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Great Northern Distillery Tour

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Discover how Western Australia’s unique Canefire Premium Rum is made, and try some samples of this famous drop along the way. You’ll be guided through the distilling and manufacturing process, and learn about the origins of this famous brew.

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Experience the story behind Canefire, which has been developed, grown, owned, made and bottled in Western Australia. Even though it’s made from a rum-like brew of sugar (called a patch) Canefire isn’t harsh like rum made from molasses. This unique spirit started life as sugarcane growing in the Ord River Valley around Kununurra in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Tours through our distillery are operated Monday to Friday by appointment/booking between 12 pm and 4 pm. Guests are guided through the distilling and manufacturing process, with a few cheeky samples along the way. Cocktails available in the oasis alfresco afterwards.

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The City of Swan acknowledges the Whadjuk (Noongar) people, who are the traditional custodians of this country. We pay respect to their culture, history and their elders past and present.