New and Noteworthy

Jancis Robinson sells website

The enormously successful and influential website jancisrobinson.com has formed a partnership with Recurrent Ventures a Miami-based digital media company for an undisclosed sum.

Ken Helm: Canberra District champion

Ken Helm was almost fated to become a winemaker. He was born and raised in Albury, where his father had a bicycle shop in the main street, he grew up around the vineyards of Rutherglen and Albury.

Introduction to the Canberra District

If ever a wine region punched above its weight, it’s the Canberra District. With less than 500 hectares of vines, it has 34 wine producers and a tiny but disproportionately important share of the national wine production.