Australian Vintage Chart

The following charts show James Halliday's ratings for every Australian vintage over the last 20 years. The numbers represent a mark out of 10 for the quality of the vintage in each Australian wine region.

Red
White

New South Wales

     
Canberra District
Cowra
Gundagai
Hastings River
Hilltops
Hunter Valley
Lower Hunter Valley
Mudgee
Orange
Perricoota
RiverinaGriffith
Shoalhaven
Southern Highlands
Tumbarumba
Upper Hunter Valley
     
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
696897889889658988988898 7
795887768887768878998999 8
-----------55679867679774 
-----------6587595866786 8
--------------67679866    
--------------67778777    
8874768675576859679685    
6685668786896979689778    
-----------57-995991069887 
-----------57-986689688967
                   68277102
                   71071097 
945410457565889481087682    
84568856784889877897107    
56787658688854596878588665
77988678787955676797779887
565868687988656910989688967
76577977889876599798779978
--------------79679778    
--------------68686898    
665879768988755107766777768
66587887888886487867786879
          -------797478576
          -------78847878 
---------------55-88396764
---------------56-985897  
-----------93-78557777886-
-----------95-66469999897 
87859567897978578676727   
67769677897999878897869   
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012

Queensland

     
Granite Belt
South Burnett
     
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
8810998101099-981089879888-758
87988899910-56978799778-747
-------------878869786-958
-------------7688610887-8 7
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012

South Australia

     
Adelaide Hills
Adelaide Plains
Barossa Valley
Clare Valley
Coonawarra
Eden Valley
Kangaroo Island
Langhorne Creek
McLaren Vale
Mount Benson Robe
Padthaway
Riverland
Southern Fleurieu
Wrattonbully
     
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
59499768897775898877879939
67476967897786898789679969
78581097898998789688788 958
8869988889997678779877 766
67798788798105481079710787959
78798778897766587787677878
88610887877810967108998769858
9751077898710887910108976889710
6761096896971096899787797968
686776897968777886767788  
677108889797876997887879858
966967778897668109998788979
--------------7778887898610
--------------66778788109810
-----------86779889888-1079
-----------88887778988-98 
7871099898971068798988778879
886109989897878587787677789
--------------598787787859
--------------799897788879
58577569686109789878886686 
7578978108988897997777688  
-----------9575108889866-59
-----------868699898987-57
--------------787788887879
--------------6878888778  
-------------9687489676959
-------------8678787687878
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012

Tasmania

     
Northern Tasmania
Southern Tasmania
     
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
5767885897810998976108788878
77889989979999897897878989
6869789985898108987109778989
68787898968879897898878898
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012

Victoria

     
Alpine Valleys
Beechworth
Bendigo
Geelong
Gippsland
Glenrowan Rutherglen
Goulburn Valley
Grampians
Heathcote
Henty
King Valley
Macedon
Mornington Peninsula
Murray Darling
Pyrenees
Strathbogie Ranges
Sunbury
Upper Goulburn
Yarra Valley
     
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
-------------8694988**78847
-------------78849107**78869
---------------881088**72768
---------------76887**67689
796108868791099899798868448 
7879685768996667697878779 
          -------8887799610
          -------878779978
79689869879-688571099986869
89669878868-78756998878788
684778575859577109977**7-848
68677867655856697677**6-768
87589867879978898989887867
7867696878610777867887988  
58779899109101010887910108878978
776878779797897786987798  
--------------8981089797989
--------------786997676899
687888987888510687998498888
8998897989886958109898888  
684778575659886107878**78857
68677867655998798997**97878
686997888789987910879877878
78599788867888789988878787
796887108751097988910999991059
786787998789788981078889969
--------------597788888719
--------------586789888749
71061010888810788898810109887858
796798878107898786998787787
---------------88897**86827
---------------87888777967
-----------998899878889968
-----------988987787778878
-----------8--797798**76958
-----------7--776798488897
71058101079789969799109977********
61048810895788696998998779  
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
** Frost and bushfire smoke taint precludes ratings; virtually no wine made in these regions

Western Australia

     
Geographe
Great Southern
Manjimup
Margaret River
Peel
Pemberton
Perth Hills
Swan District
     
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
-------------8678976888-  
-------------9998988978- 7
688109871098767798779688889 
787978798897668868989898  
--------------976976887- 7
--------------886598998-87
88671087998871098889978999 10
876888989867888888998998  
---------------8881099888-8
---------------9871099577-8
------------788768969888  
------------68887898999788
-------------6697910887108-8
-------------88887977888-7
55668676667987910799788108 9
96771061077659666967887810877
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012

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