Rum Awards

Registration has officially closed!
Stay tuned for our exciting upcoming event this July 1st, 2024.

Australian Rum Awards is now gearing up for the highly anticipated 2024 event! Following the successful conclusion of the 2023 event, where the finest Australian Rum & Cane spirits were celebrated, we are excited to continue our mission of recognising and promoting the very best that this beautiful country has to offer.

As the most prominent spirit awards in Australia, we take great pride in meticulously selecting exceptional rums and cane spirits to honour their craftsmanship and quality. The winners of the 2024 Australian Rum Awards will not only receive well-deserved recognition but also gain exposure to consumers and trade partners around the globe. Stay tuned for the exciting announcements and highlights from this year’s event!


Join us for an evening of decadence and a bit of fun as we celebrate the best of the rum spirit category at the 2022 Australian Rum Awards on Friday, 4 November 2022. A beautiful 3 course dinner will be held at Tattersall’s Club to bring together rum aficionados and experts for this prestigious annual event.

This ceremony presents the highest achieving awards in the rum sphere and provides an opportunity for networking, socialising, and fun. Put the gala in your calendar and make sure you don’t miss out on the most anticipated event in the rum industry.


Judging & Scoring System

Our judges use a double-blind method.

Entry Categories

Every category of rum gets a shot at Gold.

About Us

Our story starts with a good bottle of rum.

Our Judges

The elite panel sets a sophisticated standard.

Submission closes on September 15
Voting & Registration are now closed!


Registration is now closed!

Voting is now closed. <br> See you on our next event!

Key Dates

  • Submissions open from July 15, 2024 – September 15, 2024
  • Judging from September – November 2024
  • Category winners announced late December


Award Partners

Gala Night