With a start in a tin shed in 1946, the founder of D’Aquino Bros Pty Ltd, Carmelo D’Aquino, produced six barrels of wine and started the first winemaking family in the Orange district.
With a third generation D’Aquino and Roseworthy College graduate now running the company, Rex D’Aquino has continued to expand the business that now incorporates distillery, wholesale, retail, Helicopter services and contract bottling whilst remaining involved in the winemaking.
D’Aquinos is a co-owner of NILWA (National Independent Liquor Wholesalers Association) which has distribution outlets throughout Australia servicing over 14,000 customers.
The head office and main warehouse of D’Aquino Group of Companies is situated in Orange NSW, Australia, which is approximately three hours west of Sydney. Other distribution facilities are situated in Brisbane QLD, Muswellbrook and Sydney NSW.
Throughout Australia, D’Aquino’s uses the NILWA warehouse channel and facilitates distribution with its own delivery vehicles.
With an assortment of independent and corporate customers, a dedicated representative services the Duty Free Stores in Australia and surrounds.
The D’Aquino Group of Companies customers include The Coles Group, DFS, NILWA Group, Hotel Liquor Wholesalers, Australian Liquor Marketers Nationally, Liquor Stax Group, Independent Liquor Group, Southern Independent Liquor Group etc.