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Young Viticulturist of the year

The prestigious New Zealand's Young Viticulturist of the Year Competition is held to find a National Viticulture representative to compete in the Young Horticulturist of the Year competition and to celebrate the young talent in our region. The Hawke's Bay regional 2017 competition will be held on Thursday, 22nd June at Te Awa Estate Winery.

Winners of the regional event will go on to compete in the National Final at the Bragato conference in Marlborough.

Competitors will vie for the coveted title of Young Viticulturist of the Year annually earning the right to compete at the Young Horticulturist of the year competition.

Who will represent Hawke’s Bay in the Bayer New Zealand Young Viticulturist Of The Year competition for 2017?

See for yourself on Thursday June 22nd from 9am until 3pm at Te Awa Estate Winery.

Celebrate the young talent in Hawke’s Bay and enjoy a free sausage for lunch.

The day also incorporates the Hawke’s Bay Silver Secateurs competition and “Grape Race”

It’s free to come along and see it all unfold.

The Bayer New Zealand Viticulturist Of The Year – helping young viticulturists grow.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

  • Completed application forms, along with head shot and bio about yourself and any questions should be directed to Paul Robinson – E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Mobile: 021 369 373
  • Please read and sign the full Terms & Conditions and Rules of Entry before returning your completed application form together with proof of age I.D (driver’s license / passport)

Hawke's Bay Young Vit 2017 Application Form

 

Hawke's Bay Silver Secateurs Competition

Proudly supported by Jason Ryan Contracting and Fruitfed Supplies.

The industry recognises that grapevine pruning is an integral management practice required for quality wines. The competition has been developed to encourage a high standard and to recognise the skills of pruners. Competition will be held on Thursday 22nd June 2017, TE AWA ESTATE VINEYARD, HASTINGS.

THE EVENTS AND ENTRY FEES

Event 1: Championship Pruner – Open $5 per entrant
Limited to 10 entries

Event 2: Limited to 10 entries

ENTRIES CLOSE FRIDAY 16th JUNE 2017

Further details can be obtained by phoning Claire Pinker on 027 220 1766 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Hawke's Bay Winegrowers Association Inc.

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Phone: +64 (6) 876 3418

Deliveries:

Paritua Vineyards
2112 Maraekakaho Road
Raukawa

Postal address:

PO Box 1174
Hastings 4156
Hawke's Bay