Australian Vintage Limited is a leading Australian wine company. Championing a fully-integrated wine business model, the breadth of our capabilities extends to vineyards, boutique and bulk wine production, packaging, marketing and distribution.

As one of the largest vineyard owners and managers in Australia, Australian Vintage prides itself on producing outstanding and innovative wines for wine lovers the world over. This is reflected in our commitment to quality grape and wine production, the strength of our dynamic and award-winning wine brands, and the passion of the people behind them.

Today Australian Vintage is at the forefront of the Australian wine industry. Crushing approximately 7% of total Australian annual production, our vineyards and grape supply capacity extends through some of Australia’s most captivating and diverse wine regions.

Our dynamic and award-winning wine brands are recognised and enjoyed across the globe. Acclaim for our winemakers continues to grow, and is reflected in the continuing success of our brands and private label solutions the domestic and key export markets.

Diversity in winemaking techniques and regionality allows our viticulture and winemaking teams to be leaders in innovation and in the creation of a wide range of wine styles and varietals. Our wines are designed to reflect the tastes of wine lovers everywhere thanks to the individuality, personality, passion and commitment of our brands and the people behind them.

We were founded by passionate winemaking families.

Highlights

1992

McGuigan Wines founded by Brian McGuigan

1994

Simeon Wines Limited founded.

1997

Tempus Two brand is launched

1999

Acquire Yaldara Barossa Valley

2002

Merge with Simeon Wines to create Australia’s 4th largest wine group – McGuigan Simeon.

2003

Acquire Miranda Wines

2007

Acquire Nepenthe Wines

2008

The company transitions from McGuigan Simeon to Australian Vintage Limited.

2009

Major Awards
– International Winemaker of the Year – IWSC London.
– Australian Producer of the Year – IWSC London
– International White Winemaker of the Year – IWC London

2011

Major Awards
– International Winemaker of the Year – IWSC London
– Australian Producer of the Year – IWSC London

2012

Major Awards (IWSC | IWC London)
– International Winemaker of the Year – IWSC London
– Australian Producer of the Year – IWSC London
– International White Winemaker of the Year – IWC London

2013

Major Awards
– International White Winemaker of the Year – IWC London

This legacy is the result of the energy and commitment
of the family who started it, the McGuigans.