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World Whisky Day 2018

World Whisky Day is an epic day of global whisky celebration on Saturday 19 May when whisky enthusiasts from around the world raise a dram or three to celebrate their favourite drink.

As Australia’s biggest community of whisky lovers, The Whisky Club is proud to bring you the best Member deals around the country at all our partner #WorldWhiskyDay Events!




Whisky on the Water at The Glass House

To celebrate World Whisky Day, Old Kempton Distillery (previously known as Redlands Distillery) and The Glass House are hosting an exclusive dinner and whisky tasting evening. Rub shoulders with distillers, enjoy five courses with five whiskies and be the first to taste and buy an exciting new exclusive release!

Location: The Glass House

Date: Saturday May 19

Regular Price: $185

Club Price: $138.75

You Save: 25%

Tickets: Please call The Glass House on 03 6223 1032 to purchase tickets and be sure to ask for the special Whisky Club Member price.


Masterclass at Mawson with Lark Distillery

Join Lark for a World Whisky Day long table tasting at Mawson Pavilion on the Hobart waterfront. Enjoy a grazing table of local Tasmanian produce as Head Distiller Chris and Head Blender Nathan take you through Lark’s Classic Cask 43% and Cask Strength 58%, plus their latest Distiller’s Selection 46% and a brand new, event-exclusive Limited Edition.

Location: Mawson Pavillion

Date: Saturday May 19

Regular Price: $115

Club Price: $92

You Save: 20%


Tickets: Here

PLUS: don’t forget our standard 20% off whisky applies at all our Clubhouses, including Lark Cellar Door.




The Whisky Show

The Whisky Show is the largest show of its kind in Australia, and features only whisky, and nothing but whisky. With over 50 brands and more than 200 different whiskies to sample and to buy, the Show includes exciting new brands, Masterclasses and a pop-up shop offering an extensive range of whiskies at special show prices. All whiskies available for sampling are included in the cost of entry.

Location: Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport

Dates: Friday and Saturday May 18-19

Regular Price: $85

Club Price: $75

You Save: $10


Tickets: Here


World Whisky Dinner at Osaka Trading Co.

This is the second annual World Whisky Dinner at Osaka Trading Co. Learn about world whiskies paired with food in a relaxed setting just ahead of World Whisky Day and enjoy a delicious six course modern Japanese menu by Head Chef Shota Sato matched to six world whiskies, including Scotch, Japanese and Australian whiskies.

Location: Osaka Trading Co.

Date: Thursday May 17

Regular Price: $120

Club Price: $102

You Save: 15%


Tickets: Here



Nikka Whisky, please – Whisky Talks at Tokyo Bird

Tokyo Bird, Nikka Whisky and Dylan Howarth from The Drink Cabinet present the Nikka Whisky story ‚Äď from juice to Yoichi to Miyagikyo. Taste five Nikka whiskies, including Yoichi single malt, and learn about the Nikka way.

Location: Tokyo Bird

Date: Saturday May 19

Regular Price: $65

Club Price: $55.25

You Save: 15%


Tickets: Here


World Whisky Day 2018 at Tokyo Bird

As per tradition Tokyo Bird opens doors at noon for AN ENTIRE DAY OF WHISKY TASTING! Tastings kick off every half hour, running from noon through to eleven thirty pm. $30 gets you into the entry level Peated Malts of Distinction flight and you can upgrade on the day.

Location: Tokyo Bird

Date: Saturday May 19

Price: $30

You Get: A free beer on arrival

How: Show your Whisky Club Card

Tickets: Here


PLUS: don’t forget our standard 20% off whisky applies at all our Clubhouses, including¬†Eau de Vie and The Roosevelt¬†in Sydney.




World Whisky Day at P.J. O’Brien’s

P.J. O’Brien’s will have an extensive array of award winning whiskeys from Scotland, Ireland & America including ‚ÄėThe Irishman‚Äô, ‚ÄėWriters Tears‚Äô, ‚ÄėAberfeldy‚Äô, ‚ÄėCraigellachie‚Äô, ‚ÄėWoodford Reserve‚Äô & ‚ÄėGentlemen Jack‚Äô. Hosted by expert brand ambassadors enjoyed with matched canapes.

Location: P.J. O’Brien’s Irish Pub

Date: Saturday May 19

Regular Price: $45

Club Price: $36

You Save: 20%


Tickets: Here РNote the discount is automatically applied with this link.

World Whisky Day with Redbreast at Boilermaker House

Redbreast Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey is revered by whiskey drinkers worldwide and famed for its Spanish oak sherry cask finishes. For the first time, the entire Redbreast Family will be available in Australia, welcoming a 12 Year Old Cask Strength, 15 Year Old and Lustau edition. Redbreast 21 was named Jim Murray‚Äôs second best whiskey in the world in his 2018 Whisky Bible, calling it a ‚Äúnear blue print for the perfect pot still Irish Whiskey‚ÄĚ.
There will also be a special addition of a wood engraver present from whom you will receive a take home memento to mark World Whisky Day and your Redbreast experience at Boilermaker House.

Discover this beautiful range of whiskeys with Brand Ambassador for Midleton Irish Whiskeys, Kate Moran.

Location: Boilermaker House

Date: Saturday May 19

Price: $75

Club Offer: Following the Masterclass, Club Members will receive a complimentary Boilermaker featuring Redbreast whisky and a Boilermaker House tap beer.

Tickets: Here

PLUS: don’t forget our standard 20% off whisky applies at all our Clubhouses, including Boilermaker House and Eau de Vie in Melbourne.




The Balvenie & Sue Lewis Masterclass at Bar Lafayette

One of our very own founding Whisky Club Members, Xander Stucken, is co-presenting this exquisite evening of fine whisky and chocolate pairings with master chocolatier Sue Lewis. Join them at our newest Clubhouse on a journey through The Balvenie portfolio, with each dram matched to a handmade chocolate.

The evening will start with a welcome cocktail, followed by a private Masterclass where you will learn about the intricacies of The Balvenie house and their distilling process as well as the subtle art of chocolate making and how to match different flavours.

Whiskies for tasting include The Balvenie 12yo, 14yo, 21yo and The Balvenie Single Cask 10yo Peated.

Bar Lafayette have also teamed up with neighbours Churchill Bar & Restaurant, who are offering 15% off your dinner bill following the event.

Location: Bar Lafayette

Date: Tuesday May 29

Regular Price: $75

Club Price: $67.50

You Save: 10%


Tickets:¬†Email¬†[email protected]¬†and include the code “WHISKYCLUB”


PLUS: don’t forget our standard 20% off whisky applies at all our Clubhouses, including¬†Bar Lafayette and The Dominion League in Perth.




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    1. We know Tony! Unfortunately the Hains & Co event there has already sold out. Rest assured we’ll be aiming to secure loads more events next year, and in the meantime we wish you a very happy #worldwhiskyday wherever you end up celebrating from.

      1. Emily I have been a member for a couple of years. There are plenty of Whisky bats here in Adelaide. Give Red October a call. Even at this late stage you might get something happening.

    1. We’re with you Hayden, the event at our Clubhouse The Gresham has already sold out and we’ve also been hunting like mad for other great events in the State for our wonderful QLD Members but no luck sadly! Rest assured next year we’ll be going even bigger, striving to offe more events in every single State and Territory!

  1. Wow how much better are the Sydney events than the Melbourne ones…very disappointing

    1. If you see any better events being held in Melbourne next time round Con, be sure let us know. We’re always on the look out for great events and venues all around the country.