Rochford Winery is a well-known winery in the Yarra Valley, selling a range of red, white, and sparkling varieties.
But Rochford Winery is probably best known as the host for the outdoor concerts held during the spring and summer months on their beautiful lawn amongst the vineyards.
Rochford Winery Concerts 2023/2024 Ticket Prices, Artist Lineup
Past headliners have included Mariah Carey, Brian Adams, Tom Jones, Alicia Keys, John Legend, Elton John, Fleetwood Mac, Leonard Cohen, Blondie and the Pretenders. Most shows have three pre-show musical acts before the main artist, with the shows lasting for around 5 hours.
Grapevine Gathering – Saturday, 7 Oct 2023
Sip sip hooray! Grapevine Gathering is returning to Victoria this October, offering a ripe blend of top-shelf music, fine local produce and grape times among the vines. Get ready to indulge your senses with our handpicked selection of local and international artists while sipping a red or white delight with your Pinot Party.
No Sleep Till Texas – Saturday, 21 Oct 2023
Calling all country music lovers and honky-tonk enthusiasts! Join us for a boot-stompin’, heart-pounding, and toe-tappin’ good time with No Sleep Till Texas, the ultimate purveyors of authentic country and honky-tonk vibes. Hailing from the heart of Melbourne, Australia, No Sleep Till Texas is a powerhouse ensemble fuelled by a genuine love for real country music. Drawing inspiration from the legendary likes of Buck Owens, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings and more, they bring the raw essence of country classics back to life.
MADE IN USA – Saturday, 18 Nov 2023
Experience the ultimate celebration of American music at Rochford Wines in the picturesque Yarra Valley. An electrifying rock show inspired by the legendary talents of Bruce Springsteen, John Cougar Mellencamp, and Tom Petty during their 80s heyday.
Harvest Moon – Saturday, 25 Nov 2023
Experience the magic of Neil Young’s music as J.D. Delves and Harvest Moon come together for a spectacular, dedicated concert.
Jeff Jenkins & The Heartstarters – Saturday, 9 Dec 2023
Experience the electrifying return of Jeff Jenkins, a widely acclaimed local musical sensation, to the spotlight of the Rochford Concert Lounge. Backed by his fantastic band, The Heartstarters, prepare to be captivated by their infectious original compositions and delighted by their masterful interpretations of timeless classics – tunes that will have you on your feet, grooving on the dance floor!
Soul Sacrifice – The Music of Santana – Saturday, 16 Dec 2023
Immerse yourself in the captivating fusion of Latin rhythms and rock melodies with “Soul Sacrifice – The Music of Santana.” Prepare to witness the ultimate Latin Rock extravaganza, paying homage to the iconic hits of Carlos Santana.
RED HOT SUMMER TOUR – Sunday, 11 Feb 2024
RED HOT SUMMER TOUR is thrilled to announce its next series of dates for the 2024 season from one of Australia’s most sought-after summer festivals. These iconic outdoor shows will take place centre stage in Mornington, Yarra Valley, Bribie Island & Perth, and for series No. 2, this mega-line-up will be co-headlined by SIMPLE MINDS and ICEHOUSE.
Matchbox Twenty – Saturday, 17 Feb 2024
Multi-platinum, hit-making superstars Matchbox Twenty will make their long-awaited return to Australian stages for an extensive 10-stop tour in February 2024. The “Slow Dream” tour will feature all the hits and new songs from their forthcoming album “Where The Light Goes”, the band’s first new music in 11 years.
Food and alcohol can be purchased from the winery, with many food trucks, Rochford Winery wines, and local beers available. Most patrons bring picnic food, settle for a long afternoon in the warm sun, and watch the sun go down before the main act.
Tickets should be purchased in advance, as most big-name artists sell out well before the event date. Check current programs for upcoming artists.