Biosecurity planning for vineyard owners hosting visitors


Vineyard owners in NSW are experiencing increased visitor numbers to their vineyards. Visitors can bring in unwanted pests, diseases and weeds on their clothing, footwear and vehicles. To protect your vineyard and the viticulture industry, you need to be aware of the biosecurity risks involved with visitors in your vineyard and know how to manage and mitigate those risks.

Topics in this factsheet include:

  • What is vineyard biosecurity?
  • How to manage visitors
  • Entry conditions for vine rows


PUB21/459 Second Edition

Published: Oct 2021