Wine Australia and University of Adelaide sign multi-million-dollar partnership
Last updated 11 Dec 2018

Wine Australia and the University of Adelaide have signed a four-year, multi-million-dollar agreement to support and stimulate longer term strategic wine research and development that will enable the Australian grape and wine sector to benefit from world-leading innovation.

Wine Australia protects export reputation
Last updated 26 Nov 2018

Wine Australia has cancelled the export licence held by Mayfield Family Wines Pty Ltd, operating out of the Riverland.

New technology to track grape development for better harvest
Last updated 22 Nov 2018

Measuring and tracking the development of grapes in the vineyard is now easier – thanks to a mobile phone app developed by the National Wine and Grape Industry Centre (NWGIC) and funded by Wine Australia.

NSW secures $2 million boost for international wine tourism
Last updated 05 Nov 2018

The New South Wales wine sector will benefit from a $2 million marketing campaign aimed at boosting international visits to the state’s wine regions, thanks to support from the Australian Government’s $50 million Export and Regional Wine Support Package (the $50m Package) and the New South Wales Government.

Australian cellar door survey shines light on direct wine sale opportunities
Last updated 30 Oct 2018

Opportunities to increase direct-to-consumer sales (DTC) through paid tastings, food and wine pairings and enhanced wine tourism experiences are among the key findings of Wine Australia’s first cellar door and direct-to-consumer survey.

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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. 

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Changing German wine market offers opportunities
Last updated 03 Oct 2018

While it is a stable and mature market, new opportunities are being created in the German wine market by increasing involvement, some trading up and greater consumer openness to experiment with new and different styles of wine.

Australian wine retains the UK off-trade throne
Last updated 13 Jun 2018

The United Kingdom (UK) has always been Australia’s number one destination for wine by volume. The close and stable relationship Australian wine has with the UK market is representative of the close ties between the two countries.

Demand for Australian wine growing in the Netherlands
Last updated 13 Mar 2018

Europe has been a major destination for Australian wine since exports began more than a century ago. Today, more Australian wine is shipped to Europe than to any other region.

Germany – the world’s biggest imported wine market
Last updated 24 Oct 2017

Germany is the world’s biggest imported wine market and fourth largest wine market overall. According to the Global Trade Atlas, Germany imported 1.45 billion litres of wine in 2016–17.

Organic wine: the latest trend in the popular Nordic market
Last updated 26 Sep 2017

With less than a month until Wine Australia’s Norwegian Annual Tasting, we look at the growing popularity of organic wine in Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark. 

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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.