17 Feb 2013

60,000 bottles of wine missing en route to NSW

11:57 am on 17 February 2013

A big consignment of wine from South Australia has disappeared while en route to New South Wales.

Police are investigating after 60,000 bottles of wine from 12 McLaren Vale wineries failed to arrive at their destination. The trailers arrived with no stock on board.

The missing shipment has been valued at $A500,000.

The ABC reports Wettenhalls Transport Group, the company carrying the shipment, went into administration late last month.