Husk Distillery, the home of Ink Gin and Husk Rum has recently opened its cellar doors to the public. Nestled amongst the lush, Northern Rivers hinterland in Tumbulgum, NSW the farmland distillery offers a unique and picturesque experience. It is Australia’s very first paddock to bottle Agricole Rum Distillery.
Visit for a walk-through tour of the production facility or simply rock up and basque in the beauty of the rural location while while sipping an original Husk Rum or Ink Gin cocktail. There’s the option of sitting inside at the cellar door of enjoying the sunshine outside on the picnic blankets laid out on the grass.
Guided Distillery tours last for around 45 minutes and include a gin and tonic on arrival, an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the distillery before finishing with a rum tasting flight in the barrel house.
The cellar bar at offers tastings, a collection of refreshing cocktails, local beer, kombucha and PS Sodas, as well as take-home bottles of Husk’s signature creations. Feeling peckish? The on-site eatery Planter’s cafe, serves fresh-baked baguette sandwiches, charcuterie and cheese boards – perfect for grazing on the lawns.
Only 45 minutes from East On Byron resort, Husk Distillery Tumbulgum makes the perfect day trip from Byron Bay. Stay with us and discover the beautiful Northern Rivers region. Spring is the perfect time to visit; the days are pleasantly warm, the sea temperatures are rising and the summer crowds have yet to hit!
Featured image via Husk Distillers