Free smoke taint tests

Bushfire affected wine-grape growers across NSW will have access to free smoke taint tests, through a new program funded by the NSW Government.

The NSW Wine Industry Association will administer the repayment of these monies for all legitimate claims. This will be made after all rebate claims are submitted with a deadline for submission of Friday, 20 March 2020.


  • Rebate of up to $1200 per producer/ grower for NSW
  • Rebate made available through support from the NSW Government
  • Money will be paid through the NSW Wine Industry Association for paid invoices completed for smoke testing with either AWRI or Vintessential

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