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Commercial Services Christmas closure

AWRI Commercial Services would like to wish all customers a Merry Christmas and a safe and prosperous New Year for 2020.

This year, the lab be will closing on Friday 20 December and reopening on Monday 6 January 2020.

Due to this Christmas closure there will be cut-off dates for a number of tests:

Thursday 5 December

  • will be the last day that virus testing samples can be lodged for results to be guaranteed before Friday 20 December.

Monday 9 December

  • will be the last day that samples can be lodged for wine sterility and Brettanomyces testing for results to be guaranteed before Friday 20 December.
  • will be the last day that samples for trace analysis can be lodged for results to be guaranteed before Friday 20 December.

Thursday 12 December

  • will be the last day that samples can be lodged for beer sterility/spoilage testing for results to be guaranteed before Friday 20 December.

Monday 16 December

  • will be the last day that samples can be lodged for cold stability testing for results to be guaranteed before Friday 20 December.
  • will be the last day that samples can be lodged for 3-day sterility testing for results to be guaranteed before Friday 20 December.

Tuesday 17 December

  • will be the last day for wine samples to be submitted for testing where results will be provided within 24 to 48 hours.

Please contact the team – Robyn, Jillian or Brigitte – on 08 8313 6600 or commercialservices@awri.com.au if you have any queries in the lead-up to the Christmas closure.