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Positive outcome for Nero d’Avola producers on the Avola GI protection issue

A decision has been handed down by IP Australia, in WFA’s opposition to the registration of “Avola” as a GI, which will provide Nero d’Avola producers with some needed comfort. The decision held that the evidence provided by WFA had “establishes that...

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Diploma of Viticulture Public Consultations

The initial work to review and redevelopment of the Diploma of Viticulture project has now been completed. The Subject Matter Experts (SME) working group meeting was held during September, with people who work directly in the viticulture industry bei...

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Australian Packaging Covenant

Recently a number of our members have contacted us after receiving letters from the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) advising them that they have obligations under the National Environment Protection (Used Packaging Material) Measure...

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Avola

The Geographical Indications Committee (GIC) has made an interim determination of the term Avola following notification by IP Australia that no objection was made out. In deciding whether to make such determination, the GIC has very little discretion...

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Att: Saperavi Growers - Showcase your best at Georgia Wine Competition

2018 Saperavi InternationalThe First “Saperavi International” competition will be held in Georgia, on 15-17 December, 2018, organised by the Georgian Wine Association, with support of National Wine Agency of Georgia.The competition aims to:to increas...

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