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What are the zones of Western Australia?

South West Australia, Greater Perth, Central Western Australia, West Australian South East Coastal, Eastern Plains, Inland & North of Western Australia

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What are the South West Australia GIs?

Blackwood Valley, Geographe, Manjimup, Margaret River, Pemberton, Great Southern: Albany, Denmark, Frankland River, Mount Barker, Porongurup.

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What are the Greater Perth GIs?

Peel, Perth Hills, Swan District

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What is the subregion of Swan District?

Swan Valley

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What are the subregions of Great Southern?

Albany, Denmark, Frankland River, Mount Barker, Porongurup

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What are the major cities of Western Australia?

Perth, Rockingham, Mandurah, Bunbury, Albany

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What major natural features impact Peel GI?

Darling Plateau, Indian Ocean

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When was Peel GI established?

2001

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What are the soil types of Peel GI?

Gravel and granite soils inland, limestone sands and fluvial sediments on the coast

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What is a key producer from Peel GI?

Peel Estate

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When was the Swan District GI established?

1998

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What major natural features impact the Swan District GI?

Swan River, Darling Range, Indian Ocean

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When was the Swan Valley subregion established?

2003

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What are the primary grapes grown in the Swan District GI?

Red: Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon
White: Chenin Blanc, Verdelho, Chardonnay

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What are the primary grapes grown in the Peel GI?

Red: Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache
White: Chardonnay, Semillon

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What are the soil types of the Swan District GI?

Alluvial soils

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What are some key producers in the Swan District GI?

Houghton Wines, Sandalwood, John Kosovich Wines

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What are the primary grapes grown in the Perth Hills GI?

Red: Shiraz
White: Chenin Blanc, Verdelho, Chardonnay, Semillon

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What are the soils types in the Perth Hills GI?

Gravelly loams with clay and limestone

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What major natural features impact Perth Hills GI?

Darling Range

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What year was the Perth Hills GI established?

1999

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What is a key producer from Perth Hills GI?

Western Range Wines

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When was Margaret River GI established?

1996

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What are the major grapes of Margaret River GI?

Red: Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Merlot
White: Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Chardonnay

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What major natural features impact Margaret River GI?

Leeuwin-Naturaliste Ridge (a band of rolling hills running north-south from Cape Naturaliste to Augusta), Indian Ocean to the west, Southern Ocean to the south, Geographe Bay to the north

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What are some key producers from Margaret River?

The "first five": Leeuwin Estate, Cullen, Cape Mentelle, Vasse Felix, Moss Wood

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When was Geographe GI established?

1999

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What are the major grapes of Geographe GI?

Red: Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz
White: Semillon, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc

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What major natural features impact Geograohe GI?

Geographe Bay and the Indian Ocean on the west, Darling and Whicher Ranges

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What are some key producers from Geographe GI?

Capel Vale, Willow Bridge Estate

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When was Blackwood Valley GI established?

1998

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What are the major grapes of Blackwood Valley GI?

Red: Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon
White: Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Chardonnay

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What major features impact Balckwood Valley GI?

Darling Plateau

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What is a key producer from Blackwood Valley GI?

Blackwood Crest

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When was Manjimup GI established?

2006

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What are the major grapes in Manjimup GI?

Red: Pinot Noir, Merlot
White: Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Chardonnay

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What major natural features impact Manjimup GI?

Warren River Valley

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What are some key producers from Manjimup GI?

Peos Estate, Yanmah Ridge

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When was Pemberton GI established?

2006

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What are the major grapes of Pemberton GI?

Red: Pinot Noir, Shiraz
White: Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Semillon

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What major natural features impact Pemberton GI?

Warren and Donnelly Rivers

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When was Great Southern GI established?

1996

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What are the major grapes of Great Southern GI?

White: Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Semillon
Red: Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon

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What major natural features impact Great Southern GI?

Southern Ocean