Goldwater Wine Science Centre

We provide postgraduate students with the opportunity to live, study and work on beautiful Waiheke Island while studying for a career in Wine Science.

Our centre is home to a working vineyard, the Goldie Estate Homestead and the University's Wine Science programme.

Professor Paul Kilmartin

Our Wine Science staff are committed to producing high-quality research and teaching.

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Wine Science student with wine glass

This postgraduate programme in Wine Science teaches the science and processes of wine production.

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Wine Science student in lab

We engage in a wide range of research projects directed at applying the latest advances for the benefit of the New Zealand wine industry.

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Students on Goldies Vineyard

Our working vineyard on Waiheke Island provides Wine Science students with an opportunity to live, study, and work in a boutique winery.

Goldies homestead student accomodation

Located on Waiheke Island, our homestead offers accommodation for students enrolled in the Wine Science programme.

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