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New Zealand Winegrowers Launches 2021 Mentoring Programme

Monday, 13 December 2021, 10:15 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand Winegrowers is delighted to launch the 2021 Mentoring Programme. This programme aims to support wine industry members increase their confidence, focus on their self-development and reach their goals. The programme matches one mentee ... More >>

Fellows Of New Zealand Winegrowers Announced For 2021

Friday, 3 December 2021, 3:18 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

The New Zealand Winegrowers (NZW) Fellows award recognises individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the New Zealand wine industry. From making strides in wine governance to adding sparkle to the wine industry, the 2021 NZW Fellows are ... More >>

Ben McNab From Palliser Wins Tonnellerie De Mercurey North Island Young Winemaker Regional Competition

Thursday, 28 October 2021, 8:59 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

Congratulations to Ben McNab, Assistant Winemaker at Palliser in Martinborough, who came became the 2021 Tonnellerie de Mercurey North Island Young Winemaker of the Year. The competition was held on 27th October at EIT in Hawke’s Bay. <img ... More >>

NZ wine industry welcomes QFT announcement

Friday, 10 September 2021, 12:10 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand Winegrowers welcomes the government’s confirmation that quarantine free travel (QFT) for RSE workers from Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu will start in October. This announcement will provide certainty for many of our growers who rely on RSE ... More >>

New Zealand Wine Industry Welcomes Government’s Decision To Recommence The Movement Of RSE Workers From The Pacific

Monday, 10 May 2021, 5:15 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand Winegrowers welcomes the Government announcement today to recommence the movement of RSE workers from the Pacific to New Zealand. “The announcement today will help the New Zealand wine industry secure access to the supply of off-shore ... More >>

Ben Tombs From Peregrine Wines Announced NZ Young Winemaker Of The Year 2020

Saturday, 7 November 2020, 3:05 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

Ben Tombs Congratulations to Ben Tombs from Central Otago for becoming the 2020 Tonnellerie de Mercurey NZ Young Winemaker of the Year. Ben is Assistant Winemaker at Peregrine Wines in the Gibbston Valley and the first Young Winemaker from Central ... More >>

Celebrating 15 Years Of NZ Young Viticulturist Of The Year Competition

Tuesday, 27 October 2020, 12:52 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

Members of the New Zealand wine industry were delighted to be able to come together in Martinborough early October and celebrate fifteen years of the Young Viticulturist of the Year Competition. The celebration consisted of a conference entitled “Investing ... More >>

Ben Tombs Wins Tonnellerie De Mercurey Central Otago Young Winemaker Regional Competition

Saturday, 12 September 2020, 6:09 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

Congratulations to Ben Tombs from Peregrine Wines who came first in the Tonnellerie de Mercurey Central Otago Young Winemaker competition held on Thursday 10th September at VinPro in Cromwell. Ben Tombs Ben was back to defend his title from last year ... More >>

Congratulations To Tahyrn Mason From Villa Maria - Corteva Northern Young Viticulturist Of The Year

Monday, 10 August 2020, 9:43 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

Congratulations to Tahyrn Mason from Villa Maria in Auckland who became Corteva Northern Young Viticulturist of the Year 2020 on 7 August following the competition held at Marsden Estate in Kerikeri. Congratulations also goes to Pietro Aloisi from ... More >>

Congratulations To Lacey Agate From Bellbird Spring

Monday, 3 August 2020, 11:02 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

After a tough day in the vineyards Lacey Agate from Bellbird Spring became the Corteva North Young Viticulturist of the Year 2020 on 31st July following the competition held at Greystone in Waipara. Congratulations also goes to Will Bowman from Black ... More >>

Outstanding Vintage Despite Adverse Covid-19 Conditions

Friday, 26 June 2020, 2:46 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

While it will be forever remembered as the Covid-19 harvest, an excellent summer throughout most of the country has contributed to an outstanding vintage for New Zealand’s wine regions. “Although Covid-19 restrictions did have a huge impact ... More >>

As We Mark 50 Years Of Earth Day, New Zealand Wine Industry Commits To Cutting Carbon

Wednesday, 22 April 2020, 12:19 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand Winegrowers has committed to the goal of the New Zealand wine industry being net carbon-zero before 2050. The pledge was made at the end of 2019 and is a representation of the evolving sustainability initiatives that are already taking ... More >>

NZ Winegrowers Media Statement - Southern Boundary Wines

Friday, 13 March 2020, 7:22 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

Southern Boundary Wines Limited, former Directors Andrew Moore, Scott Berry and winemaker Rebecca Cope have been convicted and sentenced on historical serious offences involving deception under the Wine Act. Their actions showed a wilful disregard for ... More >>

New Naming Rights Sponsor For Young Viticulturist Of The Year And Dates Set For 2020

Monday, 24 February 2020, 9:03 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

The NZ Young Viticulturist of the Year Competition is delighted to announce that Corteva Agriscience is the new Naming Rights sponsor for the programme and has just signed a three year partnership. As a leading crop protection company with an increased ... More >>

Take your places! Pinot Noir NZ 2021 tickets go on sale

Monday, 10 February 2020, 12:33 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

Pinot Noir lovers across the world can now secure their places at New Zealand’s most internationally-recognised wine event, as ticket sales open today. More >>

New Zealand wine exports soar

Wednesday, 5 February 2020, 10:53 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

In 2019 there was an 8% increase in New Zealand wine exports, with total export value now reaching a record $1.86 billion according to New Zealand Winegrowers. More >>

Global wine experts rank NZ wines amongst the best

Friday, 29 November 2019, 6:39 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand ranked third in the world for its wine, according to the latest results of the International Wine Challenge, the world's most rigorous wine competition. Kiwi wines scooped up 14 Gold medals and 287 medals overall in the first round of ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay wins big at the New Zealand Wine Awards

Sunday, 17 November 2019, 4:39 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

A Hawke’s Bay Syrah has won the New Zealand Wine of the Year™ Champion 2019 trophy, while a Hawke’s Bay winery has taken out the inaugural New Zealand Cellar Door of the Year Award. Trophies were announced at the New Zealand Wine Awards held in ... More >>

New Release Tasting to showcase stunning 2019 vintage

Wednesday, 16 October 2019, 12:41 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

The New Zealand Winegrowers’ Annual New Release Tasting will be held on Monday evening 28th and Tuesday 29th October 2019 in the Penthouse of New Zealand House, London. This is the first comprehensive UK showing of the 2019 vintage wines, which ... More >>

NZ Winegrowers welcomes increase in seasonal workers

Thursday, 26 September 2019, 2:48 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand Winegrowers welcomes the increase in the number of seasonal workers under the Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) scheme announced by Immigration Minister Iain Lees-Galloway today. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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