The association was incorporated in July 1997 with the following OBJECTIVES and STRATEGIES


To implement and manage the Vine Industry Nursery Accreditation Scheme.
  To implement and manage the VINA Certified Standard
  To advocate on behalf of vine nurseries with industry bodies and Government
  To facilitate research and education programs for nurseries and industry.
  To represent and promote the interests of vine nurseries in matters of general interest that may affect their well being and viability.
  To coordinate the efforts of vine nurseries in order to give unity of purpose and strength in the best interests of vine nursery development.
  To provide a channel for communication and dissemination of information between vine nursery operators and with other sectors of the grape and wine industry.
  Present nurseries' views to industry bodies.
  Discuss common issues and share technical information.
  Promote education within the group and also to customers.
  Prioritise research applicable to nurseries.
  Encourage best practice and maximum operating and product standards.
  Facilitate the Vine Nursery Accreditation Scheme (VINAS).



  Open to any interested vine nursery operator and may include elected representatives from any  

  grape growing or winemaking organisations, and owners of certified or approved vine propagation

  material available for nursery propagation.


  Management Committee 2023    
  Chair - Steven Partridge Arm Nursery, Western Australia
  Deputy Chair -    
  Secretary - Andy Gordon KC Vines & Rootstocks, Trentham Cliffs via Mildura
  Treasurer - Mark Cleggett Glen Avon Nursery, Langhorne Creek, Sth Australia
  Members - Kim Chalmers Chalmers Viticulture, Merbein Victoria
  Tony Waites Woodlea Nursery, Tasmania


Navneet Kaur Agromillora Nursery, Irymple Victoria
  Nathan Jilbert Sunraysia Vine Nursery, Cardross Vic
  Bethany Collins Yalumba Vine Nursery, Nuriootpa SA
    Life Member Paul Wright Founder and Former Chair

  $300 per annum

  VINA Accredited Members 2022-23

TAS Woodlea Nursery Tony Waites 0458 527 262
NSW Adro Grafted Rosanna Ceccato 0428 447 246
  Binjara Nursery Justin Turner 0417 148 429
  KC Vines & Rootstocks Justin Gordon 0427 808 998
SA Yalumba Vine Nursery Bethany Collins 0409 591 277
  Glenavon Nurseries Mark Cleggett 0417 883 826
  Riverland Vine Nursery Chelsea Stoeckel 08 8583 5366
VIC Chalmers Viticulture Jill Hall 0499 184 152
  Agromillora Nursery Brendan Payne 0400 959 006
  Redsun Nursery Gregg Marciano 0427 328 670
  Merbein Nursery Andrew Zrna 0417 575 449
  Rev's Nursery Steve Schrieber 0408 147 105
  Cardross Nursery Erman Uyanik 0407 242 736
  Sunraysia Vine Nursery Nathan Jilbert 0419 113 471
WA Vinitech Nursery Jock Riddell 0417 096 078
  Arm Nursery Steve Partridge 0429 772 221
NSW MIAVIS Leo De Paoli 0412 699 476
  Benanee Justin Turner 0417 148 429
  KC Vines & Rootstocks Justin Gordon 0427 808 998
VIC Chalmers Viticulture Jill Hall 0499184 542
  VAMVVIA Gary Thomas 0418 997 730
SA RVIC Chelsea Stoeckel 08 8583 5366
  Adelaide Hills Garry Manhire 0417 582 165
  Langhorne Creek Sarah Keogh 0428 782 225
  Barossa Vine improv't Graeme Wellman 0423 367 680
  Yalumba Nursery Bethany Collins 0409 591 277
  Red Earth Farms Richard Pfeiler 0428 839 270
WA WAVIA Jim Campbell-Clause 0418 479 476 [Members only]