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The online Australian Wine Guide covers types and styles of wine, wine production, sensory evaluation, wine and food matching, wine storage and service. It teaches you about developing your palate, interpreting a wine label and about imported wine.


About Clive Hartley

Wine educator, wine writer and ‘Legend of the Vine’ recipient

Clive Hartley has brought thirty years of experience in the wine and hospitality industries, both in the UK and Australia, to bear in educating and writing about his love of wine.


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Regional Report – Mudgee 2024

Regional Report – Mudgee 2024

Mudgee is a quiet achiever and keeps a low profile. Have a look at the current edition of James Halliday Wine Companion and there are only a handful of wineries in the voluminous book. Why? Well there are a couple of theories. Maybe the producers are going well...

Regional Report – Canberra District 2024

Regional Report – Canberra District 2024

Feature image is Ken Helm. Photograph courtesy of Irene Dowdy Canberra District vineyards cover a diverse altitudinal range of between 300 to 800 metres and have a similar diverse assortment of soil types. Located north and east of the Australian Capital Territory,...