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Discover Our Craft

We are located at Hangar 17, 287 Evandale Road, Western Junction, TAS 7212 and offer tours and tastings Monday to Saturday from 10am to 4pm. Guided tastings are 20 minutes for $15pp and tours are 1 hour for $20pp (including a tasting).


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In search of quality

When you buy a bottle of Launceston Distillery whisky you are purchasing a product made with heart and soul. Our whisky is distilled using the finest Tasmanian ingredients and patiently matures in our specially-sourced barrels. As a result of quality and consistency, we guarantee excellence in every bottle.


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The H17 Process

At Launceston Distillery we produce hand-crafted, small-batch whisky. Using traditional techniques and craftsmanship, Tasmanian malted barley and pure river water are combined to produce the finest quality single malt whisky. From grain to bottle everything happens under the roof of Hangar 17.


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Latest news

Winter Solstice 3 Special Release

Following the tradition of the first two releases, Winter Solstice 3 is an exceptional whisky showcasing the gentle use of peated malt for which Launceston Distillery is known. It is a peated bourbon cask whisky, perfect for enjoying by the fire in the depths of winter. This is the ideal season to savour this very […]

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Enjoy Our Timeless Old Fashioned and Unique Banana Old Fashioned

After our success at Launceston’s Festivale, Tasmania’s premium food, beverage, and entertainment event, we’ve received many requests to recreate the magic. Now, we’re thrilled to offer not just one but two exceptional bottled cocktails for your enjoyment. Introducing our latest creations: a masterfully blended Old Fashioned and a refreshing Banana Old Fashioned cocktail, now available in […]

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Our Single Malt Tawny Cask Matured wins 3 Stars and a green ring at SOCraft Awards

We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve been honoured with a prestigious Spirit of Craft Awards award! SOCraft is an independent awards body that spotlights those pushing the frontiers of the global craft spirits industry. It is also the first awards body that includes ‘sustainability footprint’ as a core judging criterion. We’re passionate about sustainability, and […]

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