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McLaren Vale PFAS dump plan rejected by SA EPA

The South Australian Environment Protection Authority has reportedly refused to grant permission for a controversial PFAS dump planned for McLaren Vale, according to The Advertiser. EPA chief executive Tony Circelli told The Advertiser that, after a rigorous assessment process, the EPA Board had decided not to approve the Southern Waste ResourceCo application, despite a Flinders […]

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Dan Murphy’s Decoded Wine Awards 2021 winners revealed

Dan Murphy’s has revealed the winners of its 2021 Decoded Wine Awards, after 12 experts tasted over 1000 wines. “As wine experts, our judging panellists keenly follow the results of domestic and international wine shows. However, the majority of wine lovers simply want to find the right wine for the right occasion, which is what […]

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Trade dispute flares again as Australian wine blocked at Chinese ports

China has accused Australia of ruining the relationship between the two countries as new figures show tens of thousands of litres of Australian wine were blocked from entering the country in January.

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Lawson’s Dry Hills achieves carbon zero certification

Marlborough wine producer, Lawson’s Dry Hills, has this week achieved carbon zero status having met the requirements of ISO14064 and received accreditation from Toitu. ISO 14064 specifies the principles and requirements for quantifying and reporting greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and removals. It includes requirements for the design, development, management, reporting and verification of an organisation’s […]

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$220K investment in SA wine industry

A series of innovative programs to respond to the impacts of COVID-19 and create unique wine experiences to attract tourists to cellar doors feature in $220,000 for South Australia’s wine industry. Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development David Basham, who announced the $220,000 investment during a visit to the Barossa Valley, said this funding […]

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Nominations open for the 2021 ASVO Scholarship to attend AWAC

The 2021 ASVO scholarship to attend the Advanced Wine Assessment Course (AWAC) is now open. The ASVO AWAC scholarship is a nationally competitive scholarship which offers high-achieving individuals an opportunity to undertake professional development in wine assessment. The scholarship is part of the ASVO Awards for Excellence program, which has attracted a high calibre of […]

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New water for the Barossa in the pipeline

The South Australian government has applied to the Commonwealth Government seeking support for a $3.5 million project to undertake a full feasibility study for additional water supply for the Barossa and Eden valleys to boost sustainable agriculture production across the region. Initial long-term estimates show additional water to the Barossa and Eden Valley could generate […]

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LAST DAYS TO ENTER! Deadline approaches for PACKWINE Design Awards as judges announced

The task of deciding the winners of the 2021 PACKWINE Design Awards will fall to four judges with extensive wine industry insights and experience. Time is running out to enter the Design Awards with this Sunday 28 February being the final day for entries.  

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Pernod Ricard becomes Australia’s first wine company recognised as EOCGE

Pernod Ricard Winemakers, the producer of wine brands Jacob’s Creek, St Hugo and Orlando, has been recognised as Australia’s first wine company to be named an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) by the Australian Government’s Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA).

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Bolstering Australia’s sustainable viticultural practices

Charles Sturt University student Anne Johnson has been named the recipient of Wine Australia’s Dr Tony Jordan OAM Award 2021 to support her research exploring the benefits of agroecology in Australian viticulture and barriers to its adoption.

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Andreas Clark stepping down from Wine Australia

After 15 years of service to Wine Australia, including eight years as CEO, Andreas Clark will be leaving the organisation in late 2021. The Wine Australia board said it is deeply grateful for Andreas’ “leadership and dedication to the Australian wine sector over many years” and wish him well for his future endeavours. “I’m so […]

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How China is devastating Australia’s billion-dollar wine industry

South Australian winemaker Jarrad White spent almost a decade building his business in China. Then, in a matter of months, it all fell apart. It had nothing to do with the quality of White’s wines at his vineyard in McLaren Vale, one of South Australia’s premier winegrowing regions. Instead, it was the result of months […]

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Marlborough’s wine industry contributes $571 million to local economy

Close to one fifth of all economic activity in Marlborough is generated from the wine industry, according to a report released today. The report by the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZIER) was commissioned by Wine Marlborough Ltd and highlights the role the wine industry plays in the continued economic growth of Marlborough. NZIER […]

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WINEDEPOT partners with Vivino amid post-pandemic DTC boom

Digital Wine Ventures has announced the online beverage distribution platform, WINEDEPOT, has partnered with mobile wine app and marketplace Vivino. Under the partnership, WINEDEPOT will provide Australian wineries the ability to list their products for sale on Vivino directly without having to set up an account, develop I.T integration, monitor inventory availability or manage order […]

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The growing importance of wine packaging to be addressed at 2021 PACKWINE Forum & Expo

Internationally renowned writer and speaker Robert Joseph will examine the wine industry’s increasing focus on packaging in the keynote address as part of the webinar component of the 2021 PACKWINE Forum & Expo.

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WCA appoints new executive officer

Wine Communicators of Australia (WCA) has announced the appointment of the organisation’s new executive officer, Andrew Stark.

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