Hawke's Bay Grape Debate

Friday 29 April 2022

Pettigrew Green Arena, Taradale


Winemakers vs Brewers

The Colliers Grape Debate Hawke’s Bay 2019 was as lively and entertaining as ever with our amazing winemakers taking on the marketers in a heated and hilarious battle!

Thank you to everyone who attended and also to the wonderful Jeremy Corbett for keeping our debaters in line.

Once again all proceeds from the event go to The Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter.

After two years we are back! The 2022 event will see the winemakers battling it out against beer brewers! This is a battle not to be missed!

Tickets sell out every year. Join the VIP list to be the first to know when tickets are available for the 2022 event!

Our Teams

The teams for 2022 are yet to be announced. A big thank you to our amazing 2019 team members:

Ant Mackenzie - The Grape Debate

Ant Mackenzie, Ant Mackenzie Wines

Richard Painter - The Grape Debate

Richard Painter, Te Awa Winery

Kate Radburnt - The Grape Debate

Kate Radburnt, Radburnt Cellars

Chef Martin Bosley

Martin Bosley, NZ Chef

Jane Ferrari Yalumba Wines

Jane Ferrari, Yalumba Wines

John Mac Macpherson Advintage

John (Mac) Macpherson, Advintage Wines

Our Sponsors

Planit Event Organisers