Lush greenery and rolling hills dotted with twisting vines create a picturesque backdrop for sipping some of Yarra Valley’s finest wines. Rochford Wines, located just an hour’s drive from Melbourne, offers first-class vino, a top-notch culinary experience and panoramic views of the iconic Great Dividing Ranges. Meander through the winery’s sprawling vistas to visit the on-site art gallery and retail shop. Try a tasting from Rochford’s cellar door or dine at the winery’s award-winning restaurant Isabella’s at Rochford.
An oasis of natural beauty located in the heart of Victoria’s wine country, Rochford is known for hosting a range of events, concerts and functions. The winery boasts activities to suit all tastes— from hot air ballooning and segway tours to wine and cheese pairings.
Rochford Wines is located an hour’s drive from Melbourne at 878880 Maroondah Highway in the Yarra Valley. The winery is open daily: cellar door tastings are available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Isabella’s at Rochford restaurant serves Monday through Friday and Sunday from 9 a.m. 5 p.m., while Saturday hours run from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. While admission to the winery is free, the cost of functions and events, as well as activities on offer, may vary.