Wine is made in many ways from different fruits, and grape is the chief ingredient. In Australia, the wine industry contributes significantly to the economy. There are so many wineries and vineyards involved in the production, employment, export, and tourism associated with wine.
Also, wineries and vineyards are located in every state in Australia, with the majority concentrated in South Australia, New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia, Tasmania and Queensland.
The wine regions in each of these states produce different wine varieties and styles that take advantage of the climatic differences, topography and soil types. The major varieties produced in Australia’s wine regions are predominantly Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, Semillon, Pinot noir, Riesling, and Sauvignon blanc.
Wineries and vineyards in the country grow about 100 different grape varieties across 60 wine regions, making it the country with the most diverse wine scene in the world. From rogue to refined, classic to contemporary, Australian wines are far from the ordinary.
The regions, wineries and vineyards located in South Australia, New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia, Tasmania and Queensland have made wine production, cellars and distilleries tourists attractions.
These wineries and vineyards have wine estates that host different functions, events and activities ranging from picnics, and tours, to wine festivals to private events such as dinners, baby showers, corporate events and weddings. These events are unique in their rights and draw people from all over the world.
This website provides information about wineries and vineyards in Australia. It has articles about wine production, cellars and distilleries, as well as details of Australia’s wine estates and the different types of functions, events and activities that can be held in them. There is also information about wine shops and accommodation.