Wendy Cameron MW

Wendy Cameron MW

Date an MW: 2015
Based in: Australia

Member profile

  • Email Wendy Cameron MW at home
  • Job title

    Self-employed wine consultant and writer

  • City

    Hexham

  • Country

    Australia

  • Non-wine hobbies

    Flute playing - solo, ensemble and orchestra

Biography

Wendy Cameron is an experienced winemaker and wine business manager. Wendy has worked for Brown Brothers Milawa Vineyards for 17 years, initially as a winemaker and for 10 years as their Head of Winemaking, having overall responsibility for the production of a very diverse range of grape varieties grown in a diverse range of climates across Victoria and Tasmania and the development of innovative wine styles. Prior to this Wendy managed her own small family winery business. Currently Wendy continues as a winemaking consultant to Brown Brothers Milawa Vineyards. She judges at various Australian wine shows, including holding the position of Panel Chair, and was a member of the Judging Panel and International Jury for Australia's Wine List of the Year 2016 and a member of the Judging Panel for China's Wine List of the Year 2016. Wendy also does some freelance wine writing and is a Board member for her local hospital. Wendy was awarded the inaugural ASVO Winemaker of the Year Award in 2012 and was a finalist in the Gourmet Traveller Wine Winemaker of the Year competition in 2015. She has also been an invited speaker at both the Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference and the American Society Enology and Viticulture conference. Wendy also is qualified with a B. App. Sci (Biochemistry and Microbiology), M. Sc (Biochemistry), B. App. Sci (Wine Science), Grad. Dip. Education and Grad. Cert. Business.