Adrian began his employment as an Industry Development Officer – Viticulture with the Department of Primary Industries (DPI) as part of the Viticulture Skills and Development Program, joining National Wine & Grape Industry Centre in August 2015.
Adrian is a graduate of Charles Sturt University with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Viticulture) and Bachelor of Applied Science (Wine Science).
Adrian's experience includes ten years of vineyard management in North West Victoria.
Adrian role with DPI includes:
VineWatch – a fortnightly NSW viticulture e-bulletin
DPI weather stations network – 43 weather stations across 8 NSW viticulture regions
Wine Australia Riverina regional program – Riverina viticulture extension services.