About Australian Grape & Wine Inc

Membership Committees

Membership Committees

Australian Grape & Wine’s  four Membership Committees meet separately and each nominates three representatives to the Board (marked * below).

All six state wine industry associations are represented on the  Small Winemakers’ Membership Committee. 

Small Winemakers’ Membership Committee

  • *James March, Heathvale Vineyard (Chair) (South Australian Wine Industry Association)
  • Leeanne Puglisi-Gangemi, Ballandean Estate Wines (Queensland Wine Industry Association)
  • Larry Jorgensen (Wines of Western Australia)
  • Rory Lane, The Story Wines (Wine Victoria)
  • Mark Bourne (New South Wales Wine Industry Association)
  • *Edward Swift, Printhie Wines (NSW)
  • *Mary Hamilton, Hugh Hamilton Wines (SA)
  • Nikki Palun, Octtava Wines (VIC)
  • Rollo Crittenden, Crittenden Wines (VIC)
  • David O’Leary, O’Leary Walker Wines (SA)
  • Sarah McDougall, Lake George Winery (ACT)
  • Chris Pfeiffer OAM, Pfeiffer Wines (VIC)
  • Penny Dickeson, Cape Mentelle Vineyards (WA)

Medium Winemakers’ Membership Committee

  • *Alister Purbrick, Tahbilk Pty Ltd (Chair)
  • *Victoria Angove, Angove’s Pty Ltd
  • *Simone Tierney, Zilzie Wines Pty Ltd
  • Mitchell Taylor, Taylors Wines Pty Ltd
  • Robert Hill Smith, Yalumba
  • Darren Rathbone, Rathbone Wine Group
  • Andrew Calabria, Calabria Wines

Large Winemakers’ Membership Committee

  • *Jeff McCormack, Treasury Wine Estates (Chair)
  • *Helen Strachan, Pernod Ricard Winemakers Pty Ltd
  • *Luke Edwards, Casella Family Brands

Vigneron’s Membership Committee

  • *Ashley Keegan, The FABAL Group Pty Ltd (Chair)
  • *Adrian Hoffman, Independent Grower and Chair of Wine Grape Council of South Australia
  • *Henry Crawford, Yallambee Agricultural Company Pty Ltd
  • Sami Gilligan, The Wetlands Vineyard
  • Dean Taylor, Taylors Farm Supplies
  • Ben Crossing, Angullong Wines
  • Tyson Lewis, Peninsula Vine Care Jenny Venus, Brad Case Consulting
About Australian Grape & Wine
Policy & Issues
Media & Events
Members
Stay up-to-date with Australian Grape & Wine

Contact us today