Cape Byron Distillery
Sip gin, tour the rainforest and learn about the art of distillation.
Visit Cape Byron Distillery where Brookie’s Gin is masterfully crafted with native rainforest botanicals in the hinterland of Byron Bay. A short drive from Byron Bay or Bangalow, the distillery is set in the heart of the Brook family’s macadamia farm surrounded by subtropical rainforest where many of the botanicals are sourced and are the inspiration to create Brookie’s Byron Gin.
The Distillery tour features a guided walk through the subtropical rainforest where you will learn about the history of the Big Scrub Rainforest and see many of the Brookie’s Gin native Australian botanicals growing on the farm. Returning back to the distillery for a gin tasting and a talk about the art of distillation. After the tour, relax on the deck overlooking Brookfarm, sip seasonally-crafted cocktails, watch the birds and enjoy the view.
Open to the public every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the tour, for a cost of $35 per person, offer a unique experience for visitors and locals to sample an award-winning gin. Includes gin tasting of Brookie’s Dry Gin and Brookie’s Slow Gin, Mac. (the new Macadamia & Wattleseed liqueur) and a refreshing Gin & Tonic served with Aniseed Myrtle and Finger Lime.