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Vale Brother John May

Brother John May SJ AM, long-serving winemaker at Sevenhill Cellars in the Clare Valley, died on August 18 aged 92.

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Wine label toasts Catholic heritage

As the festive season nears, thoughts are inevitably turning to ways of celebrating in a COVID-safe manner. For wine lovers, it may be an opportunity to try a label that honours the heritage of Irish Catholic settlers in the Clare Valley.


Rare vestments on display

Vestments sewn by women of the Austrian court for the first Jesuits who came to Sevenhill in 1848 were displayed at St Ignatius parish, Norwood, as part of the parish’s sesquicentenary celebrations.