Woolworths’ BWS has started delivering alcohol in Sydney with plans to expand the service into other Australian cities soon. ‘BWS Quick Delivery’ allows residents allows residents near selected Sydney...

Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has announced a $50 million Export and Regional Wine Support Package. The three-year package will consist of four programs that will each aim to showcase Australia’s...

Australia is experiencing a boom of Chinese tourists visiting wineries says a major tour operator. According to AAT Kings, an Australian and New Zealand tour operator, between 2015 and 2016, Chinese interest...

The Australian wine sector has recorded its third consecutive increase in crush and average purchase price of winegrapes according to the National Vintage Report 2017. The national crush for 2017 is estimated...

Australian online alcohol retailer, Cracka Wines, plans to raise $5 million from crowdfunding to expand its services into Asia. Cracka Wines will use crowdfunding platform, Equitise, to run what it says...

Research by the University of Adelaide has shown that consumers are much more influenced by wine label descriptions than previously thought. The study, published in the August 2017 edition of the Food...

The Victorian State Government has decided to keep the Victorian Liquor Subsidy (VLS) as is. Also referred to as the Cellar Door rebate, the VSL is a 15 per cent subsidy on the wholesale value of wine...

Wesfarmers’ Vintage Cellars has recognised 21 different alcoholic beverages as part of its annual Best Of Awards for 2017. The awards have been running for seven years and are judged by an expert panel. This...

A new Australian developed smartphone app is helping grapegrowers easily measure the water status of their vines. The app, which is still in trial, aims to make water management decisions easier for grapegrowers. The...

The Australian Federal Government has been accused of failing to do its research into the pro’s and con’s of any Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) which does not include America. Australian Trade Minister,...