Author Archives: Harriet

Winepress – November 2019

Wine Marlborough recently presented a Lifetime Achievement Award, celebrated trophy-winning wines at the QuayConnect Marlborough Wine Show and more. Read about it in the November Winepress magazine. Read the November edition online here. 

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Marlborough Lifetime Achievement Award Goes To Innovative Winemaker

PRESS RELEASE 25 October 2019 Marlborough Lifetime Achievement Award Goes To Innovative Winemaker Wine Marlborough has awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr John Forrest, of Forrest Estate Wines, for his innovation and passion within the Marlborough wine industry. The … Continue reading

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Winepress – October 2019

Read about the 2019 Marlborough Wine Show and our judging workshop, local ownership, carboNZero wineries and more. Read October Winepress here.   

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Winepress – September 2019

Learn about the upcoming Marlborough Wine Show and our international guest judge, overseas ownership, grapevine improvement, our Marlborough Young Winemaker of the Year and more. Read the September Winepress online here. 

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Vintage 2019 – Infographics

View the 2019 vintage statistics below. Vintage 2019 Infographic

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Silver Secateurs 2019 | RESULTS

View the full results of the FELCO Kiwi Pruning Competiton and Wine Marlborough Silver Secateurs Competition below. Results Silver Secateurs Competition 2019 Please contact events@wine-marlborough.co.nz for further information and interview requests.    

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MWG Election – Update Your Details Now

The Marlborough Wine Growers Election takes place each year. The board is made up of five wine company representatives and five grower representatives. There year there is one seat up for election in the grape grower category and no election … Continue reading

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Winepress 2019 – Advertising Information

For information regarding advertising in Winepress magazine, please click on the link below. Winepress Advertising Information 2019 To speak to someone about Winepress magazine, please contact Harriet Wadworth, Marketing and Communications Manager, Wine Marlborough. harriet@winemarlborough.nz 

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Winepress – August 2019

The August edition of Winepress magazine looks into vineyard benchmarking, the organics conference, the Marlborough Wine Show and more. Read the magazine online here. 

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Winepress – July 2019

Read the Marlborough vintage 2019 preview, about the Organic and Biodynamic Winegrowing Conference and hear from Industry Pioneer, Mark Nobilo plus more. Read the July Winepress online here.

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Appellation Marlborough Wine

Press Release – Monday 20 May 2019 “It provides the wine buying public of the world with an assurance they can see and trust.” Ivan Sutherland Appellation Marlborough Wine – a promise of provenance Marlborough’s wine industry has welcomed the … Continue reading

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Winepress – June 2019

Here is the June 2019 edition of Winepress Magazine. In this issue we explore what being a rural councillor involves, discuss the potential for dams and other mitigations for dry seasons, talk with industry pioneer, Allan Scott and look at … Continue reading

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Marlborough Viticulture Contractors

Marlborough Viticulture Contractors Below is a list of Marlborough Viticulture Contractors that are either Recognised Seasonal Employers (RSE) or are part of NZ Master Contractors Inc. Wine Marlborough Ltd and Marlborough Wine Growers does not endorse any of the following … Continue reading

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Winepress – May 2019

Read the full May edition of Winepress magazine online now. Read about insights into industrial hemp, waterways, labour laws and vintage vibes in the May edition of Winepress, available to read online here.    

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Viticulture Videos – Useful videos for working in the vineyard

Work and Income, with support from Wine Marlborough, have created a series of videos that show the various stages of work in the vineyard over the year. This series focuses on preparing for work and the specific tasks that are … Continue reading

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Generation Y-ine | Arabella Waghorn is the Chardonnay baby, although it’s Sauvignon Blanc she loves

Arabella Waghorn is the Chardonnay baby, although it’s Sauvignon Blanc she loves SOPHIE PREECE A 5-year-old Arabella Waghorn played “winery mice” in the school holidays, scampering across the wooden planks between small Whitehaven wine tanks. “The handheld forklifts were great … Continue reading

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Winepress – April 2019

The April edition of Winepress includes vintage 2019, the recent environment awards, investment company Booster, our Gen-Yine and Pioneer features and more. Click below to read the April Winepress. Winepress – April 2019

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Generation Y-ine | Daniel Warman is tailor making a career in Marlborough’s wine industry

Career Climber SOPHIE PREECE Daniel Warman is tailor making a career in Marlborough’s wine industry When Daniel Warman became a bird-scarer at the age of 24, he planned to be a vineyard manager by 30. He was there in half … Continue reading

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Generation Y-ine – Balancing studies at NMIT and work at Huia is the perfect life for Luca Fant

Balancing studies at NMIT and work at Huia is the perfect life for Luca Fant SOPHIE PREECE When Luca Fant Googled ‘the best place on earth’ the search engine produced New Zealand. “And it actually is,” says the Italian winemaker, … Continue reading

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Winepress – March 2019

When Riversun Nursery embarked on Toitū 2020, it started with a reclaimed definition of sustainability. “If we can’t be doing the same thing on the same land, in the same community and on the same planet in 100 and in … Continue reading

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