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News posted on Wednesday, 24 June 2009
WA joins forces with WGGA
The Wine Industry Association of Western Australia (WIAWA) and Wine Grape Growers Australia (WGGA) have joined forces to offer WA winegrape growers a single membership to both organisations.
New VFF president to speak at Rural Press Club
Newly elected VFF president Andrew Broad will address this month’s Rural Press Club of Victoria at a lunch tomorrow at the Hilton on the Park.
New name for the third Wine Ward in Walker Bay Wine District
Following the recent approval by South Africa's Wine and Spirit Board of the name “Hemel-en- Aarde Ridge” for the third Wine Ward in the Hermanus area of the Walker Bay Wine District, the way is clear for producers in the three Wards to unite under the name Hemel-en-Aarde.
Retallack opens new viticulture consultancy
Well-known viticulture consultant Mary Retallack has launched her own consultancy, Retallack Viticulture, offering services throughout Australia.
Industry experts converge for Hyatt Wine Week 2009
Some of South Australia’s top winemakers, including Wolf Blass and Stephen Henschke, will converge on Adelaide for a week in August to celebrate all things wine, food and fashion.
New chair for Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation
Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Tony Burke has appointed a new chair to the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation board. James (Jim) Dominguez CBE AM starts his three-year term on 1 July 2009.