Meet Australian wines Future Leaders
Last updated 19 May 2017

Congratulations to the 16 talented and driven professionals from the Australian grape and wine community who have been chosen from a highly competitive field to be the Future Leaders 2017.

Aussie wine takes centre stage
Last updated 19 Apr 2017

Hot on the heels of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants and Wine Australia’s hosted international sommelier program, the spotlight on Australia’s dynamic food and wine scene will continue to shine in May with the launch of Aussie Wine Month.

Seeking technology to detect Australian winegrape vineyards
Last updated 04 Apr 2017

Wine Australia is seeking expressions of interest for systems, capabilities and development of image analysis technology to detect the location and other spatial characteristics of Australian winegrape vineyards.

Connecting our wine regions with early career researchers
Last updated 09 Mar 2017

Wine Australia is inviting early career researchers to apply for funding through the Incubator Initiative, a new program that will fund a series of regionally focused research projects.

Spotlight on Australian wine as best sommeliers in the world visit next month
Last updated 06 Mar 2017

Some of the world’s best sommeliers will visit Australia this April to experience the exceptional quality and diversity of Australian wine, to coincide with The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2017 event program.

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Notice of application for registration of European Union Geographical Indications
Last updated 24 May 2017

In accordance with Regulation 57 of the Australian Grape and Wine Authority Regulations 1981, the Agriculture and Rural Development of the European Commission of the European Union has applied for determination of 906 wine geographical indications.

Publication of notice of final determination
Last updated 24 May 2017

A Notice of Final Determination of 89 European GIs has been made by the Geographical Indications Committee in accordance with Regulation 92 of the Australian Grape and Wine Authority Regulations 1981.

North America gears up to delight trade and media at ‘Australia Up Close’ Roadshow
Last updated 24 May 2017

More than 200 Australian wines from 74 wineries across 35 regions will be showcased to trade and media in the United States (US) and Canada through Wine Australia’s ‘Australia Up Close’ Roadshow.

Cool climate, high altitude seminar challenges perceptions in the UK
Last updated 24 May 2017

More than 30 sommeliers, educators and wine media attended Wine Australia’s cool climate high altitude wines seminar, held earlier this month in London. 

Nuffield Scholarship provides a lot to think about
Last updated 12 May 2017

An eight-week Nuffield Scholarship tour of countries as diverse as Singapore, Qatar and France has provided Luke Mancini with some insightful and eye opening experiences that has prompted him to reconsider what he hopes to bring back to Riverina from his upcoming individual trip to the United States.

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Thailand: an emerging wine market
Last updated 23 May 2017

Southeast Asia is one of the fastest growing regions for wine consumption. Over the coming months, the Market Bulletin will feature profiles on key markets within Southeast Asia. We start with Thailand, Southeast Asia’s second largest economy.

What’s in a name?
Last updated 16 May 2017

The secret to understanding Pinot Gris/Grigio is in its name – or rather, its two names.

China market analysis: taking a deeper dive
Last updated 09 May 2017

Australian wine is experiencing strong demand in Mainland China. Headline growth rates have been impressive at 43 per cent for the year ended 31 March 2017, but what does this mean for individual exporters and which categories are the best performers?

Chile: the Southern Hemisphere’s largest wine exporter
Last updated 02 May 2017

This week, we look at Chile as a global wine competitor. The amount of wine Chile produces is similar to Australian production, but its international wine sales profile is quite different.

What flavours are in favour on the Australian domestic market?
Last updated 26 Apr 2017

Domestic sales of Australian wine increased in value by 7 per cent and in volume by 2.5 per cent in 2015–16, according to Wine Australia’s Production Sales and Inventory report.

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