Garrick joined the Mt. Beautiful and Teece Family Vineyards team as its Vineyard Manager in Spring 2016. He brings over 13 years’ of vineyard experience and related skills, and is trained as a practical operator with new age technologies, processes and knowledge. Other wine regions he’s worked in include Auckland, Hawkes Bay, Blenheim and his home town of Gisborne. Prior to vineyard work, Garrick was involved in both the forestry and farming industries. He and his young family value the slower paced lifestyle that pastoral Cheviot offers. When Garrick isn’t surveying the vineyard, you might be able to catch him at a team BBQ accompanied by his his wife and son.