Get lost in the backwoods

Discover handcrafted spirits made to sip, savour and share

Welcome to Backwoods distilling co

Where the art of crafting spirits meets the allure of escape. Nestled in the rugged Victorian High Country, our handcrafted whisky and gin offer a taste of the wild, inviting you to leave behind the hustle and bustle of modern life. Embrace the tranquility of the backwoods and discover a moment worth losing yourself in.

single malt whiskies

rye whiskies


crafting distinction

Since 2017, we've been crafting award-winning Australian spirits in the Victorian High Country.

From single malt and rye whiskies to craft gins, each bottle captures the essence of Australia's flavours. Join us in our mission to be one of Australia's best artisan spirit producers.

Bree and Leigh Attwood - Founders

visit our distillery door in yackandandah

Step into the heart of the Backwoods experience at our distillery door in Yackandandah. Our distillery is a sanctuary for those seeking to slow down, savour the moment, and share unforgettable experiences with friends and family.

Enjoy a tasting paddle or drink, while sitting beside the beautiful copper stills that make the spirit you're sipping on.