NSW Wine Youth Network

NSW Wine Youth Network

Wine Australia and NSW DPI have designed, and are now implementing, a pilot program to establish a structured youth network for the NSW wine industry for employees under 35 years. You can join the online network HERE.

They have now released tickets for their first event ... The Rootlings Conference

Dates: Thursday and Friday the 25th/26th of May

Venue: 105 Prince Street, Orange (see below for travel bursaries if traveling from outside Orange)

Who should attend?

Anyone under 35 working in any role across the NSW Wine Industry that wants to meet others, build networks and broaden their industry knowledge and skills.  

To attend you must be a member of the Rootlings Network - join HERE

Why you should attend?

  • Network with people across a broad range of industry jobs
  • Develop professional skills
  • Understand career opportunities in the industry 
  • Opportunity to learn and ask questions of leading industry experts
  • Experience the best of Orange hospitality and food (at hugely subsidised costs)

Cost: just $20 per person

This cost covers breakfast, lunch and dinner on the Thursday and morning tea and lunch on the Friday. Transport throughout the conference will also be provided.

Note - all participants coming from outside of Orange will also receive a travel bursary between $100-$150 to help cover some travel and accommodation costs. 

This work is supported by Wine Australia, with levies from Australia’s grape growers and winemakers and matching funds from the Australian Government. 

Full itinerary and tickets HERE

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