Book Your Distillery Tour

Enjoy a rich behind the scenes and sensory experience that is the magical world of making rum & more recently Gin! Get taken behind the scenes for an exclusive, in-depth tour of the Illegal Tender Rum Co/Stableviews facility to see the passion that goes into every bottle we sell, including a personal guide through the distilling process.

Rum & Gin are some of the oldest spirits in Australia, and are deeply involved in our history as Australians. Here at Illegal Tender Rum Co, we are incredibly passionate about these facts, so much so that it is intertwined in our tour experience. Even if you think you do not like rum, remember there are over 100 styles of Rum around the world, and we are the only producers in Australia making it the way we do, something that has converted many a scorned beverage consumer.

Distillery Tour


Join us in Dongara at our distillery for a 45 min tour by one of our expert guides, at a price of $30 per adult. You will be taken through our purpose built process facility, the bottling area, and finishing in the Cellar Door for 2 complimentry tastings where you are able to relax and ask as many questions as you would like.

Enjoy two complimentary samples of our award winning spirits in our beautiful cellar door area.

Tour Times


Please check our contact page for any adjustments to our standard trading hours.

CLOSED in FEBRUARY due to high heat making the experience uncomfortable - Its great for our casks but not so great for our tourists! The Cellar door is open Year round, feel free to pop in for a tasting where our wonderful staff can guide you through the process of a sample or 3.

PLEASE NOTE:  Children are NOT permitted on tours due to alcohol laws.

Cellar Door

Grab yourself some of our unique, handmade Australian Rum and award-winning spirits. Tastings are available throughout the day and do not need to be booked ahead for your convenience.

Bottle purchases and merchandise are available in the cellar door along with expert advice and conversation about our rich history and Australian love affair with Rum.

Samples of our products available from $5.00 with in depth explanations on the process that creates them, by the people who are making them on a daily basis.

Ask the staff about our deliver to your door shipping if you don’t trust yourself to keep it safe for that special someone, or whether you simply cannot contain your desires.

Head on in and be surprised at just how delicious our Dongara Distilled spirits are.

Our Cellar Door

Open Wednesday to Saturday 11am – 5pm and Sunday 12pm-4pm.
We are closed on Public Holidays.

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