Bundaberg Rum Distillery wins top gongs at 2018 Drinks International Distillery Challenge Awards

The 2018 Drinks International Distillery Challenge Awards took place in London earlier this month with Queensland's Bundaberg Rum Distillery winning two, big nods.

The Drinks International Distillery Challenge Awards celebrates excellence and creativity amongst distilleries and associated businesses around the world.

And this year, Bundaberg Rum Distillery Experience was named World’s Best Distillery Retail Experience and The Spirit of Bundaberg Festival was awarded World’s Best Distillery Event.

This is the second time the distillery has been recognised in both categories.

Bundaberg Rum also received a Highly Commended award in the World’s Best Visitor Centre category.

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

"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."