The Spirits Workshop

terms & conditions

In this agreement we refer to you, the purchaser as “you” or “your” and The Spirits Workshop Limited (SWL) as “us”, “we” or “our”




This agreement applies to all purchases of by you from the SWL website and replaces all previous agreements between you and us.


This agreement is important. You should ensure that you have read it thoroughly prior to purchasing any products on our website.




In this agreement unless the context otherwise requires:

“agreement” means this agreement and includes any other terms incorporated into it by reference;
“information” means all information supplied by you to us via the website or otherwise and includes, for example, your name, contact details, credit card details and your payment and transactions history; “GST” means goods and services tax; “late payment interest rate” means 1.5%; “website” means our website, accessible via the domain name.




When purchasing products on the website you confirm and acknowledge that:

(a) you are legally entitled to purchase alcohol (if products you purchase include alcohol) and that you can produce sufficient evidence (e.g. NZ Driver’s Licence or Passport) of that entitlement on request prior to or upon delivery of the products;
(b) all information supplied by you to us is true and correct at the time you make any purchase on the website;
(c) notwithstanding the above, we may refuse to accept your order at our sole discretion;




Product prices quoted on our website are inclusive of GST. You must pay us the full price quoted.


We reserve the right to vary prices without notice.

shipping cost


Product prices are quoted exclusive of SHIPPING costs. If there ae any courier or handling charges in relation to your order they will be notified to you at the time you place your order and be added to the price.


product availability


All products are sold subject to their availability. We shall make every effort to ensure that stock availability is up to date on the SWL website however at some times this may not be the case and stock ordered may have been exhausted without us having the chance to update the website fully.


In the event that we are unable to supply products in the quantities specified in your purchase order you may elect to cancel or vary your order by agreement with us.




We will use our best endeavours to despatch orders no later than two business days after the day your order is received by us and you have received confirmation of your order from us via email or equivalent. We are not responsible for any failure to deliver or delay in delivery caused by any event outside of our reasonable control.


In the event that we fail to deliver any products, you may elect to cancel your order in respect only of the products not delivered unless we have contacted you and you have agreed to delivery at a later date.


Nothing in these terms entitles you to return the products as being surplus to your needs, or for any other reason other than set out herein.


payment terms

charges & invoicing


You must pay us in full and by bank transfer or by credit card (as applicable) at the time that you submit your order.


If you pay by credit card you agree to indemnify us against any default by your credit card company to make payment to us in full.




We represent and warrant to you that:

(a) We have the right to sell the products to you;
(b) The products are not be subject to any undisclosed security or charge;
(c) You have the right to undisturbed possession of the products.


We represent and warrant to you that the products:

(a) Are of acceptable quality having regard to their nature, the price, representations made by us and any statements made on packaging or labels;
(b) Are reasonably fit for the purpose that we represent;
(c) Supplied by description correspond with their description.




Subject to clause 8 of this agreement:

(a) After we have accepted your order for the products, you may not cancel the order without our consent;
(b) Returns for credit will be given at our discretion. The cost of return is your responsibility;




During the term of this agreement your use of the website will generate certain information that will be recorded electronically by us. Information of this type may include, for example, your IP address, your usage statistics, etc. We will always record your contact details,, age declaration and any related personal details that you supply in the course of using our website.


You acknowledge that we, our employees, carriers, contractors and agents may use or disclose any of the information identified in the previous paragraph for purposes connected with the supply of the services to you. Examples of purposes connected with supply include, for example:

(a) administration of your account with SWL or on the website;
(c) keeping you up to date with new offers/changes at SWL;
(d) sharing with contractors to enable you to use or facilitate your use of the website.


You may at any time make a written request to see any personal information that we hold or to ask us to correct any mistakes in that information.




You agree by registering on this website that you expressly consent to your inclusion in our direct marketing database and accept that you may, as a result, receive regular electronic communications and promotional communications from us. You have the right to ask us at any time to stop sending online communications and promotional offers to you.




We own, control or have the right to use and provide the website and all content on the website, including text, images, articles, photographs, illustrations, audio and video clips. You may electronically reproduce and store the content of the website solely for the purposes of viewing, using the services or saving website content, for your own personal use. You may not display or distribute the content of any part of the website or its content in public, including any reproduction in any form on the Internet, without our express permission.


Any infringement of our intellectual property rights will be fully enforced under New Zealand law.


general terms



No delay, neglect or forbearance in taking enforcement action in relation to any provision of these terms will be a waiver, or in any way prejudice any right, of that party.



