Bryan Martin and Nick O'Leary shortlisted for the 2023 Halliday Wine Companion awards

Karen Hardy
By Karen Hardy
July 18 2022 - 7:30pm
Winemaker Bryan Martin. Picture: James Croucher

Bryan Martin has made beer out of smoke-tainted grapes; trucked grapes across the Nullabor to make The Long Way Around wines which were very well reviewed; and now, even though there's a shortage of wine from those troublesome vintages, he's confident the next few years will be exceptional.


Karen Hardy

Karen Hardy

Canberra Times lifestyle reporter

I've covered a few things here at The Canberra Times over the years, from sport to education. But now I get to write about the fun stuff - where to eat, what to do, places to go, people to see. Let me know about your favourite things. Email:

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