On Friday 18 March (SA local time) the Premier of South Australia, the Hon Jay Weatherill, announced the membership of Adelaide – South Australia as a great wine capital of the world.
SAWIA through the Executive Committee, have been working with Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA) during 2015 to consider the benefits of membership of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network (GWCGN).
In December 2015, the SAWIA Executive Committee made the decision to actively and willingly work with PIRSA, the State Government and other stakeholders on the GWCGN membership and activity.
Greater details about the membership and what it means for the South Australian wine industry is set out in the attached.
You can read the press release from the Great Wine Capitals Network here