Australian advertising authorities have dismissed a complaint lodged by a Scottish person who said a radio advert for Aldi’s Highland Scotch whisky was “racist”.
The Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) is investigating ways to use grape marc to reduce livestock methane emissions – thought to be a major cause of global warming.
A lobby group in Australia has suggested that a 10% rise in tax excise on alcohol would bring in an extra AU$2.9 billion a year to help the budget deficit.
Michael Clarke, the CEO of Australian wine group Treasury Wine Estates, has seen his pay packet soar to £1.15 million off the back of the company’s “outstanding” results.
Around 15,000 people have taken to the streets in Sydney, Australia to protest against the city’s strict alcohol restrictions.
In the latest update of the Wine Explorers’ travels to appear on db, we see the guys start the year in style with a visit to sunny Australia.
A new £99 wine by provocative Australian brand d’Arenberg has been dubbed “sexist” by a local female wine writer due to its controversial name.
Treasury Wine Estates’ strategy to up its premium offer appears to be paying off, with the company reporting a 42% rise in net profits in the first half.
A new AUS$2.5m distillery in McLaren Vale will begin operation this month with the hope of releasing its first single malt in two years’ time.
Treasury Wine Estates has decided to increase its emphasis on several Australian wine brands as part of its international focus to champion Australia’s winemaking heritage.
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