Vintage Reports & Statistics

Vintage Reports

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Statistics on the Margaret River Wine Region

Number of wineries / grape growers = 215 (2012)

Hectares Planted
2012 5,017
2011 Not available
2010 4,895
2009 Not available
2008 5,360
2007 5,340
2006 4,908
2005 4,582
2004 4,255
2003 4,094
2002 3,728
1990 Approx. 1,000 (estimated)

 

2012 Most Widely Harvested Varieties By Tonnes Crushed
Cabernet Sauvignon 6,460
Shiraz 4,244
Merlot 2,610
Sauvignon Blanc 7,449
Semillon 6,404
Chardonnay 5,569
Tonnage Figures
2012 vintage 35,813 tonne 41% Red 59% White
2011 vintage Not available Not available
2010 vintage 31,370 tonne 40% red 60% white
2009 vintage Not available Not available
2008 vintage 36,601 tonne 48% red 52% white
2007 vintage 33,825 tonne 39% red 61% white
2006 vintage 28,637 tonne 44% red 56% white
2005 vintage 30,630 tonne 51% red 49% white
2004 vintage 35,101 tonne 54% red 46% white
2003 vintage 26,178 tonne 57% red 43% white
2002 vintage 25,751 tonne 59% red 41% white
1999 vintage 13,041 tonne 38% red 62% white

Statistics have been collected from Australian Bureau of Statistics, Association’s own records and other wine industry associations. Please note that statistics for 2009 & 2011 are not available for the Margaret River GI as data was collected for the South West Australia Zone as a whole.