Partners & Supporters

Australia’s Wine List of The Year Award Partners

Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards wouldn’t be possible without our media & award partners. We thank you for your unwavering support and contribution to the industry.

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Media Partners

Long term AWLOTYA official Consumer Media Partner, Gourmet Traveller WINE has continued to be Australia's leading and most authoritative wine magazine for 20 years, and is read by over 99,000 people who enjoy celebrating both the local and international wine scenes. The magazine's team of contributors is second to none with many participating in the judging of the Awards. This year, Gourmet Traveller WINE will again promote the Awards in the magazine as well as on all of its digital platforms
The drinks association is the AWLOTYA's official Trade Communications Partner. It's Australia's leading membership body providing services and information to the drinks industry, with a well-respected portfolio of trade publications targeting an extensive cross-section of the on-premise drinks community in excess of 13,000 restaurants, clubs, pubs, hotels, resorts, bars and wine bars.

Major Partners

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Celebrating 260 years in 2016, the Riedel brand is known for innovation and design. An industry leader since the introduction of grape-varietal-specific stemware in the 1980s, Riedel invests heavily in research and development to bring the very best products to market for wine and beverage enjoyment.
In a tradition of excellence, TRANSTHERM wine cellars have been hand-built in France for over 30 years using only the finest craftsmanship and materials. Trusted by wine collectors and high-end restaurants, TRANSTHERM is the “Rolls Royce” of wine cellars, perfect for long-term storage and the steady maturation of your treasured wines.
VINTEC is Australia’s leading specialist in climate-controlled wine storage cabinets.Designed to suit the modern lifestyle and recreate the perfect storage conditions for your wine, VINTEC wine cabinets can be built into your kitchen or add a stylish feature to a living room. VINTEC is recommended by the most respected wine critics.
Wine Australia is pleased to support Australia's Wine List of the Year Awards, which recognises the commitment of Australian sommeliers to support local winemakers, showcase the premium quality and diversity of Australian wines and share the stories that make our wines unique.

Award Partners

Ata Rangi, meaning “dawn sky” or “new beginning” is a small New Zealand winery with a renowned reputation for Pinot Noir, located at the southern end of the North Island in the village of Martinborough. Proudly still in family ownership since its founding in 1980, for the past 15 years winemaking has been in the hands of Helen Masters, Gourmet Traveller Wine’s 2019 Winemaker of the Year.
Bisleri brings the best of Italian and Australian values together and encourages Australians to come together over great food and special moments. Created from specially sourced, high quality Australian spring water and locally produced, Bisleri Sparkling & Still water is of exceptional purity and quality, and a welcome addition to your dining experience.
The Henschke family has been making wine in the Barossa’s Eden Valley wine region since 1868. Today, fifth-generation winemaker Stephen Henschke and viticulturist Prue Henschke - partners in life and business - are recognised around the world for their exceptional quality wines, innovative spirit and sustainability in the vineyard. The Henschke winemaking tradition spans six generations, from vineyards in the Adelaide Hills, Barossa Valley and Eden Valley, including acclaimed single-vineyards, Hill of Grace and Mount Edelstone.
The rolling hills of the Jansz Tasmania vineyard, in the heart of Pipers River in Tamar Valley, is the home of “sparkling Tasmania”. 100% Australian and family-owned, Jansz Tasmania is a pioneer of deluxe sparkling wine in Australia, coupling old world inspiration with new world innovation to craft this unique style of wine.
At Luna we work with the rhythms of nature to create wines of exceptional quality.Two precious parcels of land are home to Luna Estate’s Martinborough vineyards in the Wairarapa wine-growing region of New Zealand.Two distinct terroirs to create one magical wine selection.Our passionate, dedicated team tends the vineyards, hand picks the fruit and lends an experienced but light touch to the winemaking.
Established in 1991, Pepper Tree wines located in the heart of the Hunter Valley have become a beacon for high quality wine. Awarded the last decade a 5star winery from James Halliday Wine Companion alongside winning the prestigious Jimmy Watson Trophy.  John Davis the owner /vigneron and geologist with premium vineyard sites in Hunter valley, Wrattonbully, Orange and Coonawarra Pepper tree are renowned for consistently producing high quality and highly awarded wines
Restaurant & Catering Australia (R&CA) is the national industry association representing the interests of over 45,000 restaurants, cafes and catering businesses across Australia. R&CA delivers tangible outcomes to small businesses within the hospitality industry by influencing the policy decisions and regulations that impact the sector’s operating environment.
Yarra Yering is one of the oldest and most beautiful vineyards in Victoria’s Yarra Valley with 28 hectares of vines located at the foot of the Warramate Hills. Established in 1969 by Dr Bailey Carrodus, the 1973 vintage saw production of the first vintage of Dry Red Wine No. 1 and Dry Red Wine No. 2. Yarra Yering quickly gained an international reputation for quality and individuality and paved the way for other Yarra Valley wineries. We invite you to explore our wine and discover more about our history, our present and our future.
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A leader in sustainability, innovation and quality, Villa Maria is recognised as an icon in the New Zealand wine industry. Truly exceptional wine made by passionate people encapsulates Villa Marias success story.

Become an Award Partner

Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards provides a unique opportunity for industry businesses to consolidate and promote their brand’s presence within this exciting market. The awards allow brands to connect with Australian and International wine judges, on-premise decision makers, industry influencers and trade and consumer media. As an award sponsor, brands are able to  “own” an award and are entitled to a large range of benefits including visibility within Australia’s Wine List of the Year website and Instagram and Twitter feeds.

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