Held in November each year the Royal Hobart International Wine Show is one of the most significant events on the Australian wine industry calendar. It is the only Australian Wine Show with ISO 9001 accreditation.
First held in 1975 it has grown steadily in popularity and status to become the second largest wine show in the country. Its reputation as the showcase of a wide range of high quality wines of all styles has blossomed as part of this development, with an ever-increasing stream of high praise coming from judges, wine writers, exhibitors from all over Australia and the general public.
In keeping with Tasmania’s cool climate a special place occupied by Pinot Noir in the Show. The award for the best Pinot Noir wine is the most prestigious in the Show. Sponsored by Etihad Airways it provides return tickets for two to Paris.