DAFWA Workshop - Grape and Wine Updates

Margaret River
When – 1.30pm to 5.00pm, Thursday, 8 October 2015
Where – Quality Inn Margaret River, 78 Wallcliffe Rd
Cost - $10 per person

Description: This key topic is to introduce the national project ‘Assessing clonal variability in Chardonnay and Shiraz for future climate change’ which will lead into the opportunity to taste 9 Chardonnay clones from Margaret River and Riverland for comparison. Shiraz clones will also be available to taste (11 wines) from Margaret River and Barossa for comparison.
Other DAFWA staff will give updates on local pests and new biosecurity tools under development. There will be 10-15min in the program for an update on WoWA business and finally a representative from Curtin will present on some recently completed research.


Mount Barker
When – 1.30pm to 5.00pm, Thursday, 15 October 2015
Where – Football clubroom at Souness Park, McDonald Avenue, Mount Barker Cost - $10 per person

Description: This key topic is to introduce the national project ‘Assessing clonal variability in Chardonnay and Shiraz for future climate change’ which will lead into the opportunity to taste 13 Chardonnay clones from Mount Barker, Henty and Margaret River for comparison.
Shiraz clones will also be available to taste (7 wines) from Margaret River and Grampians for comparison. Other DAFWA staff will give updates on local pests and new biosecurity tools under development. There will be 10-15min in the program for an update on WoWA business and finally a representative from Curtin will present on some recently completed research. As previously discussed it would be appreciated if WoWA can assist in the facilitation of registration and acceptance of monies.


Both events will attract a cost of $10.00 per person.


Please registration your interest with Jodie Pannell winewa@winewa.asn.au