Privacy Policy

Who we are

The Australian Pinot Noir Challenge. Our website address is:

Contact Form

When visitors inquire via the forms on our site we collect the data shown in the contact form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

We do not share data captured via contact forms with third parties. Form submissions are received via email, and a copy may be recorded securely in our website database for redundancy purposes.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


If you submit a form on our website, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with any third parties without your consent.

How long we retain your data

Copies of your form submission may remain in our website database for up to 2 years. A copy of your form submission will be retained indefinitely on our local hard drives.

What rights you have over your data

You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Form submissions are delivered to us via email, using an authenticated SMTP mail service.