Australian Vintage Chart

These charts show James Halliday's ratings for every Australian vintage over the past 28 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
     
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
696897889889658988988898 797109
795887768887768878998999 898109
-----------55679867679774     
-----------6587595866786 8    
--------------67679866        
--------------67778777        
8874768675576859679685        
6685668786896979689778        
-----------57-995991069887 9989
-----------57-9866896889679988
                   6827710281056
                   71071097 8767
945410457565889481087682        
84568856784889877897107        
567876586888545968785886657798
779886787879556767977798878989
5658686879886569109896889679598
765779778898765997987799789797
--------------79679778        
--------------68686898        
6658797689887551077667777687787
665878878888864878677868798887
          -------7974785768978
          -------78847878 8988
---------------55-883967647768
---------------56-985897  8788
-----------93-78557777886-8978
-----------95-6646999989779899
87859567897978578676727       
67769677897999878897869       
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016

Queensland

     
Granite Belt
South Burnett
     
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
8810998101099-981089879888-7588988
87988899910-56978799778-7478887
-------------878869786-958888x
-------------7688610887-8 7978x
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016

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
     
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
594997688977758988778799399898
6747696789778689878967996988107
78581097898998789688788 9687789
8869988889997678779877 7666788
677987887981054810797107879598798
787987788977665877876778787787
886108878778109671089987698587898
97510778987108879101089768897108899
67610968969710968997877979689899
686776897968777886767788  8888
6771088897978769978878798588898
96696777889766810999878897988109
--------------77788878986108889
--------------667787881098108989
-----------86779889888-10799999
-----------88887778988-98 8877
78710998989710687989887788799788
8861099898978785877876777898887
--------------59878778785979108
--------------7998977888798999
58577569686109789878886686 889x
7578978108988897997777688  899x
-----------9575108889866-598898
-----------868699898987-578887
--------------7877888878796878
--------------6878888778  5868
-------------968748967695999910
-------------867878768787888910
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016

Tasmania

     
Northern Tasmania
Southern Tasmania
     
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
57678858978109989761087888787888
778899899799998978978789898988
68697899858981089871097789898998
687878989688798978988788987998
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016

Victoria

     
Alpine Valleys
Beechworth
Bendigo
Geelong
Gippsland
Glenrowan
Goulburn Valley
Grampians
Heathcote
Henty
King Valley
Macedon
Mornington Peninsula
Murray Darling
Nagambie Lakes
Pyrenees
Rutherglen
Strathbogie Ranges
Sunbury
Upper Goulburn
Yarra Valley
     
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
-------------8694988**7884797106
-------------78849107**788697896
---------------881088**727688888
---------------76887**676899898
79610886879109989979886844898988
787968576899666769787877987788
          -------888779961098107
          -------8787799788798
79689869879-6885710999868689598
89669878868-787569988787898998
684778575859577109977**7-8489988
68677867655856697677**6-76     
87589867879978898989887867    
7867696878610777867887988      
587798991091010108879101088789789986
776878779797897786987798  8987
--------------89810897979899889
--------------7869976768996778
6878889878885106879984988881091010
8998897989886958109898888  810910
684778575659886107878**788578797
68677867655998798997**978788988
6869978887899879108798778789898
785997888678887899888787879889
79688710875109798891099999105999108
7867879987897889810788899698997
--------------5977888887198897
--------------5867898887497878
---------------881088**727679888
---------------76887**676887899
710610108888107888988101098878588877
7967988781078987869987877877887
684778575859577109977**7-84910797
68677867655856697677**6-76     
---------------88897**868279687
---------------878887779677787
-----------9988998788899689987
-----------9889877877788789877
-----------8--797798**769589998
-----------7--7767984888979979
71058101079789969799109977******1097107
61048810895788696998998779 98897
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
** 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
     
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016
-------------8678976888-  9978
-------------9998988978- 77878
688109871098767798779688889 7888
787978798897668868989898  8889
--------------976976887- 78986
--------------886598998-879877
88671087998871098889978999 109889
876888989867888888998998  9999
---------------8881099888-898x8
---------------9871099577-898x7
------------788768969888  8968
------------688878989997889989
-------------6697910887108-89899
-------------88887977888-7101098
55668676667987910799788108 99876
967710610776596669678878108778887
198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016

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