and finest, as well as exclusive experiences, this auction is about the little guy helping other little guys – that’s our idea of the Aussie spirit! There will be a launch event to kick things off, complete with Four Pillars Gin G&T's of course, with more details to come.
At this stage, you can help by simply following Aussie Spirit Auction on Facebook here and Instagram here to discover how you can bid on some rare & delicious drops soon!
Gather for Good fundraising dinner, South Melbourne, Saturday Feb 22, 7pm:
The hospitality industry is pulling together to raise funds for those in need and directly impacted by the devastating bushfires.
The incredible Chef line up includes Ian Curley, Guy Grossi, Karen Martini, Ash Hicks, Guy Stanaway and Chris Bonello. Tickets include all food, beverages and entertainment, with plenty of Four Pillars Gin G&T's!
100% of ticket sales and proceeds from auction items on the night will be donated to the Vic Bushfire Disaster appeal where 100% of donated funds are going directly to communities in need.
Snap up your tickets here.
Over in Perth...
Nowhereman Brewing Co, West Leederville, Monday Feb 3:
The Perth bartending community is coming together at Nowhereman Brewing Co to raise much needed funds for those devastated by the bushfires. Details are still coming together for the event, but mark your calendars and keep your eyes peeled for more info soon.
Up in Sydney...
Employees Only Sydney, Martin Place, Friday 25 Jan & Saturday 26 Jan:
Swing by Employees Only cocktail bar and restaurant over the Australia Day weekend to sip on 'Magic Pudding' cocktails featuring our Rare Dry Gin, passionfruit and pistachio pavlova foam and enjoy a burlesque show - all while raising funds for bushfire relief!
Hello US of A...
E.P & L.P. West Hollywood, Sunday Jan 26, 12pm - 8pm:
Our fave West Hollywood bar is throwing an epic Australia Day party for a great cause. An all Oz tooftop takeover with profits going to bushfire relief - Aussie drinks, Aussie grub, raffles and loads more good stuff (and yes, of course there will be snags in bread). Get there!
In the Yarra Valley...
Yarra Valley Caviar food truck, Four Pillars Distillery, Saturday 11 & Sunday 12:
For all of you fancy folk, come by our distillery this weekend where Yarra Valley Caviar will be serving lobster rolls topped with Four Pillars Gin washed caviar. Local and lavish!
Juan Fiddy food truck, Four Pillars Distillery, Saturday 25 - Monday 27:
Say hi to these hotdog-loving hombres, serving up quality hotdogs all long weekend, made using the freshest and finest, locally-sourced ingredients. All of their Dogs are served with Fiddy’s famous smoked cheesy kransky on a toasted soft brioche bun. Delicious!
Back to Melbourne...
QT Secret Gin Garden, Melbourne, 5pm until late, every Thursday and Friday until the end of Summer:
Have you discovered QT's secret rooftop garden bar yet? Every Thursday and Friday night (Mother Nature willing), wander down a laneway, enter a staff elevator and walk through the kitchen to find yourself in a lush rooftop oasis where you can pick your own herbs for your cocktail and snack on Gin Pig skewers.
Above the hustle and bustle and below the warm night sky, sip away on drinks featuring our entire Four Pillars Gin range, plus a special small batch FPQT gin made exclusively for the gin garden bar. The bar menu is a collaboration between QT Melbourne’s Executive Chef Andy Harmer and our Made From Gin Creative Director Matt Wilkinson featuring your favourite Made from Gin goodies - gin chocolate fondue anyone?
Find QT Melbourne at 133 Russell Street, Melbourne.
Australian Open bar takeover, Gazi restaurant, from Monday 20:
We’re teaming up with Melbourne's GAZI to bring Four Pillars Gin to the city in GRAND SLAM style! From Monday 20 January - Sunday 2 February, you’ll be able to enjoy some hella good Four Pillars cocktails from Gazi Restaurant and Elektra Bar.
For the duration of the Australian Open, indulge in a tennis-themed cocktail from James Irvine’s curated menu - a Melbourne Martini (Australian Open), a French 75 (French Open), a Flushing Fizz (US Open) or a London Calling (Wimbledon). And from Gazi, you’ll also be able to enjoy our perfect summer serves - Rare Dry G&Ts, Spiced Negroni Gin Spritzes, Navy Strength Ginger Mules and Bloody Shiraz & Lemons.
You can join us in kicking off this collaboration with a bang at the Gazi x Four Pillars ‘Made From Gin’ Sharing Feast! Enjoy a 7-course Gin Pig menu, with James’s Grand-Slam cocktails available from the bar all evening. James will be one of your hosts for the evening along with Made From Gin Director (and general mad man) Matt Wilkinson, so expect dinner and a show! Bookings are essential so if you want to get in on this action, contact Gazi directly via (03) 9207 7444 and purchase your tickets now.
Sydney Festival, Magic Mirrors Spiegeltent, January 8 - 26:
One of Sydfest’s favourite pop-up venues, the Magic Mirrors Spiegeltent plays host to a range of music and cabaret performances during the day and on into the night. Here we'll be serving up our favourite summer gin drinks for you to sip whilst enjoying some of the most audacious contemporary performances at one of the most wonderful festivals in the world. Jump onto the Sydney Festival website for shows, dates and tickets!
