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Young Sommeliers Competition National Finals Reception

11 July 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm AEST


Young Sommeliers Competition National Finals Reception and Awards Presentation

InterContinental Hotel Sydney

117 Macquarie Street 
Sydney, New South Wales 2000 Australia

 Monday, 11 July 2016 at 5:00pm

Cost for members and partner: Gratis

Members and their partners are invited to a cocktail reception for the announcement of the Australian winner of the 2016 National Young Sommelier Competition.

The Australian National winner in 2016 will receive a cash prize of $3,000 and a fully paid trip to Vaduz, capital city of the Principality of Liechtenstein to compete in the international finals on 25 August 2016.

This reception presents a wonderful opportunity for members to meet the brightest and the best emerging sommeliers in Australia.

Dress: Business with Chain.

Please book by 25 June … we have limited places so please book as early as possible.

Online Registration for this even has now closed! 

Should you still wish to attend please contact us directly at chainensw@gmail.com

On the evening after the reception at 7 PM the Association of Australian Boutique Winemakers will be holding a presentation dinner for its Boutique Winemakers Awards. La Chaine NSW will have tables at this event. The Association CEO, Chaine member and Young Sommeliers Competition supporter Judith Kennedy has advised that 15 trophies have been awarded in the sixteen categories. This is a record and reflects the quality of the vintages in recent years. All 15 wines will be served as part of the meal.

The dinner will be held at Manjit’s @ The Wharf, 49 Lime Street, King Street Wharf, Darling Harbour, Sydney and the cost is $165 per person. On the night you will be able to interact with the judges of the awards, the winemakers and our emerging young sommeliers. Our NSW Vice-Echanson and National Chancelier, Sam Giddings will be master of ceremonies on the night.

If you wish to attend this special event please contact our Echanson d’Australie, John Studdert on jdcs@optusnet.com.au by 25 June and he will organise your booking and payment.


11 July 2016
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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InterContinental Sydney
117 Macquarie Street
Sydney, New South Wales 2000 Australia
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