The Tasmanian Whisky Academy is pleased to announce its transition to online with its sister company The Distillers Institute.

The Distillers Institute courses – Planning Your Successful Distillery and Launching your Successful Distillery will help aspiring distillers to realise their dream. Anne Gigney is joined by co-founders Troy Trewin, Brett Steel and Ian Thorn now at  The Distillers Institute.

Are you planning to start your own spirits or distilling business? Do you need help with planning, permits, gear and tools to get going. This will be right for you.


Distilling is an amazing industry to be part of. It is creative, challenging and you are designing and delivering something that people love. No wonder people want to become distillers.

But getting the business right and planning your success takes a bit of work. The Tasmanian Whisky Academy has built its  courses to get you flying towards your dream of being in a successful distilling business.

The best team to do this is the team at The Distillers Institute. Their Business Course will help people understand all the nuts and bolts of planning and then growing their distillery. The Advanced course is for existing distillers looking to take the next step in their career.

Still wondering? Join the 350 distilling gurus who have started toward their own distillery dreams.

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