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Wine Australia helps foster and encourage profitable, resilient and sustainable Australian winegrape and wine businesses by investing in research and development (R&D), building markets, disseminating market information and knowledge, encouraging adoption and ensuring compliance through our regulatory functions. We also administer the Export and Regional Wine Support Package.

Commercial opportunities

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Logo for Wine Australia – wine grape canopy management commercialisation opportunity
Wine

Wine Australia – wine grape canopy management commercialisation opportunity

Opportunity for

  • AgriTech solution providers, innovators and commercial partners interested in licensing or partnering to integrate into existing or new platforms
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Opportunity type

    Licensing, Seeking partners

  • Express interest by

    31 May 2022

  • Readiness
    Early (TRL 1-4)
    Describes the challenge or opportunity being pursued and undertakes preliminary R&D to determine if the concept is feasible.
Logo for Wine Australia - In-field fruit maturity measurement technology – commercialisation opportunity
Wine

Wine Australia - In-field fruit maturity measurement technology – commercialisation opportunity

Opportunity for

  • AgriTech software providers, product developers, innovators and commercial partners interested in commercialising in-field fruit maturity measurement technology to combine with existing or new platforms.
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Opportunity type

    Seeking partners

  • Express interest by

    31 May 2022

  • Readiness
    Early (TRL 1-4)
    Describes the challenge or opportunity being pursued and undertakes preliminary R&D to determine if the concept is feasible.
Logo for Wine Australia – wine grape yield prediction and estimation commercialisation opportunity
Wine

Wine Australia – wine grape yield prediction and estimation commercialisation opportunity

Opportunity for

  • AgriTech software or hardware providers, innovators and commercial partners interested in access to wine grape yield predictions to integrate into existing or new platforms
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Opportunity type

    Licensing, Seeking partners

  • Express interest by

    30 May 2022

  • Readiness
    Early (TRL 1-4)
    Describes the challenge or opportunity being pursued and undertakes preliminary R&D to determine if the concept is feasible.
Logo for Wine Australia - ProxiCrop – continuous plant water status measure to maximise irrigation efficiency
Wine

Wine Australia - ProxiCrop – continuous plant water status measure to maximise irrigation efficiency

Opportunity for

  • Agritech platforms to access grape vine water status data to combine with other measures
  • Technology hardware manufacturers to partner on the development of in- field grape vine units
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Opportunity type

    Licensing, Seeking partners

  • Readiness
    Early (TRL 1-4)
    Describes the challenge or opportunity being pursued and undertakes preliminary R&D to determine if the concept is feasible.
Logo for VitiVisor: an information, prediction and advisory platform for viticulture
Multiple industries

VitiVisor: an information, prediction and advisory platform for viticulture

Opportunity for

  • Digital platform developers interested in new products and services
  • Decision support companies interested in new products and services
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Opportunity type

    Seeking interest, Seeking partners

  • Express interest by

    30 May 2022

  • Readiness
    Early (TRL 1-4)
    Describes the challenge or opportunity being pursued and undertakes preliminary R&D to determine if the concept is feasible.
Logo for Producer-led AgTech demonstration case studies: wine grapes
Wine

Producer-led AgTech demonstration case studies: wine grapes

Opportunity for

  • AgriFoodTech companies interested in trialling later stage technologies in the grape and wine sector
  • Grape and wine value chain participants interested in trialling later stage technologies
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Opportunity type

    Seeking interest, Field trial, Seeking solutions

  • Readiness
    Late (TRL 8-9)
    Commercial optimisation of the product/service, testing and commercial distribution.
Logo for Sensor based irrigation scheduling (grapevines)
Wine

Sensor based irrigation scheduling (grapevines)

Opportunity for

  • IoT / technology hardware manufacturers interested in new products and services
  • Digital platform developers interested in new products and services
  • Agtech distributors and consultants interested in new products and services
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Opportunity type

    Seeking interest, Seeking partners

  • Readiness
    Mid (TRL 5-7)
    Proof of concept in the laboratory then in the field resulting in the development of a minimum viable product (MVP).
Logo for Grapevine yield forecasting
Wine

Grapevine yield forecasting

Opportunity for

  • Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) manufacturers interested in new products and services
  • Digital platform developers interested in new products and services
  • Contractors servicing grape and wine sector interested in developing new products and services
  • AI prediction and AgTech companies interested in yield prediction products and services
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Opportunity type

    Seeking interest, Seeking partners

  • Readiness
    Mid (TRL 5-7)
    Proof of concept in the laboratory then in the field resulting in the development of a minimum viable product (MVP).
Logo for Grapevine canopy measurement
Multiple industries

Grapevine canopy measurement

Opportunity for

  • Digital platform developers interested in new products and services
  • Decision support companies interested in new products and services
  • Hardware development companies interested in new products and services
  • Existing platform companies interested in integrating the solution
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Opportunity type

    Seeking interest, Research partner, Seeking partners

  • Readiness
    Early (TRL 1-4)
    Describes the challenge or opportunity being pursued and undertakes preliminary R&D to determine if the concept is feasible.

Research projects

Other research projects
Logo for Integrated management of established grapevine phylloxera
Wine

Integrated management of established grapevine phylloxera

Grapevine phylloxera is a major endemic biosecurity threat to the viticulture sector in Australia. Although historically limited in its distribution, …
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Start date

    1 Jan 2018

  • Research organisation

    Department of Jobs Precincts and Regions (DJPR) [Vic]

Logo for Semi-automated undervine slasher development
Wine

Semi-automated undervine slasher development

Under vine management directly impacts on yield, quality and profitability of any vineyards. Regular slashing program plays a significant role …
  • Led by

    Wine Australia

  • Start date

    1 Dec 2019

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