The Melbourne Royal® Wine Awards is overseen and shaped by a committee who work closely with Melbourne Royal® to maintain the program’s relevance and to develop its future direction. The committee features some of the Australian wine industry’s most highly regarded professionals.
The Melbourne Royal® Wine Awards committee members are:
Samantha Isherwood (Chair) of Curly Flat
Matt Harrop (Chair of Judges), winemaker at Curly Flat
Emma Brown, Brown Family Wine Group
Jeni Port, wine writer
Melanie Chester, winemaker Sutton Grange
Mark O'Callaghan, consultant at WineNet