2018 Vin de Champagne Awards – Applications Now Open

The search for Australia’s ultimate Champagne brain!   The Vin de Champagne Awards seek to discover those Australians who are truly passionate about Champagne. It is the search for the ultimate Champagne brain. The 2018 concours is the 43rd edition of this coveted wine award. It is unique to Australia and is organised on behalf of … Continued

La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Young Sommeliers Competition

Concours Des Jeunes Sommeliers Since 2007, La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs has held an annual International Jeunes (Young) Sommeliers Competition to offer young sommeliers (who is at least 21 (twenty-one) and has not yet reached his or her 31st (thirty-first) birthday by the end of the month in which the competition is held) an opportunity to … Continued

Ruinart Sommeliers Challenge 2018 – Applications now open

  Champagne Ruinart, together with Sommeliers Australia, is delighted to announce the 2018 Ruinart Sommeliers Challenge. Registrations for this exciting competition are open from 17 January until 28 February 2018.   The Ruinart Sommeliers Challenge invites talented sommeliers with a current ‘Sommeliers Membership’ of Sommeliers Australia, to participate in an annual training day hosted by accomplished Ruinart … Continued

Applications now open for 2018 Young Gun of Wine judging panel

Do you want to join the judging panel for 2018 Young Gun of Wine?? All current ‘Sommelier’ members of Sommeliers Australia are invited to apply for one available position on the Young Gun of Wine judging panel, with judging held in Melbourne on 5 and 6 February 2018. This could be your chance to join … Continued

2017 Ruinart Sommeliers Challenge

Sommeliers Australia and Champagne Ruinart are delighted to announce the 2017 Ruinart Sommeliers Challenge. Entries for this exciting competition are open from 1 November until 6 February 2017. Ruinart is committed to supporting the global sommelier community through career development and further education, and the Sommeliers Challenge invites talented sommeliers with a current Sommeliers Australia … Continued