Wine Sector Survey to reveal vintage 2016

Wine Australia has commenced the Wine Sector Survey 2016 that will gather key pricing and crush data to form an accurate picture of this year’s vintage across Australia. The Wine Sector Survey was delivered to wine businesses nationally and – like the Wine Sector Survey 2015 – combines four previously separate surveys to streamline data collection, which will help save time and reduce paperwork for grape and wine businesses.

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Gold Coast wine lists have advanced in leaps and bounds

GONE are the days of BYO casks and cans of beer, instead wine lists across the Coast have improved with age. One of the world’s leading wine presenters and writers Tyson Stelzer, a former head of science at Ashmore’s Trinity Lutheran College, is toasting the Coast’s maturing tastes. Tyson says our restaurants are showcasing award-winning wine lists in line with our increasingly sophisticated palettes.

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Nick Blair and Mike Every Set-Up Independent Wine Business

Vision Wine Partners is the new, specialist wine sales and consultancy business, being run by familiar faces, Nick Blair and Michael Every. Most will remember Blair from when he worked at Pernod Ricard and Every from Peter Lehmann Wines. Both have a long history in wine sales and marketing, and have now decided to combine their experience to set up a new, joint-venture that will help Australian wine brands get out from the winery and into market.

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