Applications for Wine Australia travel bursaries close 1 April
You are invited to apply for Wine Australia's next round of travel bursaries, to bring in international experts or to fund travel, study tours or conferences you wish to attend to develop your knowledge and skills in your area of research, and network with the international research community.
A vineyard walk and BBQ will put the spotlight on spray management programs and the product efficacy of various botrytis chemicals used in viticulture. The walk will allow growers to compare botrytis treatments visually and discuss the various options to control botrytis bunch rot.
Ready to grow your business but not sure where to start?
The South Australian Wine Industry Association(SAWIA) on behalf of the South Australian Government through Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA) is delivering the Agribusiness Growth Program for the wine industry to support small enterprises (with a turnover between $300,000-$1.5m) in the value adding agriculture, food and beverage industries.
The ARC Training Centre for Innovative Wine Production, the University of Adelaide and the National Wine and Grape Industry Centre (NWGIC) are holding a one-day workshop in Wagga Wagga on 19 May that will feature 10-minute presentations by 18 researchers. The universities will present the newest research in viticulture, oenology and wine consumer studies.
Date: 19 May 2016
Location: NWGIC Training Centre, Wagga Wagga
For more information or to register, contact Robyn Harrington on email@example.com;
phone: 02 69332940 by 6 May 2016.
Early bird registrations closing soon for CCRSPI National Conference
The Climate Change Research Strategy for Primary Industries (CCRSPI) National Conference will be held in 2016 in Sydney, NSW. CCRSPI 2016 focuses attention on climate resilience within Australia's globally competitive primary industries and will consider the drivers for primary industries in relation to climate, and draw out insights from influencers in business, the value chain and financial services sector.
Dates: 27 – 28 April 2016
Location: Doltone House, Darling Island Wharf, 48 Pirrama Road, Pyrmont NSW
Cost: Single day registration from $500
For more information click here.
Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference and Trade Exhibition
Registrations are now open for the 16th Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference and Trade Exhibition. The AWITC will be held in Adelaide in July 2016 and features a program that includes esteemed local and international speakers, workshops, an expansive trade exhibition and networking events.
Dates: 24 – 28 July 2016
Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide SA
Cost: From $805
For more information or to register, click here.
Posts for Sale (SA)
Thornborough Estate in Virginia, SA are selling various posts including:
2.4m x 150mm – 200mm CCA pine posts ($16.50 inc GST)
1.8m x 75mm – 100mm CCA pine posts ($2.50 inc GST)
Please contact George Girgolas on 0418 804 689 for more information.
Headed by wine industry stalwart, Mark Hamilton, the National Wine Law Group flexes its experience and expertise to provide cost effective solutions on wine sector matters.
“We proudly claim our wine law credentials are unsurpassed by any law firm,” says Hamilton, a strategically insightful lawyer with deep industry experience. “As a firm of 30 people we’re big enough to handle most matters but our charge out rates compare favourably with large firms.”
“One big benefit to clients is we hit the ground running. We know the industry and its peculiar ways. We may even shed a business insight along the way.”