New tickets now released for the CHRISTMAS GIN PALOOZA at the ICC Sydney on Friday and Saturday 4 & 5 December.

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Fri 4th 2-4 $40 NEW.
Fri 4th 5 30-8 30 $60
Sat 5th 1-4 $60
Sat 5th 5 30-8 30 $60


Venue Address: Gallery, L 2. International Convention Center (ICC) 14 Darling Dr, Darling Harbour, Sydney

The Covid Safe environment will give you the opportunity to approach any of the Distillers and ask them to prepare you a G&T. You may have several drinks as there are no coupons at this show.  Select your drinks, chat to the Distillers, purchase some of the gourmet mini meals and enjoy the cafe atmosphere. Go back for another G&T and select the gin you would like to purchase for take home. Make your choices from gins made up with Artisan tonic. Bottle sales for take home. All ticket holders will receive free Schibello coffee for when you are taking a break in between G&Ts.

FINAL RELEASE TICKETS available now. Don’t miss out!


Learn from the expert, keep the crystal glass and receive automatic entry into the Gin Palooza. Sponsored by Moore’s Dry Gin and The Farmer’s Wife Autumn Gin and Artisan Drinks Co Premium mixers..

Tutor:  Leading Bartender Mikey Enright of Barber Shop (World’s Best Gin Bar 2020) fame.
Date: Saturday 5 September 2020
Time: 11.30am – 12.30am + Palooza afterwards
Where: Master Class Room, Level 2, The Gallery, ICC
Cost: $150 +GST (Includes entry into the 1pm Palooza).


  • Gorgeous Gin Cocktail on arrival
  • History of gin and why this spirit is in the best cocktails
  • Bartender secrets for your home bar
  • Mikey introduces Artisan Tonic
  • What is the basic bar kit?
  • Mikey demonstrates classic bartending techniques
  • Cocktail and glass for take-away.
  • Immediate entry into the 1pm Gin Palooza

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Cancellation Policy. We never cancel an event, we postpone if there is an insurmountable problem. All tickets are then valid for the next Palooza.



Tutor: Eddie Brook. Head Distiller / Co-Founder at Cape Byron Distillery
Date: Saturday 5 September 2020
Time: 4.30pm
Where: Master Class Room, Level 2, The Gallery, ICC
Followed by: The 5.30pm session of the Sydney Gin Palooza
Cost: $150 +GST (Includes entry into the Palooza).
Sponsors: Artisan Drinks Co and Tomkin Australia glassware.

Features: Cocktail on arrival made with Eddie’s dry gin and Artisan premium tonic. Who is Eddie? He explains a brief history of the Cape Byron Distillery and making a gin to embody a place plus the unique botanicals he harvests from his very own forest. Hear why the forest botanicals are so important to his gin. Follow his methods and make your own cocktail while he demonstrates a classic method G&T. Take your cocktail with you into the Palooza at the end of the session and keep the crystal glass. Tasty slider and gift bottle of tonic included.

The Universal meaning of Palooza is Fun-Filled festival of Gin. True! You all know that GIN is now the IN drink and that the variations of the G&T or Gin cocktail are endless. We will be welcoming 33 distillers to bring their craft gins into Sydney to share with you.  And yes you can buy bottles for take home.

The 35 distilling companies coming to the 2020 Christmas Gin Palooza are:

This list will be updated closer to the event date.

Ambleside, Barossa Distilling, Darby-Norris, Garden Grown, Ironbark Gin,  Martin Distillation Company, Newy Distillery, Parrot Distilling, Settlers Spirits,    The Wishbone Spirits, Ambleside Distillers,  Banks and Solander, Big River, Unexpected Guest Distillery, Cape Byron, Distillery Botanica, The Gin Boutique, Imperial Measures, Karu Distillers, Manly Spirits, Natural Distilling Co., Never Never, Earp Distilling, Needle & Pin spirits, Prohibition Liquor Co, South Coast Distillery, Southern Wild, Stony Creek, Taylor and Smith, The Farmers Wife, Twenty Third Street Distillery Street, Wildspirit Distilling Co, Wolf Lane Distillery, Giniversity,

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Responsible Service of Alcohol practices will be observed. Refund policy: There are no refunds however you can give your ticket to a friend and or you can use it at a future Sydney Gin Palooza – next one is the CHRISTMAS GIN PALOOZA scheduled for 4 & 5 December 2020. Enquiries: