GQ Whiskey and Wine Weekend on HaymanJuly 1, 2012
Hayman is proud to once again be joining prestigious Australian publication, GQ Australia, in hosting a fabulous GQ Weekend on Hayman featuring superb food, the finest Tennessee whiskey presented by Gentleman Jack and magnificent wines from Hentley Farm from 14 – 16 September 2012.
The twice-filtered Gentleman Jack is produced by the famous Jack Daniel’s distillery and is a huge hit worldwide. Gentleman Jack is described as ‘Rare Tennessee Whiskey’ and is the drink of preference for many celebrities.
Hentley Farm is a boutique, vineyard on the banks of Greenock Creek at Seppeltsfield in South Australia’s acclaimed Barossa Valley wine region. The vineyard specialises in award-winning quality single-estate and single-block wines.
The weekend will commence with a Sunset Cruise on Sun Goddess on Friday evening taking guests out into the Whitsunday waters surrounding Hayman and presenting Gentleman Jack whiskey cocktails and canapés as the sun sets over the Coral Sea. This cruise from 5.30pm – 7.00pm is priced at A$150 per person.
On Saturday, guests can enjoy a leisurely breakfast and relax resort style – swimming, snorkelling, playing tennis, catamaran sailing, golf driving, enjoying the spa, bushwalking, working out in the gym or simply lying by the pool.
In the afternoon, guests will be invited to participate in a Jack Daniel’s Master Class hosted by Gentleman Jack Brand Ambassador, Grant Shearon from 2.00pm – 3.00pm and learn about the subtle qualities that make this whiskey unique.
In the evening, the resort’s premier dining experience, The Chef’s Table will be hosted by GQ Australia priced at A$295 per person featuring a magnificent 6-course degustation menu showcasing a selection of specially chosen Hentley Farm wines, presented by Brand Ambassador, Leigh Underwood, to accompany each course and Gentleman Jack inspired dessert paired with a glass of this fine whiskey introduced by Grant Shearon. This exclusive event is priced at A$295 per person.
Guests can also purchase a Hayman 2-night package priced from A$1420 per person twin share including 2 nights’ accommodation, return transfers between Great Barrier Reef Airport and Hayman, daily buffet breakfast, the sunset cruise, The Chef’s Table and Master Classes.
Hayman is owned and operated by Mulpha Australia Limited and is a member of the prestigious organisation, The Leading Hotels of the World.