Maritime Tasmanian Single Malt Whisky

Matured meters from the sea

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148° 05.89' E

Maritime Tasmanian single malt whisky

We come from years of whisky making

We come from years of whisky making

Head Distiller Rob Polmear’s experience goes beyond his former roles as Head Distiller at Overeem Whisky and Head of Production at Lark Distillery.

When we were growing up, if Rob wasn’t brewing or distilling, he’d be culturing cheese, growing mushrooms or keeping bees. He’s always been a true Tasmanian craftsman.

Tim Polmear, brother & Co-founder of Waubs Harbour Whisky
Read our Story
  • One of the best new make spirits I’ve had. Expecting big things from these guys.

    Patrick Maguire Ex-Sullivans Cove Distillery
  • These guys have given me many reasons to be excited about their upcoming whisky.

    Ian Reed Gold Bar
  • My private barrel is tasting amazing; a rich, oily mouthfeel touched by the sea - beautiful!

    Luke Niejalke Private Cask Owner
  • The in-depth workings of the distillery were explained in detail, and the tastings were amazing. The distillery is set in one of the most beautiful locations in Tasmania. I highly recommend Waubs Harbour Distillery.

    Zlatko Guest on Tour

Distillery Tours & Guided Tastings BICHENO, TAS

Set on the rocks in Bicheno on the far east coast of Tasmania, we’ve lovingly converted an old oyster hatchery into a world class whisky distillery with 5 salt-laden bond rooms and a cooling system run entirely by the ocean.

Join us for a full Distillery Tour & Whisky Tasting, including visiting our Production Building and Bond Stores (barrel warehouses) or come for a Guided Whisky Tasting in our ocean-view Tasting Room.

Tours & Tastings available Tues - Sat. Bookings essential.

Award Winning Single Malt Whisky

We’re thrilled to have been awarded a Masters medal, the highest accolade, for our Port Storm whisky at the Global Spirits Masters 2023 in London.

See all awards we've received since launching early 2023.

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We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the traditional owners of this Land and respect their culture and identity which has been bound up with the Land, Sea, Waterways and Sky for generations.