News & Events

  • Tahbilk viticulturist Richard Flatman is preparing the 2020 vintage. He and his team have been working hard through the heat, winds, lack of rainfall and bushfires to ensure Tahbilk will still have a successful vintage. “It has been a very tough season in the vineyards......

  • Vintage is fast approaching and our families are working hard to prepare for another year of winemaking. We will be checking in with them throughout the proess and share updates, images and videos with you along the way. Howard Park is our only winery located......

  • Media release – for immediate releaseOctober 2019 Just back from their extensive tour of the USA with Wine Australia as part of their US Roadshow, Australia’s First Families of Wine (AFFW) are philosophical and focussed on the task ahead for Australian wine. The Roadshow took......

  • We are thrilled to announce the upcoming release of ‘Australia’s First Families of Wine’ by Richard Allen and Kimbal Baker. The release of the book coincides with our 10th anniversary and we are thrilled to celebrate this special milestone with you. The words and images......

  •   Media release – for immediate release September 2019   As part of Australia’s First Families of Wine’s (AFFW) commitment to promoting premium wine at home and across the globe, the families are thrilled to be returning to London as part of Wine Australia’s Australia......

  •             Delve deep into the heart of Australia’s wine industry with a luxe book celebrating our first families of wine The perfect Christmas gift, out November 1   Melbourne University Publishing is today excited to announce the forthcoming release of......

  • Media Release Monday 22 July 2019     THE PRESTIGIOUS 2019 MAURICE O’SHEA AWARD ANNOUNCED AT GALA EVENT IN ADELAIDE AND THE WINNER IS …..     McWilliam’s Wines Group, with six generations of family ownership, in conjunction with the Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference......

  • Our families have just returned home from their third trip to China together and second consecutive visit with Wine Australia.   Kicking off on May 21st we had a jam packed schedule, visiting Tianjin, Hangzhou, Kunming and Shenzhen over eight days.   Highlighting the itinerary......

  • Media release – for immediate release May 2019   As part of Australia’s First Families of Wine’s (AFFW) commitment to promoting premium wine at home and across the globe, the families are thrilled to be returning to China for a third time next week as......

  • “Vintage is the time where we do the bulk of the winemaking process and it’s a very exciting time. The winery becomes a hive of activity and familiar faces return from all four corners of the world, with hopefully some new faces too!”   It’s......