Wine People

About a friend

Very recently, the Sydney wine scene lost one of its own. For a number of years, Ross McCann had been battling cancer; on November 10, the battle was lost.

Vale Brother John May

Brother May was the seventh Jesuit winemaker at Sevenhill Cellars, from 1972 until his retirement from full-time work in 2003. He died on August 18.

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.