Wine Australia suspends wine export licence
Last updated 19 Jul 2018

The Board of Wine Australia has suspended the licence to export grape products from Australia held by Dalefold Wines (Australia) Pty Ltd with immediate effect and until further notice.

Wine Australia appoints ATEC and Hydra to develop $2m capability development program
Last updated 12 Jul 2018

Wine Australia has appointed peak industry body the Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC) and Hydra Consulting to develop its Wine Tourism and Wine Export Capability Building Programs for the wine sector.

Wine Australia to invest $67.8m in ambitious agenda for the year ahead
Last updated 10 Jul 2018

Wine Australia today released its plans for 2018–19, the fourth year of its five-year Strategic Plan 2015–2020.

Australian grape and wine tech receives $9 million partnership boost
Last updated 02 Jul 2018

Wine Australia and the National Wine and Grape Industry Centre (NWGIC) have signed a $9 million co-investment research, development and extension (RD&E) agreement to develop new technologies and provide practical information to growers and winemakers to increase profitability and competitiveness, as well as improve environmental sustainability.

Australia to host the Institute of Masters of Wine 10th international Symposium
Last updated 19 Jun 2018

The Institute of Masters of Wine (IMW) has announced that Adelaide will host its next international Symposium in June 2022. The announcement was made at the closing ceremony of the Institute’s 9th international Symposium, ‘Living Wine’ in Logrono, Spain.

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Travel bursary applications close 6 April
Last updated 05 Mar 2018

Wine Australia is inviting applications for its travel bursaries, for travel commencing between 1 July and 31 December 2018.

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.

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Changing USA consumption driven by trend of premiumisation and change
Last updated 22 May 2018

More people in the United States of America (USA) are drinking wine and Euromonitor International expects this trend to continue, predicting that the nation’s wine market will grow 1.2 per cent a year to 2022.

New York welcomes the wine trade
Last updated 06 Mar 2018

This week, 3000 trade and media professionals are expected to arrive at the Jacob K. Javits Center for Vinexpo New York, a two-day wine trade fair featuring more than 400 wine producers.

Australian wine’s performance in British Columbia
Last updated 27 Feb 2018

British Columbia (BC) is the third biggest provincial wine market in Canada. In 2017, 8.5 million cases of wine were sold in BC, compared to 18.3 million cases in Quebec and 15.5 million cases in Ontario.

Growing international tourism to Australian wineries
Last updated 06 Feb 2018

Yesterday, Tourism Australia unveiled its $36 million USA marketing campaign to an audience of more than 100 million people during the ‘Super Bowl’.

New insights into Australian wine opinions in the US
Last updated 14 Nov 2017

Wine Australia has engaged Wine Opinions to conduct a five-year research project to identify the opportunities for further market share expansion of Australia’s regional and premium price segment wines in the United States (US) market.

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Aussie Wine Month announcement

15 February 2018

Wine Australia regularly reviews the impact of our activities and, following this review, we won’t be coordinating Aussie Wine Month in the future. While Aussie Wine Month generated a lot of enthusiasm about promoting and enjoying exceptional Australian wine domestically, we are focusing our resources on growing Australian wine exports to our key markets and maximising opportunities internationally to gain positive outcomes for Australian wine.