Vale John Austwick Tasmanian wine pioneer from the East Coast

Stephanie Dalton
Updated July 31 2023 - 2:37pm, first published 7:00am
East Coast wine pioneer John Austwick. Picture supplied
East Coast wine pioneer John Austwick. Picture supplied

When a Hobart dentist planted his first few rows of grapes at Cranbrook in 1979, neighbours and passers-by shrugged their shoulders in disbelief.

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Stephanie Dalton

The Examiner journalist and Launceston local covering health and court reporting in Northern Tasmania. Do you have a story? Contact me at Stephanie.Dalton@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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