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

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

Father’s Day Wine Packs 

Is your Dad a lover of all wines or is he a staunch red drinker?! Whatever his preference, we’ve got him covered with our three and six bottle wine packs! Choose from our mixed selection, our red only selection, or, spoil him rotten with our premium selection. The Classic Dad pack For the ‘I like

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The Latest From Lockdown

Shop Wine Online It’s time to shop wine online, because Melbourne, we are officially back in lockdown! Wine delivery is essential (to most) and we have all the wine in the world to keep you sane during isolation 2.0! You can enjoy incredible deals on our world-class wines with our current winter wine packs –

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Rochford Pinot Noirs 2019

“The Pinot Noirs in particular have an exquisite purity and harmony…. The 2019s are ridiculously glorious”James Halliday – The Weekend Australian. April 4th 2020 It’s not every day one gets mentioned in the top 5 to 10 wineries of the Yarra Valley. Our recent ratings for our collection of limited single vineyard Pinot Noirs have