News

News from around and relating to the Heathcote region.

Heathcote winegrowers eye new export opportunities
Thu, 21/05/2015

Heathcote wine region will host almost 80 trade delegates from China, India and south-east Asia during next week’s government Meet the Winemaker inbound mission.

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Wine event network can build tourism, economy
Fri, 01/05/2015

Building a network of regional wine festivals and events should form key part of a new Victorian Wine Tourism Strategy announced by the State Government, said Heathcote Winegrowers’ Association president Phil Meehan.

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Great reds add to rhythm of the Blues
Mon, 30/03/2015

Heathcote vineyards are preparing for Easter with events at many wineries in the region and some looking to grow the fan club for Heathcote's exciting full-bodied shiraz wines when thousands of people flock to Bendigo’s Blues Rock and Red Festival.

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2015 vintage shapes up well for Heathcote shiraz
Fri, 13/02/2015

This week’s burst of warmer weather has Heathcote region winegrowers preparing for an earlier than planned start to the 2015 vintage of the region’s famous shiraz grapes.

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Huon Hooke loves Heathcote shiraz
Tue, 03/02/2015

Heathcote wines have done well in the recent tasting rankings released by Huon Hooke, being named the top three 2012 shiraz varieties.

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Australia Day weekend in Heathcote
Mon, 19/01/2015

The Australia Day weekend is a great chance to visit the exciting Heathcote Wine Region.

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Top accolades for Heathcote wines
Mon, 01/12/2014

Heathcote Wine Region wineries have been recognised in a number of recent wine shows and competitions around Australia for their quality products.

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Sudden passing of Craig Aitken
Thu, 06/11/2014

It is with profound sadness to advise of the sudden death yesterday of Craig Aitken.

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Wineries call for government tourism and trade support
Tue, 04/11/2014

Local winegrowers are backing industry calls for better trade and tourism support from government ahead of the November 29 state election.

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All set for weekend in Shiraz Heave
Mon, 29/09/2014

Heathcote is gearing up to welcome thousands of visitors to town for a weekend in Shiraz Heaven at the annual wine and food festival on Saturday and Sunday.

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