Mission and values


Supporting the Australian grape and wine industry through world class research, practical solutions and knowledge transfer.


AWRI’s values provide guidance in how it will deliver on its mission. These values are:

  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Passion

Behaviours in support of those values:


  • Outcomes focussed, delivering results
  • Personal mastery – being the best one can be
  • Asking and answering the right questions
  • Relevant to industry
  • Collaborating to achieve faster, better or cheaper outcomes


  • Accountability to stakeholders
  • Dealing honestly, impartially and consistently
  • Scientific and professional rigour


  • Enthusiasm for our people, our industry, and our products
  • Spirit of creativity
  • Enjoying work and celebrating achievements
  • Desire to do better
  • Pursuing knowledge and understanding