Dear Australia, tomorrow is June 2nd, also known as National Doughnut Day.
In honour of this illustrious occasion, we’ve got your tummy covered with the best spots to hit in the land down under this Friday... and every other day, too! You're welcome.
Grumpy Donuts: 72 Pyrmont Bridge Road, Camperdown NSW 2050
These US-style donuts are the perfect combination of fluffy dough and sweet, unique glazes. Give the 'Fairy Bread' donut a try if you feel like melting with happiness... just a suggestion. You can also order these bad boyz online.
Woah Nelly Bakes: Sydney
This Sydney-based online store is well worth the delivery. You can place your order here, and we highly recommend you try the Maple Bacon Donut.
Two Chaps: 122 Chapel St. Marrickville, NSW 2204
The house-made doughnuts are to-die-for in this local Marrickville gem, with both classic styles and innovative flavours, you'll definitely want to try more than just one.
The Cook And Baker: 238 Oxford St, Bondi Junction NSW 2022
Literally everything is good here, though their vanilla custard and jam doughnuts are truly something special.
Short Stop: Sydney & Melbourne
Shop 3 23 Barangaroo Av. Barangaroo, NSW 2000 & 12 Sutherland St. Melbourne, VIC 3000.
Coconut Lemon Meringue Filled Donuts! Maple Walknut & Brown Butter Donuts! Burnt Caramel, Fennel & Sea Salt Donuts! Do we need to go on? Didn't think so.
Bistro Morgan: 190 High St. Prahran, VIC 3181
If you're in the mood for an OTT, Instagram-worthy doughnut with a syringe full of flavour, then this is your place. Bistro Morgan is known for dramatic desserts such as the Gaytime Crunch Syringe Doughnut and Butterscotch Snickers Doughnut.
Candied Bakery: 81A Hudsons Rd. Spotswood VIC 3015
An Aussie bakery with an American twist, check out these guys for their cream-filled specialties like the Vanilla Slice Doughnut.
Little Frankies: 21 Daly St. South Yarra VIC 3141
Cinnamon doughnut ice cream-cones? The gift the world really deserves.
Bombolini Doughnuts: Canberra Farmers Markets
Founder Geoff Whittall sells his smash-hit doughnuts at the Farmers & Foodies market, the Capital Region and Southside Farmers’ Markets in Canberra. The filled doughnuts come in a variety of flavours each week, including classic vanilla, salted caramel popcorn and dark chocolate and orange.
Nodo Doughnuts: 300 Elizabeth St. Brisbane CBD
Simple flavours, flawless glaze and minimal toppings? Sign. Us. Up.
Donut Boyz: 12-20 Ocean St. Maroochydore QLD 4558
If you want to do a complete 180, and try something dramatic, then give on of the mouth-watering creations at Donut Boyz a try. You've gotta give it up for the Golden Gaytime Cronut!
The Doughnut Bar: 185 Queen St, Brisbane City QLD 4000
Ferrero Doughnut Cone. That's all we need to say.
Lady Hester: Farm Gate Market, Hobart
Lady Hester serves up sourdough donuts with Middle Eastern inspired fillings that will make you drool. Special treats include this dark chocolate, pistachio and pomegranate doughnut.
Doughheads Newcastle: Shop 17a, 200 Union Street, The Junction 2291
You'll be blown away by the creative flavours of Doughheads desserts, like this Essential Ingredient doughie featuring orange scented buttercream, wild figs, rose petals and pistachios.
Chu Bakery: 498 William St. Highgate, WA 6003
Chu is known for flawless desserts that will actually make your jaw drop. Don't believe us? Check out their Instagram. But it's their classic Boston Cream Doughnut (a brioche doughnut filled with vanilla bean pastry cream and Valrhona chocolate glaze) that really wows us.
Top Dup Donuts: 82 Archibald St, Willagee WA 6156
These guys take it to a whole other level with their imaginative takes on classic treats like Lemon Meringue Pies or a PB&J.
Please Say Please: 50 Grenfell St. Adelaide SA 5000
Salted Caramel Glaze is just one of the reasons to visit this doughnut sanctuary.
The Famous Berry Donut Van: 73 Queen St, Berry NSW 2535
Live music, perfectly roasted coffee and one signature cinnamon doughnut. The iconic van is a must-visit if you're travelling to, or through, Berry.
Doughnut Time: Nationwide
Yeah, you know what it is. Giant doughnnuts with extravagant toppings and insta-worthy packaging.