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  •   Now that the dust has settled On their recent trip to Hong Kong and mainland China, Australia’s First Families of Wine (AFFW) Chairman, Bruce Tyrrell from Tyrrell’s (Est. 1858) in the Hunter Valley, has had some time to reflect on the incredible experience.   A long......

  •     Vinexpo Hong Kong recap…    Have survived the tour intact and we care now in Shenyang in north- eastern China.     Vinexpo Hong Kong will be described as an outstanding success for  the Australian Wine brand. The new livery and marketing banner......

  • Australia’s First Families of Wine Premium Wine Dinner   AustCham Shanghai, in partnership with Australia’s First Families of Wine, invites you to a Premium Wine Dinner as part of the group’s second China tour. Enjoy an exclusive selection of fine wines from different regions across......

  •     Media release – for immediate release May 2018   As part of its ongoing commitment to the promotion of quality Australian wine at home and around the globe, Australia’s First Families of Wine (AFFW) is heading to Hong Kong to participate in Wine......

  •   You’re invited to join members of Australia’s First Families of Wine for a showcase of incredible wines matched with delicious fare. Asked to nominate their favourite wines that they enjoy with their favourite meals, the Australia’s First Families of Wine members have put forward an......

  •   UNLOCKED is a concept created by Australia’s First Families of Wine as part of Wine Australia’s feature program at Vinexpo Hong Kong 2018. The AFFW panel will feature different generations of the families and each will present their specially chosen wine from their own cellars. Vinexpo’s......

  • The Next Gen trip 2017 was based on the theme of Sustainability. Looking at this theme in the context of environmental, relationships and businesses. The group of 17 had a jam-packed itinerary of wine and non-wine focused activities over the days that covered these three......

  • ‘SUSTAINABILITY, INNOVATION AND RELATIONSHIPS’  IN FAMILY BUSINESS IS ON THE AGENDA   Continuing their tradition of visiting some of Australia – and the world’s – greatest wine regions, the Next Generation of Australia’s First Families of Wine (AFFW) are heading to Tasmania to continue their vinous......

  •   The AFFW Next Gens have been invited to host a wine tasting evening for the young members of the Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC). Founded in 1838, the MCC is one of Australia’s oldest sports club where those who wish to join can wait for over......

  • Los Angeles First day in LA negotiated with no problems. Wine Australia function was ok; morning masterclass went well with about 45 people of pretty good calibre. It was set for 60 but as usual there were no shows. The theme of the three top......