The 2018 Chardonnay Challenge

The 2017 Chardonnay Challenge.


The 2016 Chardonnay Challenge

A celebration of Austrian chardonnay.

“Australia is making fantastic chardonnay at the moment, I think the James Halliday award really puts that in context.
Chris Crawford – Crown Casino

The 2015 Chardonnay Challenge

Philip Rich, Virginia Willcock and Chris Crawford discuss the wines at the 2015 Chardonnay Challenge.


The 2014 Chardonnay Challenge

What did the judges think of this year’s Chardonnay Challenge?


Join Ben Edwards for a behind the scenes look at the James Halliday Chardonnay Challenge.



The 2012 Chardonnay Challenge

At the 2012 James Halliday Chardonnay Challenge in the Yarra Valley we asked the judges about current day Australian chardonnay and how it has changed over the years.

With more than 430 Australian chardonnays from 260 wine producers this was the most extensive tasting of its type. Hear what the judges had to say.


Full results are available on the Results page of this website.