The Limestone Coast Grape & Wine Council Inc.
PO Box 28
Coonawarra 5263

Since 1974.

E: tech3@limestonecoastwine.com.au
Contact: Ulrich Grey-Smith

Last AGM was held on the 19th November 2020, committee of management and OFFICE BEARERS were elected/nominated;


  • President: Helen Strickland
  • Vice-Chair: Claire Davies
  • Treasurer: Brian Nitschinsk
  • Secretary / Executive Officer: Ulrich Grey-Smith (ex officio appointment)

C.O.M. MEMBERS [Committee Of Management];

  • Leisha Munro (Padthaway Region),
  • Sue Hodder (Coonawarra Region),
  • Claire Davies (Wrattonbully Region),
  • Anita Goode (Mt Benson Region),
  • Will Legoe (Robe Region),
  • David Herbert (Mt Gambier Region),
  • Ian Mulligan (Coonawarra Penola Grape Growers),
  • Tim Delaney (Mundulla Growers),
  • Biddie Shearing,
  • Pete Bissell,
  • Brian Nitschinsk,
  • Amy Blackburn
  • Helen Strickland,
  • Ulrich Grey-Smith (ex efficio and non-voting)  (15)


  • Mixed Dozen Steering Committee: Biddie Shearing
  • Technical Committee: Ulrich Grey-Smith
  • Wine Show Committee: Angela Pomery
  • Unconventional Shale Gas Policy: Ulrich Grey-Smith
  • Water: James Freckleton.

The next General meeting will be in June2021. The next AGM will be in November 2021.

The Limestone Coast Grape and Wine Council is the peak organisation representing Grape-Growers, Vignerons, and Winemakers in the Limestone Coast.   Below are links to industry affiliates and useful industry sites that the Limestone Coast Grape and Wine Council liaises with.

Wine Australia – Research Division

Wine Australia – $50M Support package

Primary Industries and Regions SA

South Australian Research and Development Institute – SARDI

Vinehealth Australia

Wine Grapes Council of South Australia

Australian Grape and Wine 

SAWIA – South Australian Wine Industry Association

ASVO – Australian Society of Viticulture and Oenology