Cider Australia runs the annual Australian Cider Awards. As the largest cider show in Australia, the Awards is at the cutting edge of cider judging and is well respected nationally and internationally.
In 2019, 276 local and international cider and perry products entered the show making it the largest cider competition in Australia.
Through the Awards, we promote and reward excellence in cider production and bring together cider makers, industry representatives, communicators, retailers, sommeliers and consumers.
This section outlines the history of the Awards, its current status and details on the organising committee.
Cider Australia maintains a Style Guide as part of the Australian Cider Awards that describes the majority of the cider styles available in Australia. The Style Guide is updated each year. A copy of the 2019 Style Guide can be found here.
The 2020 Australian Cider Awards will be judged in October with the results announced in early November. Details about the show and how to enter will be released in mid 2020.