New AgSkilled 2.0 Courses at Tocal College

New AgSkilled 2.0 Courses at Tocal College

As part of AgSkilled 2.0, the NSW Government has launched the second set of fee free courses that are eligible for funded training to the viticulture and production horticulture industries.  

Viticulture Industry participants are now invited to upskill themselves and/or staff in nationally accredited course in:

  • Grapevine Integrated Pest & Disease Management
  • Drones in Agriculture  

Tocal Agricultural College has a range of courses relevant to the Viticulture industry, and now also including these new subsidised AgSkilled courses.

You can view all their courses HERE and their AgSkilled courses (and eligibility criteria) HERE

Grapevine Integrated Pest & Disease Management

Looking to develop or refresh your skills in grapevine pest and disease management?  You are invited to participate in an interactive, thought-provoking course for wine industry personnel who want to better understand integrated grapevine pest and disease management.

Click HERE to get all the information and to submit an application form.

Drones in Agriculture

Designed by farmers for farmers and delivered by highly experienced drone operator Ben Watts, this course will teach you how to use drones to collect data to help make informed decisions such as refined fertiliser, and weed management plans and monitoring and maximising the efficiency of farm water systems.

Click HERE to get all the information and to to submit an application form.

NSW Wine Industry Partners

Upcoming Events

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:

July 2022

Free On-Premise workshops

Register for free workshops that will assist NSW wine businesses become stronger in the NSW On-Premise channel.


October 2022

2022 NSW Wine Awards Judging

Entries into the 27th annual ICC Sydney NSW Wine Awards will open in July 2022, with judging taking place at ICC Sydney in October.


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.


March 2023

NSW Sommelier's Wine List Awards

The next NSW Sommelier's Wine List Awards will open in early 2023. To find out more about these Awards and see who were the 2022 #nswwinestar click below.

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