Australian Wine Vintages 2013 – 30th edition

The best-selling Australian wine guide by Rob Geddes MW

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Rob Geddes MW, author of Australian Wine Vintages

Rob Geddes MW, author of Australian Wine Vintages

Australian Wine Vintages 2013 edition - Robert Geddes


Did you know that there are over 3500 wine producers in Australia? With such a large selection how do you find out who makes the best Pinot for under $50? Or which wineries near you are the most awarded?

Help is here with Rob Geddes 30th edition of Australian Wine Vintages, often referred to as ‘The Gold Book’.  Presented in a travel-friendly pocket sized handbook, the guide assists all wine drinkers, from serious collectors to the novice looking to avoid a bad wine purchase. 

Australian Wine Vintages provides readers with detailed tasting notes, information about vintage quality and indicative prices for over 5,000 wines from 320 of Australia’s best wineries. It also includes a list of Certified Organic and or Biodynamic wineries and a quick guide to wine varieties and regions so you know what to look for.  The Gold star list recognises the most consistent wine producers in Australia, with the annual list of the top 100 wines tasted also included.

The book provides up to date advice as to which cellar doors to visit plus where to eat and stay, drawing on not only Rob’s experience but the winemakers of the region.  Complete with full colour label images and winery details, this easy to use guide is written and published by Rob Geddes, only one of a handful of Australians to be awarded the prestigious international ‘Master of Wine’. 

Whether you’re an avid wine consumer looking for cellar additions, or a newbie wanting to get the best value wine for your dollar, the 30th edition of Australian Wine Vintages is the definitive wine guide for you. 


Additional information

  • Available in book, eBook and Application formats from Amazon and iTunes
  • Includes interactive map for travellers looking for local wineries (on App version)
  • Official website:
  • Cellar management software, WineBase, uses the Gold Book data as standard
  • Author is experienced and credible media talent

About Rob Geddes:

Rob Geddes is a wine industry veteran, the author of four books on wine and currently works as a presenter and freelance journalist.

Based in Sydney, he is in constant demand for his executive level presentations on wine, as a lecturer and after dinner speaker and educator.

Rob was admitted to the Institute of Masters of Wine in 1992, becoming the third Australian member of this prestigious body. He currently tastes over 3,000 wines a year. 

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