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

The Distillers Institute course - Planning Your Successful Distillery will help aspiring distillers to realise their dream.

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.


In these challenging times, we thank all the Australian distillers who are getting behind our medical profession by making hand-sanitiser. It is great to have some good news in these challenging times.

In relation to our courses, we have put a hold on face to face course but the good news is that we will be releasing Planning your Successful Australian Distillery through our online portal The Distillers Institute.

More information on The Distillers Institute


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 itsĀ  courses to get you flying towards your dream of being in a successful distilling business.

Our online 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.

More information on courses


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