Why we love the Upper Yarra

We shine the spotlight on one of the Yarra Valley’s most important subregions and our wines that come from this special area. It’s higher, cooler and has some of the valley’s most loved vineyards. Don’t be confused by it’s name though, as the Upper Yarra is actually in the south. This subregion adds a lot


The Premier Release

Meet the 2019 vintage of our Premier Pinot Noir and Premier Chardonnay, and the winemaker, Kaspar Hermann, who is responsible for them. The 2019 release of the Premier range of wines from Rochford holds a very special meaning for winemaker Kaspar Hermann. They mark his first vintage at Rochford in the Yarra Valley, and he

Isabella’s Vineyard

Get to know one of our Yarra Valley sites, Isabella’s Vineyard, and the wines that make up the range.  It’s something that constantly comes up when we talk about extra-special wines: they speak of their place. Some call it terroir, others call it provenance; either way, when you drink a single vineyard wine, there’s a

School holidays at Rochford

School Holiday Fun at Rochford

Are you scratching your head and wondering what kind of fun, school holiday activities Melbourne has to offer your kids? Or what to do during this wintry mid-year break? Why not make a trip out to the Yarra Valley!  Only 15 minutes from Lilydale, located in the serenity of the Yarra Valley, Rochford Wines is

Rochford Single Vineyard New Release Showcase

Join us for an exclusive behind-the-scenes experience with Chief Winemaker Kaspar Hermann and Cellar Door Manager John Bright. These four individual and distinctive Single Vineyard Release Experiences are the perfect opportunity for a lover of wines to understand more about the terroir of specific single vineyard sites and the wines that come from these totally

Introducing Rochford’s range of gins

Ever struggle to make up your mind between a glass of wine or a refreshing gin on the rocks? Well, grapple no more because you can have the best of both worlds in one glass. To celebrate World Gin Day (12th June), we’re diving into the world of wine-infused gin, an exciting new subcategory shaking

2021 Winery Vintage Experience

Get up close with the winemaking process and see first-hand how we turn the Rochford vineyard into our award-winning wines.
This whole day experience also features the best in local seasonal produce at Rochford’s Isabella’s Restaurant with a 2-course lunch included. Sample our wine range with a guided tasting hosted by one of Rochford’s gifted sommeliers