Flickerfest International Short Film Festival, Bondi Beach, January 10 - 19:
The most influential dedicated short film event on the Australian landscape, Flickerfest continues its proud tradition of bringing world-class short films to Bondi Pavilion, celebrating and uncovering the most talented filmmakers the world and Australia has to offer. Join us at the bar overlooking Bondi Beach where we'll be serving our summer's favourites - perfect G&T, Bloody & Lemon, Spiced Negroni Spritz and Navy Strength Ginger Mule. Get your tix here.
Up in Queensland...
Whiskyboy X Four Pillars Summer Gin Party, Noosa, Thursday 16, 6pm:
A gin fuelled cocktail party hosted by our Co-Founders Stuart Gregor and Cameron Mackenzie. Once again, Whisky Boy welcomes us back for a raucous evening of cocktails and canapes. Multiple gin inspired cocktails will be served from bars on the deck nestled on the shore of the Noosa river, and perfectly paired with canapes by Executive Chef and Owner Geoffroy Marcq.
Mr P's River Disco, Mr Percival's, Brisbane City, Sunday 26, 12pm-late:
The long weekend at Mr P’s looks a little like this - live entertainment, fresh seafood, Champagne and oyster bar on the deck plus our Four Pillars Gin bar.
Come by early and stay 'til the afternoon, dancing into the sunset to Mr P’s River Disco. Get in quick with deets and bookings found here.
Over in Perth...
Four Pillars Fridays at Broken Hill Hotel, Victoria Park:
The fine folk of the Broken Hill Hotel are celebrating summer with a selection of Four Pillars Gin drinks on special every Friday in January to quench your gin loving thirst. Choose from a perfect G&T of Rare Dry Gin with Fever Tree Mediterranean Tonic and big wedge of orange, a Spiced Negroni Gin with a refreshing hit of Aromatic Tonic and ruby grapefruit, a Bloody Shiraz Gin and lemon.. or enjoy the lot! Cheers to hot summer Fridays at the Broken Hill Hotel.
In the Yarra Valley...
Oh Boy Food Truck, Four Pillars Distillery, Saturday 8 & Sunday 9:
Oh boy, oh boy! Get your mitts on the best American food going round - think famous southern fried chicken, Canadian poutine loaded with beautiful gravy and real cheesecurds and American sandwiches filled to the brim with deliciousness. All of the belly filling goodness perfect for before hitting the gin!
SPQR Pizzeria Food Truck, Four Pillars Distillery, Saturday 22 & Sunday 23:
Delicious wood fired sourdough pizza straight outta Naples! Stick to an iconic pepperoni classic or tickle your tastebuds with Jim's Pie! Pulling up stumps all weekend at our Healesville distillery for you fine folk!
Distillery Tour & Tasting for Melbourne Cocktail Festival, Four Pillars Distillery, Fri Feb 29 - Sun Mar 1:
Gin lovers, assemble! As part of Melbourne Cocktail Festival, we will be offering an exclusive look at our distillery in an afternoon of utter gin indulgence. Hosted by our legendary distillery team, guests will be treated to guided distillery tour, tastings of our four top gins, an afternoon tea of Scones with Four Pillars Jam and Cream, and lessons in how to make the best gin cocktails. All this before being shuttled back to Melbourne - just in time for Happy Hour. Snap up tickets here.
Back to Melbourne...
High Seas, The Westin Hotel, Melbourne, until the end of March:
The Westin Melbourne is bringing us another round of High Seas - a glorious high tea feast that showcases the best of Australian seafood and gin! This divine experience features an entire menu of custom-created Four Pillars Gin cocktails by Mr James Irvine. Matt Wilkinson has worked closely with the Chefs of Allegro to create a beautiful menu that includes a range of Made From Gin items. Expect scallops with Rare Dry Gin glaze, oysters with red snapper dressing, and gin-smoked Yarra Valley Caviar! Head to The Westin Melbourne's Allegro restaurant website for more info, and to book your sitting.
Juniperlooza Melbourne, The Boatbuilders Yard, South Wharf, Saturday 15 & Sunday 16:
Gin lovers unite! Juniperlooza is now the biggest celebration of gin ever to be held in Australia. If you are lucky enough to score a ticket to this years oh-so-close to sold out event in Melbourne, be assured we will be bringing along plenty of special gin goodies for you to sip, slurp and snap up. Find more info and book your tickets here.
Can't Do Tomorrow Urban Art Festival, Kensington, Thurs 20 - Sat 29:
Can’t Do Tomorrow is a celebration of urban art and contemporary culture in one of the most iconic underground spaces in Australia: The Facility in Kensington. Everything at the summer festival is designed to be enjoyed by people who want to immerse themselves in a new way of consuming, or being consumed by, art.
Feast your eyes, gorge your stomach, shimmy to live music, play intellectual ping pong, salute the scene’s most smouldering talent and as the official gin partner of the event, you know there will be plenty of Four Pillars Gin to swig. Jump on tickets here.
We are super excited to announce that tickets to our distillery masterclasses for the first half of 2020 are now available!
These fortnightly classes sell out fast, especially our hands-on distilling 'Maker Sessions', so make sure to grab yours quick smart...