Premier’s Trophy

The inaugural Premier’s Trophy was awarded at the 2017 Victorian Wine Show Awards Presentation Lunch, supported by the State of Victoria. This trophy is awarded to wines who won at regional shows across Victoria.

The 2019 Premier’s Trophy Winner:

Grampians Estate, 2017 St Ethel’s Shiraz

Premier’s Trophy Candidates for 2019:

Ballarat, Bests, 2018 Shiraz

Daylesford, Galli, 2018 Pamela Chardonnay

Geelong, Scotchmans Hill, 2017 Norfolk Vineyard Pinot Noir

Gippsland, Bass River, 2018 Chardonnay

Heathcote, Tellurian, 2018 GSM Grenache Shiraz Mourvedre

Macedon, Curly Flat, 2018 Pinot Noir

Mornington, Yabby Lake, 2018 Pinot Noir

Rutherglen  (Best Ne Vic Wine), Eldorado Road, 2018 Onyx Durif

Rutherglen  (Best Rutherglen Wine), Anderson, 2017 Verrier Saperavi

Victorian Wine Show, Montalto, 2018 Pennon Hill Chardonnay

Western Districts Wine Challenge, Grampians Estate, 2017 St Ethel’s Shiraz

Yarra Valley, Squitchy Lane, 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon


Premier’s Trophy Winners:

2017: Burke and Wills, Vat 1 Heathcote Shiraz

2018: The Gurdies Winery, 2017 Orchid Label Chardonnay

2019: Grampians Estate, 2017 St Ethel’s Shiraz



The Premier’s Trophy was also celebrated with the Premier of Victoria, Daniel Andrews at the Parliament House Tastings, held on 18th June 2019. The Gurdies Winery for their, 2017 Orchid Label Chardonnay



Inaugural winners Burke and Wills Vat 1 Heathcote Shiraz, celebrated at Parliament House Tasting on the 28th July 2018.