hardys vineyardHardy’s is one of the brands owned by Accolade Wines, a major global wine business with operations in North America, UK and Ireland, Mainland Europe, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand and Asia. It grew from Thomas Hardy and Sons founded by Thomas Hardy in 1853 in Adelaide to become Australia’s largest winemaker. In January 2011 the company was sold, along with Constellation Europe, to the Australian private equity company CHAMP Private Equity and was renamed “Accolade Wines” on 27 June 2011.

Link to Accolade Wines on Wiki
Link to Thomas Hardy, the founder of Hardy’s vineyard on wiki

Link to Hardy’s Vineyard website