If any part of these terms is held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that part will be severed and the remainder of the terms will remain in full force and have full effect.



Third parties may take the benefits of rights expressed to be for their benefit in accordance with the Contracts (Privity) Act 1982.




The website is provided for use by New Zealand residents. We make no representations that the website complies with the laws of any country outside of New Zealand. If you access the website from outside New Zealand, you do so at your own risk and you are responsible for complying with the laws in the place where you use the website when purchasing products online.


This agreement is governed by New Zealand law and any legal action against us must be taken in a Court in New Zealand.




You may not assign any rights under this agreement except with our prior written consent.


We may assign our rights under this agreement without seeking your prior consent.




We will send all invoices and notices required under this agreement to the address (postal, fax or email) that you have nominated as your preferred method of contact. It is your responsibility to ensure that you keep up us informed of any changes to your contact details.


You will be deemed to have received a notice:

(a) sent by email or fax, at the time that we send it;
(b) sent by post, four days after we send it.




These terms may from time to time be amended and amended versions posted on our website. The posted terms will apply to any orders made from the date they are posted and you should ensure you check them each time you make an order.

Auckland Weekend Getaway – Liquorland

February-March 2024

Prize Draw T&C’s Terms and Conditions of Entry  

  1. Information on how to enter the Curiosity Auckland Weekend Getaway (“Promotion”) form part of these terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”). By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
  2. The Promoter is The Spirits Workshop LTD (“Promoter”), 11 Sandyford Street, Syndenham, Christchurch, 8023, New Zealand.
  3. To participate in and/or claim the prize in the Promotion, you must be a New Zealand resident aged 18 years or over.
  4. Employees of the Promoter and any agency involved with this promotion, and the immediate families of such employees, are not eligible to enter.
  5. To enter the prize draw, participants must purchase a bottle of Curiosity Gin instore at Liquorland and swipe their Airpoints or Flybuys card between 1st February 2024 and 31st March 2024. Each bottle of Curiosity Gin that is purchased alongside scanning an Airpoints or Flybuys card during this period will count as one entry into the prize draw. Participants must retain a proof of purchase as it may be required to claim the prize.
  6. No entries will be accepted after the Promotion Period closes.
  7. The prize is one night of accommodation for two at SkyCity Hotel Auckland, flights for two to Auckland from anywhere in New Zealand and a double pass to the Auckland Gindulgence Festival on the 4th May 2024. The prize does not include meals, or any other expenses not specifically stated as part of the prize. If the winner chooses not to redeem the flights, the winner may select either an Auckland restaurant voucher to the value of $500 or a $500 Prezzy Card.
  8. One winner will be drawn randomly from all eligible entries received during the promotional period. The draw will take place within 14 working days after the promotional period has ended. The winners will be notified via the contact information provided during entry. If a winner cannot be contacted within 48 hours or is found to be ineligible or non-compliant with these terms and conditions, an alternate winner may be selected.  
  9. Winners may be required to provide proof of age, residency, proof of purchase and any other information necessary to verify their eligibility and compliance with these terms and conditions.
  10. In the event that any of the elements of the prize(s) become unavailable for any reason beyond the Promoter's control, the Promoter will endeavour to re-schedule the elements of the prizes as practicable or substitute prizes of equal/similar value in the Promoter’s sole opinion.
  11. Any personal information collected from participants during the prize draw, including the winners' names, will be used for the purpose of administering the prize draw and may be publicly announced, such as on the Promoter's website or other communication channels. The personal information will be handled in accordance with applicable data protection laws and The Spirits Workshop Ltd company's privacy policy.
  12. The selection results are final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
  13. Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, the Promoter (including its officers, directors, shareholders, employees, advisors, assignees, agents, licensees, representatives, advertising and promotional agencies), excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity), whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the Promotion, including, but not limited to, where attributable to any of the following: (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter's control); (b) any theft, unauthorized access or third party interference; (c) any entry or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected ; (d) any variation in the prize; (e) any tax liability incurred by a claimant or entrant; or (f) use of a prize.
  14. The Promoter may amend these terms and conditions at any time without prior notice and for any reason whatsoever at its discretion.
  15. The Promoter assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to or alteration of entries. The Promoter assumes no responsibility for any injury or damage to participants or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in or downloading any materials in this promotion.

the spirits workshop are

proud co-founders & organisers of gindulgence

New Zealand's original &

largest single-site gin festival