The Australian Wine Research Institute’s website disclaimer

1. Definitions

a. References to “the AWRI” in this disclaimer mean The Australian Wine Research Institute Limited (ABN 83 007 558 296).

b. Reference to “information” in this disclaimer mean: information provided on this website (including information provided during an interactive question and answer session).

2. Copyright

All elements of this website are copyright © 2016 the AWRI. All rights reserved.

3. Purpose of Information

a. The AWRI website presents information on wine, viticulture, health, winery process improvement and sustainability for the benefit of the public and the wine industry.

b. The calculators section of the website is intended to provide a backup to other commonly used methods used for calculations required during the winemaking process.

c. The information on the AWRI website is available to be used for educational purposes only. This information is not to be used for any advertising or marketing purposes.

4. Disclaimers

a. “As is”

The information is provided on an “as is” basis without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, to the extent permitted by law, including but not limited to any implied warranties or merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The AWRI will not be liable for any consequential, incidental or special damages resulting from the copying and use of the information.

b. “Not professional advice”

This website is not a substitute for specific independent professional advice from a qualified and appropriately experienced:

  • medical practitioner or specialist;
  • scientist;
  • engineer; or
  • technical specialist.

Before relying on the information on the website, users should carefully evaluate the accuracy, currency, completeness and relevance of the information for their purposes, and should obtain appropriate professional advice pertaining to their particular circumstances.

No information provided by way of this website is intended to be used as medical advice and it is not intended to be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any medical condition, nor should it be used for therapeutic purposes.

Website users should consult their medical practitioner or specialist if they have any questions concerning their ability to consume wine safely.

c. “Accuracy of information”

The AWRI takes reasonable care to ensure the accuracy of the information provided on the website and updates the information regularly, but the AWRI cannot guarantee and does not accept legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information.

The information represents the state of the AWRI’s knowledge as at the date of publication on the website and may not be the most current knowledge on the subject.

In using the winemaking calculators and in making any additions, users are strongly urged to seek information and make decisions based on a number of sources. Do not solely act or rely upon any of the resources and information contained in the winemaking calculators section.

d. “No endorsement”

On this website there are links to websites of other businesses and organisations. These links do not imply any endorsement or approval of those websites or the activities of those businesses or organisations.