2021 Tourism Awards

2021 Tourism Awards

Many congratulations go out to Heifer Station Wines in Orange and Courabyra Wines in Tumbarumba for winning gold and silver respectively in the Tourism Wineries, Distilleries and Breweries category at the 2021 NSW Tourism Awards.

We would also like to congratulate Mudgee Region Tourism and Orange360 who won gold and bronze respectively in the Tourism Marketing and Campaigns category. They do such a great job supporting these two wine regions.

Mudgee Region Tourism also took out a silver in the Visitor Information Services category, alongside Shoalhaven Visitor Services, who got bronze.

Hunter Valley Gardens won silver and bronze in the Major Festivals/Events category and Cupitt's Estate in Shoalhaven won silver in the Tourism Restaurants & Catering category. Well done by all.

In a separate awards ceremony, Shaw Wines in Murrumbateman was the winner of the Tourism Wineries, Distilleries and Breweries category at the 2021 Canberra Region Tourism Awards on Friday. With Contentious Character Winery in Wamboin getting a commendation. Congratulations to these two NSW wineries.

NSW Wine Industry Partners

Upcoming Events

18 May 2022

Riesling Royale Masterclass

SOLD OUT - NSW Department of Primary Industry in collaboration with NSW Wine would like to invite you to attend the 2022 Riesling Royale Masterclass on 18th May at the QT Hotel Canberra


May, June, July 2022

NSW Wine Regional Trade Tasting

NSW Wine is hosting a series of regional tastings for the on-premise trade in Sydney. Part 1 focuses on the Hunter Valley, Mudgee, the Canberra District & Orange, with additional Parts taking place later in the year. For more info email:


June 2022

NSW Sommelier's Wine List Awards

Entries for the 2022 NSW Sommelier's Wine List Awards open on 24 March and close on 19 April. To find out more about these Awards and see who was a 2021 #nswwinestar click below.

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September 2022

2022 NSW Wine Awards Judging

Entries into the 27th annual ICC Sydney NSW Wine Awards will open in July 202, with judging taking place at ICC Sydney in September.


TBC 2022

NSW Wine Awards Presentation

Join the Governor of NSW at a lavish lunch and be amongst the first to hear which NSW wines and winemakers have been crowned the best of the best in 2022