The Big 80s Party - Rochford Wines - Saturday 26th March 2022

Jump in your time machine and join us among the vines at the picturesque Rochford Wines, Yarra Valley for a MASSIVE 80's EXTRAVAGANZA!

Soak up the Autumn sunshine and dance the day away with Australia's best retro DJ's and LIVE 6 piece, "THE BIG 80’s BAND" covering all your fave 80's Anthems. Then sing-along to the BIGGEST 80’s MASS-KARAOKE party for a totally awesome nostalgic journey through the decade. DRESS CODE: 80’s dress code is vital to fit in with the immersive nature of this event 🙂 So round up your crew, puff up those shoulder pads and get along to the BIGGEST OUTDOORS 80's PARTY EVER!



Melbourne on the Move is offering coach transfers, from a variety of pick up points to and from the winery. This service must be pre-booked. We also provide a shuttle service from Lilydale railway station which can be paid for on the day.


Patrons will be given a wristband stating their coach number to assist on their return journey. MOTM take a mobile number for each booking so that passengers are contactable on the day.


Pickup Points


Greensborough Railway Station, Para Road, bus stop at the top of the ramp (View Map)
Pickup 12.25
Adult: AUD$57.50 (return)
Child tickets unavailable

Kangaroo Ground

Primary school opposite general store - Eltham/ Yarra Glen Road, Kangaroo Ground (View Map)
Pickup 12.50
Adult: AUD$47.50 (return)
Child tickets unavailable

Melbourne - Carlton Gardens

Melbourne - Carlton Gardens, on the corner of Victoria and Nicholson Streets (View Map)
Pickup 12.00
Adult: AUD$57.40 (return)
Child tickets unavailable


Ringwood Railway Station ( Bus Bay 10 ) (View Map)
Pickup 12.50
Adult: AUD$47.50 (return)
Child tickets unavailable


Mordialloc - Opposite railway station - bus stop at Mordialloc Beach Primary school on Albert Street (View Map)
Pickup 11.50
Adult: AUD$67.50 (return)
Child tickets unavailable


Croydon Hotel Maroondah Highway (View Map)
Pickup 12.50
Adult: AUD$47.50 (return)
Child tickets unavailable


Lilydale Railway Station (View Map)
Pickup 13.00, 13.30, 14.00
Adult: AUD$40.00 (return)
Child tickets unavailable



Fares listed are return, although no return time is listed due to encores etc.



This event is 18+


What can I bring into the event?


  • A chair or picnic rug for the event ticket seating area.
  • Sealed plastic bottled water (still or sparkling) up to 1.5L in size.
  • Cash! There will be both cash and card lines available in the bar, however food vendors will require cash only.
  • A reusable plastic wine cup, to help the environment if you plan on purchasing bottles of wine!
  • Sunscreen and a hat! There are no sheltered areas so come prepared for rain or shine. If the forecast is for rain please bring suitable wet weather gear.
  • The coolest 80's attire you can deck yourself out in, we can't wait to see your costumes!!!!


What are prohibited items?

  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Including juice, soft drinks, sports drinks (the only exception is sealed plastic bottled still water up to 1.5L in size)
  • Metal cutlery, including cheese knives.
  • Sunshades, tents and tables.
  • Umbrellas, even if it's raining. Bring good quality raincoats and gumboots instead.
  • Glass, including wine glasses
  • Pets (other than guide dogs)
  • Beanbags, blow-up air chairs or lounges.
  • No hard cooler boxes, soft cooler bags are ok!


Can I bring Food and Drinks into The Big 80'sParty?


  • There is strictly NO BYO ALCOHOL into the event. The Big 80's Party is a licensed event and alcoholic beverages can be purchased from the "Cocktails and Dreams" bar for the duration of the event. All non-alcoholic drinks including juice, soft drinks, sports drinks, energy drinks are also prohibited to enter the event (the only exception is sealed or empty plastic bottled water up to 1.5L)



1:30 pm: Gates Open
2:00 pm: The BIG Retro DJ Party, FEAT: Jaki J, Captain Kirk, Mr Look Good
3:30 pm: Classics 80's Tribute Show FEAT: 6 Piece “The Big 80’s Band”
4:30 pm: The BIG Retro DJ Party + Best Dressed Comp
5:30 pm: Rock n Pop 80&a



Fare Includes

Transport to and from Rochford Wines


For prices view pickup point information.

Questions? ASK US