Penola Community Grapegrowers an
Penola Community
Grapegrowers and Winemakers
PENOLA WINE REGION ABORTED
By the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Geographical Indications Committee 22 August 2007

HOMEPAGE


PENOLA WINE REGION
CORRUPTION OF PROCESS



HOW TO CORRECT
THE PROBLEM



PENOLA COMMUNITY VINEYARDS INFORMATION


GRAPES FOR SALE FROM PENOLA COMMUNITY VINEYARDS


PENOLA COMMUNITY
This is the website of grapegrowers and winemakers in the Penola community who's vineyards are located in that part of the Penola community that was unilaterally declared an Interim Determination for the "Penola Wine Region" by vthe Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation (AWBC) Geographical Indications Committee (GIC) on 9th May 2000 (see map on PENOLA WINE REGION CORRUPTION OF PROCESS page) with the tacit approval of members of the Coonawarra Vignerons Association Coonawarra Grape Growers Association, and then on 22nd August 2007 unilaterally aborted by the AWBC GIC in response to objections to the existance of the "Penola Wine Region" now coming from members of the same Coonawarra Vignerons Association (CVA) and Coonawarra Grape Growers Association (CGGA).


As of the GIC action taken on 22nd August 2007 in response toCVA and CGGA objections, "Penola Community" grape growers and wine makers have been left with no local regional status and consequently can no longer legally relate ro or associate with "Penola" as a Geographical Indication when selling their wines or telling the public where their grapes are grown and their wines come from. As a result of the way the decision was (not) made by the GIC, these growers have:

NO RIGHT OF APPEAL

Coonawarra/Penola Wine Industries Association Inc.
ACN: A0024480     ABN: 46913089374
PO Box 14. Penola. 5277. South Australia.