vintage


Does Australian regional wine have a profitable future?

In these half-day workshops, Lulie Halstead of Wine Intelligence, the world’s leading authority on wine brands and consumer wine purchasing trends, will present the latest evidence about the role and value of wine regions and the success factors behind the best performers. Winemakers Federation of Australia read more http://www.wfa.org.au/workshops.aspx


2011 grape harvest at Mill About Vineyard is over!

It’s been a long-ish vintage, what with the rains and cooler than usual weather. The Grenache took its time to come to fully ripen to optimum flavour and maturity. We hand-picked the grapes selectively over several weeks, to choose the best quality grape bunches. We did the last harvest this […]


No spraying at our vineyard!

Read in the press yesterday about vineyard managers troubled by the rains. One says that he’s sprayed 11 times and still got fungus in the vines. Sprayed 11 times! Wasn’t it obvious the first 2-3 times that it wasn’t working? Strange that people still try to fix nature … Nothing […]