Krispy Kreme Celebrate National Donut Day with Free Donuts

There’s nothing better than a signature Krispy Kreme Original Glazed™ doughnut… except for maybe a FREE signature Original Glazed™ doughnut. Get ready to go nuts for doughnuts this National Doughnut Day,  with Krispy Kreme holding the biggest Original Glazed™ doughnut giveaway to date.

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For one day only Krispy Kreme is taking its celebrations to new heights, ready to giveaway 30,000 of its signature treat – so doughnut miss it! Simply head into a Krispy Kreme store* for a FREE world famous, melt in the mouth Original Glazed™ doughnut.

Russell Schulman, Head of Marketing for Krispy Kreme Australia says: “National Doughnut Day is our favourite day of the year and we’re escalating celebrations with our biggest giveaway ever.


Our customers love seeing the Original Glazed™ come hot off the doughnut line. To celebrate the day, we invite Aussies to clear their diaries and come into one of our stores or tune into our Facebook live stream to watch our doughnuts being made.”

To help make the most of this national hole-iday, Australia’s largest doughnut brand Krispy Kreme has pulled together the ultimate guide to make the sweet dream that is National Doughnut Day a sweet reality. It’s a tough life, but someone’s gotta live it.

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1.    Get ready early

With thousands of doughnuts to giveaway, you definitely don’t want to miss out. Set your alarms, plan your outfit the night before and get your trip routes ready, to be one of the first in-store for a free doughnut. Text a friend to share the doughnut love and keep you accountable to wake up on time! The Krispy Kreme stores have different opening times, so the first stores to open in each state are:

·       NSW – Liverpool

·       NSW – Mascot

·       QLD – Shell Nudgee

·       VIC – Collins St (CDB)

·       WA – Whitford City Centre

2.    Daze away  

Doughnut aficionados know for the ultimate glazed doughnut experience, there’s just something about watching hundreds of doughnuts being glazed. If you can’t make it in-store to watch this first hand, doughnut worry as Krispy Kreme will be live streaming its doughnut line from 10:30am EST. Head over to, sit back and be mesmerised at the sight of Krispy Kreme’s melt in the mouth glaze being drizzled of hundreds of doughnuts.

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       3.    Make friends with the like-minded

With 30,000 free Original Glazed™ doughnuts on offer, Krispy Kreme stores near you will draw ideal candidates for your next bestie-to-be like a magnet! Krispy Kreme has curated a few of the kookiest doughnut facts to strike up a conversation with a future friend:

·     They say a real masterpiece is created with time, which is why it takes the Krispy Kreme staff more than four hours to handcraft a dozen-pack of Original Glazed™ doughnuts

·     Krispy Kreme has used the same recipe for their Original Glazed™ doughnuts since the 1930s – that’s as far back as the construction of the Sydney Harbour Bridge

·     A Krispy Kreme store at full capacity can produce more than 200 dozen doughnuts each hour

4.     Share the sweet, sweet news

Don’t tip off the competition and make sure you have a doughnut in your hand before sharing on social media. Once you have your FREE doughnut, share the sweet news of your National Doughnut Day success and use #krispykremeaustralia

National Doughnut Day occurs only once a year, so don’t forget to visit your nearest Krispy Kreme store and pick up your free Original Glazed™ doughnut.

For a complete list of Krispy Kreme stores visit:

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by Arrnott Olssen
Editor Rogue Homme