Australian Vintage Limited is a world-leading, global wine company.
As one of the largest producers in Australia, Australian Vintage prides itself on crafting 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. We also have some of the most technologically advanced wine making facilities in the world.
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 – McGuigan Wines, Tempus Two, Nepenthe and the Barossa Valley Wine Company. Acclaim for our winemakers continues to grow, and is reflected in the continuing success of our brands across 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 creating them.
We were founded by passionate winemaking families.
McGuigan Wines founded by Brian McGuigan
Simeon Wines Limited founded
Tempus Two brand is launched
Acquire Yaldara Barossa Valley
Merge with Simeon Wines to create Australia’s 4th largest wine group – McGuigan Simeon
Acquire Miranda Wines
Acquire Nepenthe Wines
The company is publicly listed on the ASX and renamed Australian Vintage Ltd
McGuigan Wines crowned International Winemaker of the Year – IWSC London for the first time, before winning a further record-breaking three occasions in a decade
McGuigan Wines wins top accolades: International Winemaker of the Year – IWSC London
and International White Winemaker of the Year – IWC London
McGuigan Black Label Red named Australia's Number One selling branded bottled red wine
McGuigan Wines wins International White Winemaker of the Year – IWC London
McGuigan Wines becomes the fourth largest global wine brand in the UK
McGuigan Wines wins International Winemaker of the Year again at the IWSC London
Australian Vintage becomes the first company in Australia to sign a landmark large-scale hybrid Renewable Corporate Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to ensure 90% of consumption at our largest site is met by solar and wind power
Craig Garvin joins as CEO following the retirement of Neil McGuigan, who began a new role as McGuigan Wines' Global Wine Advisor
Tempus Two named Best White Wine from Australia at the Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Competition
AVL named Australian Wine Company of the Year - Winestate Magazine
Our first de-alcoholised wine - McGuigan Zero - launches to global acclaim