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FORMER BRIND'S DISTILLERY

Location

2830 OLD MELBOURNE ROAD DUNNSTOWN, Moorabool Shire

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Victorian Heritage Register (VHR) Number

H1013

Heritage Overlay Number

HO33

Level of Significance

Registered

Extent of Registration

AMENDMENT OF REGISTER OF HISTORIC BUILDINGS Historic Building No. 1013. Former Brinds Distillery, Old Melbourne Road, Dunnstown, Shire of Buninyong. (To the extent of: 1. ... more

Statement of Significance

During the 1860s Robert Dunn established the distillery beside a spring on the south slopes of Mount Warrenheip. It was soon taken over by a chemist, Henry Brind, and by 1893 Brind's distillery employed nearly one third of those working in the distillery industry in Victoria. By 1894 it was the only distillery in Victoria where pot-still whisky was made. During the 1920s the plant was taken over by Federal Distilleries Pty Ltd. Some of the buildings are now used for the ... more

Year Construction Started 1860
Heritage Act Categories Heritage place
Municipality MOORABOOL SHIRE

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