Hunter Valley – wines and vines facts
Learn some Hunter Valley wine production history, climate and wine production information »Vintage 2014 in the Hunter Valley
Usually affected by rain, this year perfect ripening conditions followed heavy November rains with lots of sunshine without any 40 degree plus days. Could 2014 be the best ever vintage for the Hunter Valley? »Bruce Tyrrell bets on semillon and shiraz
Bruce Tyrrell, of Tyrrell's Wines in the Hunter Valley, remembers the days when the region was a quiet backwater where kids rode their horses to school and not much else happened. He placed his bets on the Hunter region to be the best in the world for semillon, and he's doing the same in Victoria's Heathcote, chasing the new number one spot for shiraz »Australian wines win 43 golds at International Wine Challenge
Australia has brought home 43 gold medals, coming second in the tally only to France's 49 golds in the 26th International Wine Challenge (IWC) in London.The Hunter Valley: interview with the late Len Evans
Len Evans, who died in 2006 aged 76, was one of Australia's greatest wine ambassadors. A vineyard owner for 27 years, he was the author of the first reference book on Australian wine, and brought panache to Australia's wine world. In this archived interview on the development of the Hunter Valley he talks about his hopes for one of Australia's first and greatest wine regions.