News

PQS consultation begins

Vinehealth Australia has undertaken a comprehensive review of the phylloxera-related conditions in SA’s Plant Quarantine Standard (PQS) and now seeks industry feedback on the proposed changes. South Australia’... Read More...

Time to update your records

SA vineyard owners: we sent you your annual vineyard record return at the end of last year, for you to check and update if necessary. Maintaining accuracy of the information on the Vineyard Register is a requir... Read More...

#V19: Be farm-gate hygiene ready

Farm-gate hygiene activities are site-specific biosecurity practices to minimise the risk of pest, disease and weed incursions on your property. Adherence to farm-gate hygiene systems should be part of your sta... Read More...

RVC helping to keep SA vines healthy

How do you balance the protection of your vines with wine tourism? That’s the question vineyard owners in wine tourism areas grapple with daily. Do you only allow vineyard tours under controlled conditions? Do... Read More...

New signs to strengthen SA border

The next time you’re entering South Australia by road from the eastern states, be sure to look out for new biosecurity signs positioned on nine of the state’s major roads in the Limestone Coast and Riverland. ... Read More...

Plant Quarantine Standard review announced

In the heightened biosecurity landscape in which we now operate, it’s timely as an industry that we review the range of potential entry pathways into South Australia for grape phylloxera, our greatest endemic b... Read More...

Annual Report available now

Vinehealth Australia’s 2017/18 Annual Report is now available, and is packed with information about the organisation’s activities and performance to provide for the protection of vineyards from disease and to a... Read More...

Time to check Vineyard Records

In the next few weeks, SA vineyard owners will receive a copy of their annual Vineyard Record. We send this out at the end of each year so that vineyard owners can check the planting and contact details and pro... Read More...