Date: November 29, 2012
Author: Golf Australia

Taylors Wines extend Open sponsorship

Golf Australia is pleased to announce that Taylors Wines have extended their partnership as the Official Wine Sponsor of the Emirates Australian Open for an additional three years. The announcement follows a successful four-year partnership between the highly awarded family winery and the prestigious national championship. Golf Australia CEO Stephen Pitt thanked Taylors Wines for their ongoing commitment to the Emirates Australian Open. We are very pleased to have Taylors Wines continue their long-term association with our national championship and look forward to our guests enjoying the best that Taylors has to offer at the Taylors Wine Bar during the tournament, Pitt said. Taylors Wines third generation Managing Director Mitchell Taylor said the partnership with the Emirates Australian Open was exciting given the event s reputation as one of the world&aposs most respected golf championships. This year we will be reaching out to spectators even further, offering a taste of our premium wines while they take in all the action of this exciting tournament at the Taylors Wine Bar Taylor said. On a less serious level, we also love golf at Taylors, and with a wine label named St Andrews, how could we not be involved? Fans at the Emirates Australian Open will be able to head to the Taylors Wine Bar at The Lakes Golf Club to enjoy the winery s first ever sparkling wine alongside wines from its Estate and Jaraman ranges certain to be a hit with tournament patrons. Taylors Wines will also be served exclusively in tournament corporate hospitality areas. The Emirates Australian Open will be played next week at The Lakes Golf Club in Sydney from 6 9 December 2012 and is sanctioned by the PGA Tour of Australasia and OneAsia.