The Board is established and governed under the Wine Australia Act 2013 and its actions are guided by its Board Charter. It has a Chair and between five and seven directors. On 29 November 2021, the Minister for Agriculture and Northern Australia, Hon David Littleproud MP, announced the appointment of six non-executive directors to the Wine Australia Board until 30 September 2024. Two new directors – John Lloyd and Justin Brown – have joined reappointed directors Cath Oates, Catherine Cooper, Frances-Anne Keeler and Mitchell Taylor. The Chair’s term ends on 4 July 2023. Please find the Board’s biographies below.
To ensure the highest levels of governance and probity Wine Australia engages an external chair for the Audit and Risk Committee. Mr Geoff Knuckey was appointed in January 2020.