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Foundations of Australian wine

Australian Wine Discovered Education Program

The perfect introduction to Australian Wine, this overview covers our diverse climate and regions, history, plus detailed information on classic and emerging wines.

Educator guide

Detailed topic information, as well as tips on how to best facilitate your event and tasting.

エデュケーター・ガイド (Japanese guide)

강 사 가 이 드 (Korean guide)

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Program contents

  • History of Australian wine
  • Geography, climate and soil
  • Prominent regions
  • Varieties and styles, including sparkling wine, Riesling, Semillon and blends, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Grenache, Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and alternative varieties


Video material is available for this program. 

All videos are available for download from the Wine Australia Digital Asset Library. Register as a user to gain access

The following feature videos are available with and without Mandarin subtitles:

History of Australian wine

McLaren Vale Alternative Varieties 

Yarra Valley Pinot Noir 

Clare Valley Riesling

Barossa Shiraz

Margaret River Chardonnay

Margaret River Cabernet Sauvignon

Margaret River Chardonnay

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Complementary resources

Attendance certificates and editable tasting lists, sheets and mats to use for tastings.

Certificate of Attendance (EN)
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Tasting Sheet (EN)
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Tasting Mat A3 (EN) - Editable
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Tasting List (EN) - Editable
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