Rob Geddes was the third Australian to pass the Master of Wine qualification and now has over 30 years experience across the wine trade as an author, consultant, judge and educator and is now regarded as one of the top 10 wine influencers in China. Rob is the author of the longest-running national wine guide, ‘Australian Wine Vintages’ (popularly known as the Gold Book), now in its 36th edition and ‘A Good Nose and Great Legs: the art of wine from the vine to the table’, a popular reference book for understanding and enjoying wine. In 2015, the app version of Rob’s Australian Wine Vintages won the prestigious Gourmand digital award for Best Wine Guide app (Australia). Find out more at