Barossa Wine Assessment Training –


Each year the Barossa Grape & Wine Association (BGWA) and the Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) offer an opportunity to undertake the two day AWRI Barossa Wine Assessment Training. The course is open to members of the Barossa Wine Community,[…]

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2015 Barossa Pruning Expo


200 turn out to Barossa Pruning Expo Numbers swelled to over 200 at PIRSA’s Research Station in Nuriootpa yesterday, as grape growers and technical viticulturists from the Barossa and as far as Victoria, McLaren Vale, Clare Valley and The Riverland[…]

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Sold! To the community with the big heart


A month ago young Ike Zerk collapsed at footy training in Williamstown. He died that night. A beautiful kid, dead at 14. The son of a fifth-generation Lyndoch grapegrower. A shrine appeared at the farm gate: footy jumper, messages, flags,[…]

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Barossa bids high for fine wine reputation

2015 Barossa Wine Chapters Auction Catalogue cover

Amidst a busy week of colourful community activity in this year’s 2015 Barossa Vintage Festival, last Friday’s inaugural Barossa Wine Chapters Auction was undoubtedly a blue-chip highlight. Presented in conjunction with the prestigious Langton’s Fine Wines auctioneers, and presided over[…]

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Barossa Wine Chapters Auction 2015


*Update 10 April.  Lunch event SOLD OUT.  Online Auction open until April 17.   Avid wine collectors and enthusiasts can create their own Barossa wine collection, direct from Barossa winemakers’ cellars, by bidding in the Barossa Wine Chapters Auction in[…]

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