Our Journey.
From the begining.

Where it all started.

Follow Little Rum Runner’s story; from a childhood friendship to the business it is today.
Find out about each of our team members and what makes them tick!

1994

The boys are born.

Both Fletcher and Liam were born and raised in Fairfield, Brisbane

1994

1999

A friendship begins.

Liam & Fletcher Primary SchoolLiam and Fletcher meet in Year 1 at Yeronga Primary School and form a friendship that would transcend two decades. 

1999

2014

The first bar is built.

Unable to find a suitable venue for their birthday celebrations, the boys set to work to create their own bar. Unbeknownst to them, Little Rum Runner was born!

2014

2015

Professional careers.

Fletcher and Liam graduate with degrees in engineering and law respectively. Liam’s professional career starts with EY as an international tax accountant, and Fletcher as a project engineer for Wagners.

2015

2016

A hobby ensues.

The bar becomes mobile with the addition of wheels. A passion for bartending and cocktails is ignited as the boys begin taking their bar to the celebrations of friends and family. 

2016

2017

Little Rum Runner is official.

Original Rum Runner LogoThe Rum Runner’s service is offered to the public! With overwhelming success, both founders abandon their professional careers in pursuit of their passion. 

2017

2018

Business booms.

Riding the wave of success, the Rum Running Team grows to four full-time employees and 16 casual cocktail bartenders.

2018

2019

The Rum Runners revolutionise mobile service.

Fletcher and Liam work alongside industry leaders to design and construct a bar that has raised the bar for mobile drinks service.

2019

Future

Above and beyond!

Successful Business PartnersAs friendship and business strengthen, the Rum Runners look to the future with great anticipation. It’s just the beginning!

Future

Meet the Team

The Rum Running family is constantly growing. Get to know a little about the people that made mobile service what it is today.
Yes our family is growing with the business. We have new job opportunities!

Fletcher Little Rum Runner

Fletcher Fraser

Co-Founder

Engineer by day, cocktail mixoligist by night. Fletcher loves excising his creative side both through structural design and in the kitchen with a few good bottles of spirits to play with. Multi talented and is just as good with a hammer or cocktail shaker in hand.

Liam Little Rum Runner

Liam Weate

Co-Founder

Young professional that enjoys a glass of scotch on the rocks in his spare time. Liam is a purist and enjoys simple yet elegant cocktails that really pack a punch. A lawyer by trade Liam has now diverted his attention to the art of mixing cocktails.

Sebastian Fraser

Bookings Manager

Sebastian is our newest team member. He has a fire in his belly that can’t be quenched. Maybe because he drinks to much Fireball Whiskey! He is helping drive the team to new heights and his advanced new booking system ensures we are always up  to date.

Xanthe Davis

Marketing Manager

Xanthe is our passionate graphic designer and also has a sweet spot for gin. Some of her best work is done with glass in hand! She also liaises with our team of professional barstaff and loves to taste test our latest cocktail creations.