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Strategic Agricultural Lands (SAL) Viticulture 18/01/2014 for NSW

A polygon dataset showing critical industry Viticulture clusters in the Upper Hunter region. The viticulture cluster includes a highly integrated concentration of vineyards and associated wineries and tourism infrastructure in a rural landscape. The region's unique terrain and climate, its heritage vines and diversity of soil types all contribute to the specific quality and characteristics of grapes produced in the area, especially Hunter semillon and shiraz. Also of importance is the Hunter Valley wine tourism branding based on its natural environment and visual landscape attributes and its proximity to metropolitan areas. The mapped viticulture cluster includes the Pokolbin and Broke-Fordwich Geographic Indication (GI) sub-regions6 industry proposed GI subregions covering the Parish of Belford and localities of Lovedale and Mount View and part of the Upper Hunter Wine GI around Denman. Industry clusters that meet the following criteria:

  • there is a concentration of enterprises that provides clear development and marketing advantages and is based on an agricultural product;
  • the productive industries are interrelated;
  • it consists of a unique combination of factors such as location, infrastructure, heritage and natural resources;
  • it is of national and/or international importance;
  • it is an iconic industry that contributes to the region's identity; and
  • it is potentially substantially impacted by coal seam gas or mining proposals.

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Last Updated August 17, 2020, 23:37 (UTC)
Created April 7, 2017, 01:57 (UTC)
License Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia (CC BY 3.0 AU)
AURIN Open API ID aurin:datasource-NSW_Govt_DPE-UoM_AURIN_DB_nsw_srlup_sal_viticulture_2014
Aggregation Level NA
Attribute List Amendment, Amendment Date, Comments, Currency Date, Effective Date, Feature Code, Feature Description, Feature__1, Gazetted Date, Geometry Field, Plan Contr, SEPP Name, SEPP Number, Shape Area, Shape Length, URL ID, Unique Identifier
Attribution Government of New South Wales - Department of Planning and Environment, (2014): Strategic Agricultural Lands (SAL) Viticulture 18/01/2014 for NSW; accessed from AURIN on [date of access].
Coordinate Ref. System EPSG:4283 (GDA_1994)
Copyright Notice © Government of New South Wales - Department of Planning and Environment 2017
Geometry Field wkb_geometry
Key ogc_fid
Type dataset
spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[140.0, -38.0], [162.0, -38.0], [162.0, -28.0], [140.0, -28.0], [140.0, -38.0]]]}