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2018/11/03 07:00:00

MELBOURNE CUP CARNIVAL

The Race that Stops a Nation™

Glamorous, refined and layered with history,
Flemington is the beating heart of Australian horse racing.

DINING & HOSPITALITY

Experience all the colour and excitement of the Melbourne Cup Carnival in some of Flemington’s finest marquees. Boasting gourmet menus, free flowing drinks and top viewing locations, choose from all dining venues across the Melbourne Cup Carnival. [Dining Venue + Ticket]

TRAVEL PACKAGES

Our  Melbourne Cup Carnival travel packages include accommodation in Melbourne CBD plus Reserved Seating tickets at Flemington Racecourse. Packages can be fully customised with flights, transfers, ticket upgrades and more. [Hotel + Ticket + Flight]

2018 MELBOURNE CUP CARNIVAL REGISTRATION

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Emirates Melbourne Cup Day

Emirates Melbourne Cup Day sits at the pinnacle of the Australian racing calendar and is the focal point of the Melbourne Cup Carnival. There’s nothing like being there amongst the 100,000 plus crowd to experience the day that puts Australia firmly in the international sporting spotlight.

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* All dining and hospitality packages will receive a Souvenir Melbourne Cup gift & TASA staff on ground assistance.

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    2 NIGHTS FROM $471 PP *
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    4 NIGHTS FROM $584 PP *
    Precinct Cup Day
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    4 NIGHTS FROM $958 PP *
    Cup Day, Oaks Day
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    5 NIGHTS FROM $1222 PP *
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    6 NIGHTS FROM $1301 PP *
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    7 NIGHTS FROM $1556 PP *
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    9 NIGHTS FROM $1926 PP *
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    2 NIGHTS FROM $465 PP *
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    7 NIGHTS FROM $1556 PP *
    Cup Day, Derby Day, Oaks Day
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    9 NIGHTS FROM $1926 PP *
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    2 NIGHTS FROM $387 PP *
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    4 NIGHTS FROM $958 PP *
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    7 NIGHTS FROM $1556 PP *
    Cup Day, Derby Day, Oaks Day
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    9 NIGHTS FROM $1926 PP *
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    2 NIGHTS FROM $340 PP *
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    6 NIGHTS FROM $1301 PP *
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    9 NIGHTS FROM $1926 PP *
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* All packages receive a Souvenir Melbourne Cup gift & TASA staff on ground assistance.

LOCATION

TASA not only offers the Emirates Melbourne Cup but also tailored packages to every major races throughout the Melbourne Cup Carnival Series and year-round major race meets.

TAILOR YOUR EXPERIENCE

Upgrade your packages with a range of options including Hotel, Tickets & Dining and day tours.

Hotel Options
Oaks on Market

For travellers seeking central, contemporary, self-contained accommodation, Oaks on Market in Melbourne’s lively city promises this and more – suited to guests travelling for business and conferencing or those simply wanting to explore Melbourne’s eclectic culture at leisure.

Includes

  • WiFi
  • Swimming Pool
  • Gymnasium
Novotel Melbourne

Novotel Melbourne on Collins welcomes you to experience contemporary style and 4.5 star comfort in the heart of Melbourne. Located on fashionable Collins Street  and directly above the upscale St Collins Lane, Melbourne's most unique shopping destinations. This desirable location near Rod Laver Arena, the MCG, Federation Square, the Princess and Regent Theatres and more, at the doorstep to all this cosmopolitan capital has to offer.

Includes

  • High Speed WiFi
  • Breakfast
  • Choice of Queen & King Size beds
  • Transfers from Airport
Sofitel Melbourne

Savour the French art de vivre blended with cosmopolitan Australian style. Enjoy a fabulous location amidst the European character at the Paris-end of Collins Street. Each Sofitel draws inspiration from local culture and tradition while celebrating innovation and the French art de vivre to offer a one-of-a-kind, luxurious hotel experience.

Includes

  • High Speed WiFi
  • BOSE Sound System
  • King Size beds
  • City Skyline views
Grand Hyatt Melbourne

Discover a Melbourne icon. Grand Hyatt Melbourne boasts high-end facilities in the heart of Melbourne, including Collins Kitchen, the signature restaurant, Ru-Co, the bar, and City Club, the state-of-the-art gym, now open 24/7.

Grand Hyatt Melbourne is located prestigiously on Collins Street, the heart of the city’s high fashion and fine dining areas, and within walking distance of many of Melbourne’s tourist attractions and business, shopping and theatre districts.

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  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour room service
  • Indoor heated swimming pool and spa
  • 24-hour fitness centre
Langham Melbourne

Featuring sweeping vistas of the Yarra River and Melbourne skyline, the Langham Melbourne’s outstanding location amidst the city’s captivating Arts and Leisure district makes it a sanctuary nestled on the famous Southbank Promenade.

It’s immaculately furnished rooms and suites are designed for the discerning. Each window is framed by a magnificent view of the Yarra River or the city skyline.

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  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast
  • Choice of Queen & King Size beds
  • Transfers from Airport
Crown Metropol Melbourne

Crown Metropol Melbourne features an unparalleled luxury hotel experience with modern and unmistakably stylish accommodation for Melbourne Hotels. The ultimate in contemporary luxury, Crown Metropol Melbourne rooms feature specially commissioned works of art, bespoke fittings and designer furniture to deliver a truly unique hotel experience.

