A tribute to Bryce Rankine

Long-serving Australian wine researcher and educator, Bryce Rankine, has died in Adelaide, aged 87. Born in Murray Bridge, South Australia, in 1925, Rankine began his career in the wine industry in 1950 as a research officer in the Oenological Investigations Section of CSIRO at the Waite Agricultural Research Institute in Adelaide. Out of this section… Continue reading »

Who's Running the Show?

Did you miss the ASVO Sponsored WCA webinar ‘Who’s Running the Show?’ You can view it here The webinar was presented by ASVO Board member and wine show judge Samantha Connew and wine writer and judge Mike Bennie. As part of the WCA Webinar Series, and in partnership with the Australian Society of Viticulture and… Continue reading »


ASVO Awards for excellence winners 2012

2012 ASVO Annual Awards for Excellence Guests, representing viticulturists, winemakers, and leaders in the wine sector from across Australia, attended the Australian Society of Viticulture & Oenology 2012 ASVO Awards for Excellence gala dinner on Wednesday November 21st in Adelaide MC Peter Hayes and President Paul Petrie announced the following winners from a field of… Continue reading »