Export and Regional Wine Support Package

​The $50 million Export and Regional Wine Support Package (the Package) aims to help transform the Australian grape and wine industry by showcasing the nation’s wine tourism offering and driving demand for Australia’s wine exports.  The Package and all associated grants will be administered by the Australian Grape and Wine Authority.

Three grant programs will be offered under the Package.

Grant TitleGrant Objective Grant Type Funding Available
Wine Export Grants To reduce the transaction costs of exporting for wine exporters, and in doing so increase opportunity to grow exports from Australia to China, Hong Kong, Macau and the United States. Open non-competitive $1,000,000
(maximum of $50,000 per grant)
International Wine Tourism State Grants To support state wine associations to work collaboratively with wine tourism stakeholders to identify and plan for strategic initiatives that aim to build international wine tourism within the state, and/or undertake activities prioritised through strategic plans aimed at building international wine tourism within the state. Targeted non-competitive New South Wales Wine Industry Association Incorporated: $1,000,000

Queensland Wine Industry Association Incorporated: $500,000

South Australian Wine Industry Association Incorporated: $1,000,000

Victorian Wine Industry Association Incorporated: $1,000,000

Wine Industry Association of Western Australia Incorporated: $1,000,000

Wine Industry Tasmania Limited: $500,000
International Wine Tourism Competitive Grants To support stakeholders to implement initiatives, which will grow the number of and/or spend by tourists visiting a region of Australia for the purposes of international wine tourism.Open competitive $5,000,000
(maximum $250,000 per grant)

Consultation on draft grant guidelines

Draft grant guidelines and draft application forms for the three grant programs are provided below and available for public comment until Wednesday 18 October 2017.

All content, including dates, has been drafted for consultation only and remains subject to change.

Comments can be submitted via Wine Grant.

Wine Export Grants

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Draft Wine Export Grants program guidelines PDF 12624 KB
Draft Wine Export Grants program guidelines DOCX 1283 KB
Draft Wine Export Grant program - Application Form PDF 9686 KB
Draft Wine Export Grant program - Application Form DOCX 957 KB
Draft Statutory Declaration PDF 2201 KB
Draft Statutory Declaration DOC 257 KB

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International Wine Tourism State Grants

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Draft Capturing Growth in International Wine Tourism State Grants program guidelines PDF 15698 KB
Draft Capturing Growth in International Wine Tourism State Grants program guidelines DOCX 1592 KB
Draft Capturing Growth in International Wine Tourism – State Grants Application Form PDF 10686 KB
Draft Capturing Growth in International Wine Tourism – State Grants Application Form DOCX 1057 KB
Draft Capturing Growth in International Wine Tourism – State Grants Budget and Risk Form XLSX  34 KB

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International Wine Tourism Competitive Grants

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Draft Capturing Growth in International Wine Tourism Competitive Grants program guidelines PDF 16715 KB
Draft Capturing Growth in International Wine Tourism Competitive Grants program guidelines DOCX 1695 KB
Draft Capturing Growth in International Wine Tourism – Competitive Grants Application Form PDF 13576 KB
Draft Capturing Growth in International Wine Tourism – Competitive Grants Application Form DOCX 1363 KB
Draft Capturing Growth in International Wine Tourism – Competitive Grants Budget and Risk Form XLSX  34 KB

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