Environmental Champions of the Barossa


Barossa’s wine grape growers are forging ahead with modern viticultural practices to prepare for the changing climate – highlighted with the first launch of a six-part video series that demonstrates Barossa’s environmental best practices. The video series, entitled Environmental Champions[…]

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2016 Barossa Vintage Updates

Wayne & Ken

Get the latest dirt on the 2016 Barossa Vintage from local Winemakers, Grape Growers and Viticulturists.   Episode 4: Stuey & Damien 2016 Vintage Updates from Barossa Dirt. Episode 4 – with Stuey and Damien from Barossa Dirt on Vimeo.[…]

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Vineyard trials help build resilience


The Barossa Grape & Wine Association (BGWA) has set up three demonstration vineyards as part of its ongoing Creating Resilient Landscapes initiative, with funding from AGWA’s Regional Program. The idea is to “show not tell” growers and winemakers how modern[…]

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Barossa Vintage Report 2015


Barossa Vintage 2015 (as at 1 April 2015)   The 2015 Barossa harvest period got off to a good start, with growers experiencing 1.5 to 2.5 inches of rain in early January which set the vines up nicely for the[…]

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Barossa Pruning Expo


More than 120 grape growers, and viticulture trade and industry attended the inaugural Barossa Pruning Expo held at the Nuriootpa Research Centre on 11 June 2014. The Expo, organised by the Barossa Grape & Wine Association and the Barossa VitiTech[…]

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2014 Grape Barossa Grower Service Award


Ladies and gentlemen, On behalf of Grape Barossa I would like to thank the Barons for welcoming us to be a part of today’s event once again. The Grape Barossa Grower Service Award was established to annually recognise the outstanding[…]

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2013 Grape Barossa Grower Service Award

Keith Hoffman - 2013 Grape Barossa Grower Service Award Recipient

The Grape Barossa Grower Service Award was established to annually recognise the outstanding contribution of grape growers to their region, and as an opportunity to importantly acknowledge the voluntary service of those individuals. Nominations are made by their peers when[…]

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A Taste of Spring: Eden Valley Riesling

Taste of Spring

Spring is a time of celebrating rebirth and revival, a season that is full of new possibilities. Each year the Barossa Grape & Wine Association hosts ‘A Taste of Spring with Eden Valley Riesling’ where the diversity of the region[…]

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