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The Sydney Royal Wine Show has a long and proud history of recognising the best of Australian wine, dating back to 1826.
The Sydney Royal Wine Show has a long and proud history of recognising the best of Australian wine, dating back to 1826. Attracting over 2,200 entries annually from over 370 Exhibitors across Australia, the KPMG Sydney Royal Wine Show allows Exhibitors the opportunity to have their product benchmarked against a cross-section of key Australian competitors, as well as the opportunity to win a coveted Sydney Royal Medal or Trophy.
The Grape, Grain & Graze Festival, formally known as the Wine Experience is a re-vamped name to represent the new venue with a new format with the addition of a Beer & Cider Garden! Linked with both the Sydney Royal Wine Show and the Sydney Royal Beer & Cider Show Exhibits are judged and awarded medals. This event gives you the opportunity to try these exhibits and compare to what the Judges think!
Presented by the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW, the Exhibitor & Trade Tasting is held off the back of the 2019 KPMG Sydney Royal Wine Show, giving the wine industry an opportunity to view results, taste exhibits and network. Two separate sessions will be held, Friday 16 and Saturday 17 August 2019. These sessions are free to attend and is open to wine exhibitors, industry and wine. Printed results catalogues will be available at the start of the event. Please select the day you would like to attend, entry is available to one session only and is for wine exhibitors, industry & trade only. Please Note: Attendance will only be admitted with a valid ticket and ID (Business Card) or WCA Lunch Ticket to prove involvement with the wine industry. This is 18+ only event, ID may be requested upon arrival Please note that large bags and backpacks will not be permitted into the venue.
The 2019 WCA Sydney Royal Wine Show Trophy Winners Lunch runs in partnership with the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW, we are delighted that the 2019 event will be moving back to where it originated The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW. As such, all guests are invited to attend a special tasting of the 2019 KPMG Sydney Royal Wine Show wines before being treated to a three course meal, accompanied by trophy and award-winning wines from the show. Guests will hear details of the judging process from Chair of Judges, PJ Charteris and International Wine Judge, Rod Smith MW. WCA will also announce the 2019 New South Wales ‘Legend of the Vine’. This prestigious award recognises an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the Australian wine industry. WCA will be providing a complimentary ‘one way’ bus transfer to the event (departing Central Train Station, Sydney at 10am). Please indicate if you would be interested in reserving a seat on the bus when purchasing your ticket.
Don't miss out in taking part of this new exciting event, if you are a Sydney Royal medal winning Exhibitor register your interest with us today via email: firstname.lastname@example.org The Sydney Royal Taste of Excellence evening is transforming in 2019, becoming one of the finest culinary journeys in Sydney. Following the Sydney Royal Fine Food Show, where the best local produce is tried and tested, you will have the opportunity to connect with some of Australia’s best producers in an event space like no other. If you are the buyer or key decision maker in retail, food service or hospitality, or a chef looking to connect with local produce, this one day event gives you the opportunity to network, share, learn, observe, taste and sip produce from a pocket full of producers waiting to be discovered in our own backyard. Sourcing products suddenly becomes simpler, because if it has been awarded a Sydney Royal medal you know it is marked with a guarantee of excellence. The 2019 Champions, deemed to be some of the best in Australia, as judged by highly esteemed industry experts, from across Aquaculture, Branded Meat, Chocolate & Confectionery, Coffee, Oil & Olives, Pasta, Preserves, Condiments & Specialty Products, Professional Bakery, and Smallgoods & Charcuterie will also be presented and ready for industry introductions. This is 18+ only event, ID might be requested upon arrival