• Only wines that are produced from grapes grown in cool climates are eligible to enter the Australian Cool Climate Wine Show.  For the purposes of judging, the Australian Cool Climate Wine Show Committee defines a cool climate as one that experiences, on average, less than 1600-day degrees during the growing season.

  • Please check the Conditions of Entry below to ensure that you qualify.  The committee looks forward to receiving your entry.


  • Saturday 1st May - Entries Open

  • Monday 12th July - Public Events tickets open

  • Friday 13th August - Close of entries

  • Friday 27th August - Delivery deadline for exhibits 

  • Monday 20th to Friday 24th September - Judging (not open to the public)

  • Saturday 25th September - Presentation long table lunch & Public tasting


  • Please find links to entry downloads following

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