Wine Industry Newsletter

Future events

Opportunities in a new climate - AWRI workshop

The AWRI is taking a coordinated, national approach to disseminating current technical information about greenhouse gas emissions, carbon storage and the Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) to the Australian grape and wine sector. Topics to be covered include:

  • Entwine Australia – new and improved program, carbon calculator and regional benchmarking
  • Climate and the wine industry
  • Opportunities for the grape and wine sector in the Emissions Reduction Fund
  • A novel use for grape marc – methane mitigation
  • Greenhouse gas abatement in viticulture – results of nitrogen use efficiency trials in vineyards

When: 8.00am - 12.00pm, Wednesday 13 January 2016

Where: Howard Park Winery, Wine Chapel, Miamup Road, Cowaramup 6284

Registration and program details can be found at


Wine Marketing Conference – success through smarter marketing

Join the UniSA Business School and the Ehrenberg-Bass Institute for Marketing Science for a special one-day conference that will deliver cutting-edge wine marketing insights and the strategies of leading wine brands. The program will include short talks by leading researchers and wine industry professionals on real-world marketing issues and solutions. 

When: Tuesday, 16 February 2016

Where: Adelaide

Cost: $195.00 +GST

Registration and program details can be found on the events webpage.


ABARES Outlook 2016

The theme of Outlook 2016 is Investing in agriculture – growing our future. This recognises the need for ongoing investment in the agriculture sector to ensure its future success - in land to increase scale; in technology to enhance productivity; in people to ensure the skills needed to capture the opportunities of a modern industry and to create succession opportunities. On the supply side it recognises the new and increasingly diverse sources of capital available to agriculture and alternative financing models that are providing opportunities for farmers.

When: 1 – 2 March 2016

Where: Canberra

Registration costs and program details can be found on the events webpage.


The 16th Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference & Trade Exhibition

The Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference and Trade Exhibition is the premier technical event for the Australian wine industry. Held every three years since 1970, it combines an extensive program of plenary sessions, workshops, posters, student forum and social events with the industry’s most respected and extensive trade exhibition.

When: 24 – 28 July 2016

Where: Adelaide

Registration costs and program details can be found on the events webpage.