The $6.2 million Emirates Melbourne Cup is a truly spectacular event and the focal point of the Melbourne Cup Carnival. While most of Australia stops to watch or listen to the race, there's nothing like being there amongst the 100,000 plus crowd to experience this truly unique event.
The excitement slowly builds to its 3pm fever pitch when everything at the track comes to a stop for 200 heart-pounding seconds.
Each year, a new chapter is written, a new legend is made and a new dream comes true as the winning connections take Australia's most famous sporting trophy. Experience Group Emirates Melbourne Cup Day packages includes accommodation options and a ticket to the biggest race of the year...
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day package includes:
- 3 nights' accommodation
- Breakfast Daily
- Grandstand Seating - Hill Stand
|Ibis Melbourne Hotel & Apartments||Standard Queen/Twin||$915||$1229|
|Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens||City View Queen/Twin||$969||$1315|
|Pullman On The Park||Superior King/Twin||$1205||$1765|
|Crowne Plaza Melbourne||Standard Double/Twin||$1265||$1845|
|InterContinental Melbourne||Standard Double/Twin||$1529||$2375|
*Prices are per person and are subject to confirmation of 2016 ticket and hospitality prices.
Grandstand Seating Hill Stand - Included in the above package price
Located in a prime spot opposite the winning post, the Hill Stand provides spectacular views of the racecourse and the Melbourne Skyline. The Hill Stand offers covered seating however the front and sides are subject to weather conditions.
The Precinct and Lawn Stand Seat - additional $10 per person
Located under the Hill Stand, The Lawn Stand offers uncovered seating and is subject to weather conditions. The Precinct is the perfect place to take in the social atmosphere that the Emirates Melbourne Cup Day has to offer and has a selection of take away and gourmet style food & beverage for purchase.
Located in the centre of the track, revel in all the excitement of the Melbourne Cup Carnival as you walk just metres from the enclosure to watch the racing action up close on the rails.
Additional $449 Per Person
The Makybe DivaŽ Marquee is the perfect spot if you are looking to entertain guests or to simply dine with friends and family. This Marquee offers a prime location to soak up the sensational atmosphere.
Note: Round tables of 10 and limited numbers of 12. Bookings for fewer numbers will share.
Additional $825 Per Person
Located on Level 3 of the Hill Stand this popular restaurant offer spectacular views of the winning post and is the perfect venue to dine with friends and family.
Note: Round tables of 10 and limited tables of 12 are available, bookings for fewer numbers will share.
Additional $920 Per Person
This multi-tiered marquee combines first class hospitality with magnificent views of the racecourse.
Note: Bookings must be in groups of 4, 8, 10 or 12 (subject to availability).
Additional $1,439 Per Person
Please contact us for AAMI Victoria Derby Day and Crown Oaks Day extensions to your Emirates Melbourne Cup Experience.
Terms and Conditions
Prices are per person in New Zealand dollars as at 18 November 2016 and are subject to availability at the time of booking. They are also subject to confirmation of 2016 official pricing. Experience Group reserves the right to adjust package prices due to increases in tour component prices and currency fluctuations. Credit card fees apply. Full payment on receipt of invoice is required to secure your booking. As all payments are non-refundable we strongly recommend travel insurance. Full terms and conditions are available on our website www.experiencegroup.co.nz Document dispatch can be expected approximately 10 days prior to departure date depending on receipt of event tickets by Experience Group.