Wine region masterclass

COONAWARRA hosted an array of international sommeliers last week who immersed themselves in the region’s local produce and rich history. Nine New Zealand sommeliers and one […]

New chapter for festival leader

AFTER eight years of immersing himself in the Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival’s evolution and inclusive nature, literary program organiser Rhett McDonald has left to focus on […]

International opportunity for winemaker

KATNOOK Estate’s international winemaker has contributed to a successfully completed 2018 vintage, after she made the journey from the UK to experience life in the region. […]

Wine region on show overseas

COONAWARRA vignerons are among representatives of 51 Australian wine regions showcased at Vinexpo Hong Kong, the largest-ever international celebration of Australian wine.[…]

2018 vintage a success despite challenges

THE completion of the 2018 vintage has been labelled a success, but not without winemakers facing significant challenges throughout the year as they battled unusual and […]

Rain fails to dampen festival spirit

DREARY weather was brightened up with diverse entertainment at the 27th annual Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival at the weekend. Hundreds of people flocked to vibrant events […]