News

Better climate forecasting

Climate and weather-sensitive management decisions are a daily occurrence for the grape and wine sector, especially during vintage. Are you aware that the Bureau of Meteorology provides more frequent up-... Read More...

Locust numbers still low

Following on from our November 2019 e-news article, ‘Locus Levels Low’, the Department of Agriculture has released their January 2020 Locust Bulletin which, as expected, reports that locust population levels ... Read More...

In the news

Did you see the November/December issue of WBM – Australia’s Wine Business Magazine? On pages 72-75 the article ‘Keeping disaster at bay’ shares the history of Vinehealth Australia as we celebrate 120 years. ... Read More...

SA fires information

Wine Australia maintains a webpage dedicated to fire recovery. This includes information on technical support for grapegrowers and winemakers, mental health resources, government support and business support. ... Read More...

2019: another big year

Vinehealth Australia’s 2019 Annual Report has recently been tabled in parliament and we’re pleased to share with you both the report and a handy summary document, called the Annual Report Snapshot. The Snap... Read More...

Cheers to 120 years

On Saturday 21st December 2019, Vinehealth Australia will turn 120 years old. It’s an important milestone and we’d like to thank you for your support. The Phylloxera Board was established by an act of Parl... Read More...

Meet Alex Sas

Vinehealth Australia Director Alex Sas is a well-known and respected viticulturist, with more than 25 years’ experience in the Australian and New Zealand wine sectors. Currently Senior R&D Program Manag... Read More...

Fruit fly and the Riverland wine industry

The South Australian wine industry operates amongst other horticultural industries in many areas of our state, including in the Riverland Pest Free Area (PFA). As a result, the wine industry plays an important... Read More...

Annual Vineyard Record review

Keep an eye out for your Annual Vineyard Record which should have arrived via email or post, according to your preferred communication method. Please review your Record to ensure all information is accurat... Read More...