The Limestone Coast Wine Show will celebrate its 20th Anniversary in October 2021. 

Organisers are thrilled to confirm that Chief of Judges Sam Connew (Owner / winemaker at Stargazer Wines Tasmania) will be back at the helm, along with UK-based international judge Sarah Ahmed (travel permitting).

Please enter these dates in your diary, and we’ll keep you updated as the event nears.


Judging at the Coonawarra Hall: 19-20 October 2021

Trophy Dinner hosted by the Mount Gambier Wine Region: Thursday 21st October, 2021

Exhibitors Tasting at the Coonawarra Hall: Friday 22nd October, 2021 9am-1pm

2021 JUDGES 

Chief of Judges: 

Sam Connew, Owner & Winemaker Stargazer Wines TAS

Panel Chairs:

Liz Heidenreich, Winemaker Peter Teakle Wines Port Lincoln

Cliff Royle, Winemaker Flametree Wines Margaret River

Philip Rich, Director of Wine, Lucas Group Melbourne

International Judge:

Sarah Ahmed, Wine Journalist UK

Additional Judges: 

Jeremy Prideaux, Sommelier, City Wine Shop, Melbourne

Matt Lance, Food & Beverage manager, The Royal Mail Hotel, Dunkeld

Kent Comley, Manager, The Barn Steakhouse, Mount Gambier

Bruce Gregory, Winemaker, Majella Wines, Coonawarra

Sue Hodder, Winemaker, Wynns Coonawarra Estate