The grape and wine science symposium

13 & 14 November 2017

What is it?

The Crush symposium is an opportunity for researchers, technical staff, academics and students to share the latest knowledge in grape and wine science in Australia. Hosted at the Waite Campus, Adelaide, a hub for grape and wine research, the event offers a unique opportunity for developing potential industry and research collaborations, and also networking.

Crush will again run back to back with the Australian Society for Viticulture & Oenology (ASVO) Oenology Seminar (, which will take place on Wednesday 15 November enabling attendance at both events.

The Symposium will be followed by a joint dinner at Carrick Hill on Tuesday 14 November.

When is it?

Close up of man harvesting pinot noir grapesCoordinated by the Wine Innovation Cluster, a partnership of the four leading Australian grape and wine research agencies, Crush is hosted in the years not containing an Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference (AWITC). The next event will take place on 13 & 14 November, 2017.


This event is now SOLD OUT. Registrations are closed.


The Wine Innovation Cluster greatly acknowledges the support of our past event sponsors who have contributed to the success of this event. Now in its 5th year, the symposium is cementing itself in the wine and grape industry calendar. If you would like to get your brand in front of some of Australia’s leading minds in wine and grape science, please contact Francesca Blefari, WIC Executive Officer (


This event is now SOLD OUT!

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