About Us

This is a celebration of the Australian spirit ingenuity, and the rapidly growing love and culture that surrounds rum. We aim to shine the spotlight on the very best of the best in this spirit category. We want to recognise the hard work of the distillers that master their craft and draw attention to their masterpieces. And who doesn’t enjoy an excuse to have a rum party?

What does this award mean for you?

Our judges are some of the best in the world for rum. This award is the highest national recognition of this spirit. By achieving it, your spirit will be considered the Australian standard for its category. Moreover, the award is a valuable sales asset which can help garner attention from consumers, trade and press. Your product will be set apart from competitors and provided opportunities to expand, promote and globalise your marketing. 

Every entrant receives:

Invitation for their team to attend the Australian Rum Awards Gala Ceremony

Tasting notes for their entries

Invitation to showcase their products at Rum Revolution exhibitions

Award winners receive:

Extensive coverage and promotion by Australian Rum Awards throughout the season

High resolution medal logos and branded digital assets for your marketing material

Medal stickers available for purchase

Winning Rums will be featured and showcased on the Rum Tribe as part of their membership

A trophy from Australian Rum Awards