The story of Polly Owens is well known at Sovereign Hill. She was a hard-working widow of the goldfields that supported her family however she could and made a living by selling Sly Grog. That was the 1850's. In 2021, we have remade Sly Grog to honour Polly and the legacy of the women of the goldfields.
The Sly Grog project is a fundraiser for Sovereign Hill Museums Association and will be distilled and bottled by Kilderkin Distillery. The profits from each bottle of Sly Grog will support the completion of the new Entrance Precinct and Exhibition Space - a key part of the delivery of Stage 1b of the Sovereign Hill Master Plan.
Founded by locals as a not-for-profit organisation, Sovereign Hill Museums Association is bound by place and dedicated to the growth and success if the people and businesses in this part of the world. We know you are too.
Sly Grog is a perfect corporate gift, staff present or for your own personal stash!
Proudly made in Ballarat, for Ballarat.
Thanks for your support.