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Snap up the ultimate 11 gifts for the gin lover in your life

Birthday? Anniversary? These gifts are perfect for every occasion.
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Gin has become one of the most trendy spirits in the last few years and it’s not hard to see why. Who doesn’t love a cheeky gin and tonic after a long week of work, or while relaxing on a sunny Sunday afternoon? 

WATCH: How to make gin and tonic ice pops

And with World Gin Day approaching on June 11, there’s no better time to treat someone in your life (or yourself, of course) to something a little special for the liquor cabinet.

Whether you’re a fan of dry gin, flavoured gin with sweet botanicals or something a little fancy, we have a gift for every kind of gin lover.

In fact, we even have something for the gin afficionados who are sober or want to cut down on their alcohol intake.

Keep scrolling for the eight best gin gifts for that person in your life who loves a tipple.

Please remember to drink responsibly. If you or someone you know needs help, please call the National Alcohol and Other Drug hotline 1800 250 015 or call Lifeline on 13 11 14.

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Threefold Gin Gift Box

Packed with not one, but two fabulous gins from Threefold Distillery and plenty of treats to accompany them, this is the ultimate gift pack for the gin afficionado in your life. Just make sure they share a drink or two with you.

Shop Threefold Aromatic + Mediterranean Gift Box, $110, from Garden Street Gin Club.

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Gin Stones

No one wants their gin watered down by half-dissolved ice cubes, so treat someone to the gift of gin as it was meant to be sipped with these luxe little gin stones. They really do take your tipple to the next level.

Shop Gin Cooling Stones, $37.95, from Hard To Find.

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Gin Tea Cup Gift Pack

What’s better than getting a nice bottle of gin as a gift? Getting it in a gift pack with an adorable matching tea cup, of course! This Hendrick’s pack is fun and functional, making it a great gift for the gin-lover in your life.

Shop Hendrick’s Gin & Tea Cup Gift Pack, $72.99, from Dan Murphy’s.

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Gin Glass

If they’re not the tea cup type, why not treat them to a unique glass to drink their afternoon negroni out of? This delightful floral glass is perfect for any gin-loving lady.

Shop Wildflower Balloon Gin Glass, $43.90, from Hard To Find.

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Celebrity Gin

Who could say no to a taste of Ryan Reynolds? Well, we can’t offer you that but his luxe Aviation Gin is about as close as you’ll come without getting a restaining order taken out against you. Other stars like the late Shane Warne also offer tasty gins that make a great gift.

Shop Ryan Reynolds’ Aviation Gin, currently on sale for $56.70, from Amazon.

Shop Shane Warne’s Seven Zero Eight Gin, $84.99, from BWS.

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A Whole Gin Hamper

Go all-out for the person who means the most to you with this indulgent gin-themed hamper that has a little bit of everything. Packed with Archie Rose gin, gourmet treats and more, this will definitely get you in their good books.

Shop Archie Rose Gin Celebration Hamper, $179, from The Hamper Emporium.

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Pretty Gin

It can be hard to find a bottle of gin that looks as good as it tastes, but Tread Softly have mastered the art of creating stunning bottles for their delicious spirits. Drink it or display it on your shelf.

Shop Tready Softly Pink Gin, $59.99, from BWS.

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Gin Cocktail Kit

Gift your gin-lover the ability to whip up their own unique cocktail without any of the hard work with this colourful infusion kit. With two pre-prepared cocktails to try, all they need to is add their own gin… we’re sure they have plenty on hand.

Shop NY Twin Pack Gin, $24.99, from Dan Murphy’s.

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Non-Alcoholic Gin

No everyone who loves the taste of gin actually wants to drink acohol, so why not opt for a booze-free gift? Lyre’s are the masters of non-alcoholic spirits and their gin legitimately tastes just like the real thing, minus the hangover after a few too many.

Shop Non Alcoholic Dry London Spirit, $44.99, from Lyre’s.

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7K Gin Tasting Box

No, it doesn’t cost $7k! This gin tasting pack comes with three tasty tipples from 7K Distillery in Tasmania and paired tonics, making it the perfect pressie for the person who is always looking for new gins to try.

Shop 7K Gin Tasting Gift Box, $105, from Garden Street Gin Club.

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Fancy Flavoured Gin

Pink gin was all the rage recently, with sweet strawberry gins flooding the market, so make your gift stand out from the crowd with something a little more unique. With a deep red hue and tasty blend of blackberry and raspberry notes, this is a one-of-a-kind flavour.

Shop Bombay Bramble Gin, $64.99, from Dan Murphy’s.

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