Food and Drink

A 10 Day Bondi Festival of Gin is Coming This Month

Thanks to the good folks at Bondi Liquor Co.

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Bondi Liquor Co. is launching the inaugural Bondi Festival of Gin this April with some of the East’s best bars getting involved, including Corner House, Beach Road Hotel, Rocker, Bikini Bar, and Curly Lewis Brewing.

To kick off the festival, Bondi Liquor Co. will host an epic launch party on Easter Thursday, featuring Easter eggs spiked with house-made coffee vodka, entertainment, and a take-home bottle of gin. This is all included in the ticket price, which costs, $55.

The Bondie Festival of Gin Trail, taking place from April 14 to May 1, will feature a lineup of different cocktails and CAPI tonics’ G&Ts at 10 venues around Bondi. Bar hoppers can get their Gin Passport stamped at each venue to be in the running to win a year’s supply of gin from Bondi Liquor Co.

On Easter Sunday, The Beach Road Hotel will host a gin garden pop-up with special gin cocktails, entertainment and an Easter prize wheel in the courtyard. Corner House will host a special gin and food matching dinner on Wednesday, April 20.

On Friday, April 22, Bondi Liquor Co. will launch the new Morning Bondi Saltwater Gin. Photographer, Morning Bondi has created a custom limited-edition label for the new gin.

The last major event of the festival will be the Bondi Bartender Cocktail Challenge at Bondi Liquor Co. on Sunday, April 24. Bondi’s best bartenders will design and create a gin inspired cocktail with guests invited to vote for their favourite, and the winner crowned Bondi’s best bartender.

Get your tickets here.

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Food and Drink

Red Rooster Is Serving Free Chicken and Piping Hot Cash This Christmas in July

Get your early dose of festive cheer.

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The cold weather in most parts of Australia coinciding with EOFY celebrations is the closest thing that we’ll get to snowy Christmas vibes. And if you’re in dire need of some festive cheer after the first six months of 2023, grab your ugly sweater and head to your nearest Red Rooster for Xmas in July deals.

From June 29 – July 31, 2023, Red Rooster is serving up free food items, a chance to win $10,000 or one of 10 merch packs valued at $400 and other fun prizes. All you have to do is sign up as a Red Royalty member and spend $5 on at a location near you or online.

Each week there’ll be new delicious deals and prizes to win. The week one deals have already dropped and they’re looking pretty tasty. You can get access to them via your Red Royalty account. The more you purchase, the more chances you have to win.

Spoiler alert: you can get 10 chicken nuggets for free, right now. Brb running to Red Rooster.

Terms and conditions apply. Visit Red Rooster’s Christmas in July to see all the deals.


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