Includes

  • Free WiFi
  • Infinity pool
  • Choice of Queen & King Size beds
  • Ipod docking station
Ticket Options
Lawnstand Seating - Melbourne Cup Carnival

General Admission

A General Admission ticket gives you close access to all the track and the betting ring. With prime viewing close to the rail, this ticket category is ideal for those wanting to experience the roar of the crowd as the horses come around the final bend.

  • Close to Railing
  • Affordable Option
  • Access to the betting ring
Lawnstand Seating - Melbourne Cup Carnival

Reserved Seating

Reserved seating ensures you don't miss a second of the action from a dedicated seat. Situated in a prime location at the Winning Post these seats provide some of the best views of the race. There is Hill Stand and Lawn Stand reserve seating to choose from. The difference? The Hill Stand are undercover.

  • Affordable Option
  • Access to the betting ring

The Precinct

Positioned at the east end of the Flemington front Lawn and next to the Rails and the Birdcage, the Precinct is perfect for party-goers and includes a $15 food voucher.

  • Reserve Entry to the Precinct
  • Official Race book
  • $15 Food Voucher
  • Access to a variety of beverage stalls
  • Track views
Dining Upgrades
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Skyline Restaurant

Located on Level 3 of the Hill Stand, this dining experience will set the scene for an outstanding raceday. This popular restaurant offers spectacular views of the winning post and is the perfect venue to dine with friends and family. Round tables of 10 and limited tables of 12 are available. Bookings for fewer numbers will share.

AAMI Victoria Derby Day
$825 pp
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day

$1075 pp
VRC Oaks Day

$625 pp
Emirates Stakes Day
$450 pp
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Panorama Restaurant

Situated on Level 3 of the Hill Stand directly opposite the winning post, the Panorama Restaurant offers one of the most spectacular vantage points at Flemington. Bookings available for groups of 10, with a limited number of bookings available for groups of 2, 4, 6 or 12.

AAMI Victoria Derby Day
$825 pp
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day

$1075 pp
VRC Oaks Day

$625 pp
Emirates Stakes Day
$450 pp
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The Rose Room

This multi-tiered marquee combines first class hospitality with breath-taking views of the racecourse. Enjoy the Melbourne Cup Carnival in regal style and give your guests a premium dining experience. Bookings must be for groups of 4, 8, 10 or 12 (subject to availability).

AAMI Victoria Derby Day
$1100 pp
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day

$1450 pp
VRC Oaks Day

$920 pp
Emirates Stakes Day
$550 pp
Makybe Diva® Marquee

Whether you are looking to entertain guests or simply dining with friends and family, the Makybe Diva® Marquee offers racegoers a prime location to soak up the sensational atmosphere. Round tables of 10 and limited numbers of 12 are available. Bookings for fewer numbers will share.

AAMI Victoria Derby Day
$720 pp
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day

$1025 pp
VRC Oaks Day

$595 pp
Emirates Stakes Day
$425 pp
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The Stayers Lounge

The Stayers Lounge is situated up above the Winning Post. If you're after the most unique view of thoroughbred horses heading towards the finish line -- while still indulging in the very best food, drink and hospitality experience that Flemington has to offer -- look no further than the The Stayers Lounge.

AAMI Victoria Derby Day
$800 pp
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day

$1150 pp
VRC Oaks Day

$650 pp
Emirates Stakes Day
$450 pp
The Perch

Move to the front of the line, with a ticket to The Perch, in The Birdcage. The premium food and drink packages are just the beginning of an unforgettable Carnival experience.Combined with a luxuriously appointed marquee, The Perch gives you the chance to experience the Melbourne Cup Carnival at its exclusive best.

AAMI Victoria Derby Day
$1990 pp
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day

$2200 pp
VRC Oaks Day

$1700 pp
Emirates Stakes Day
$690 pp
Home Straight Enclosure - Melbourne Cup Carnival
Home Straight Enclosure

The newly located Home Straight Enclosure is positioned in the centre of the track adjacent to the Winning Post elevated marquees. You'll be able to bask in the excitement of the Melbourne Cup Carnival and walk mere metres from the marquee to watch all the racing from your elevated viewing platform.

AAMI Victoria Derby Day
$550 pp
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day

$735 pp
VRC Oaks Day

$480 pp
Emirates Stakes Day
$355 pp
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Other available upgrades
  • Home Straight Enclosure
  • The Perch
  • The Terrace Restaurant
Transfers
Arrive in Style with Melbourne Cup Helicopters!

Melbourne Cup Helicopters offers an exciting way to travel to and from the Melbourne Cup Carnival’s four main racing events:

  • AAMI Victoria Derby Day
  • Emirates Melbourne Cup
  • VRC Oaks Day
  • Emirates Stakes Day

Flights depart from Melbourne and arrive in Flemington Racecourse adjacent to the course starting straight.

  • Enjoy the Experience
  • Beat the Gridlock
  • Unique Client Entertainment
VRC Oaks Day

Thursday 9th November 2017
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One Way: TBC
AAMI Victoria Derby Day
Sunday 4th October 2017
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One Way: TBC
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day

Tuesday 7th November 2017
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Emirates Stakes Day
Saturday 11th November 2017
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Mercedes Viano – (max 7 passengers)
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Flemington Racecourse > CBD/Southbank (All race days) - TBC one way
European Luxury Sedan – (max 4 passengers)

Fleet includes Mercedes, BMW, Audi and Porsche cars. Ultra luxury Bentley’s and Rolls Royce’s available by request, extra charges apply.

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Hotel > Flemington
CBD/Southbank  >  Flemington Racecourse (All race days) - TBC one way
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