Australia

‘Catastrophic’ fire danger forecast for Hunter Valley

A state of emergency has been declared in parts of Australia following the outbreak of wildfires, with the Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney and Illawarra Shoalhaven areas on the highest alert level. 

Australian wine exports rise to $2.89bn

The value of Australian wine exports has risen to AU$2.89 billion, up 7% from last year, with the average price of bottled wine reaching a record high of $6.79 per litre.

Seppeltsfield winery owner snaps up four McLaren Vale vineyards

The owner of one of Australia’s oldest winery, Seppeltsfield Estate in Barossa Valley, has snapped up four vineyards in McLaren Vale, making him the largest vineyard owner in the region.

Burch Family appoints new UK distributor

Burch Family Wines, one of Western Australia’s largest wineries, has appointed Benchmark Drinks as its new agent in the UK and Republic of Ireland.

Fine wine investment: Buying smart

September 27th, 2019

The week in pictures

September 19th, 2019

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