MELBOURNE CUP… the race that stops a nation!

Every year, the first Tuesday in November sees the annual running of the Melbourne Cup. This race is the premium event on our calendar and is a not-to-be missed day of racing for everyone.

What’s not to enjoy… 7 local races, VIP packages and Fashions on the Field.

Tickets on sale Mackay Turf Club 4952 1155 or

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VIP Packages for the ultimate racing experience...

Event Centre Dining Experience

  sold out

Situated at the finishing post overlooking the race track, the Event Centre offers our clients the ultimate racing experience. Enjoy a delicious 2 course meal in air conditioned comfort with a full view of each race as it happens.

Package includes:

  • Reserved seating
  • A two course sit down luncheon.
  • Beer, wine, cider, champagne, basic spirits and soft drinks from 11am – 5pm.
  • Local race book.
  • Bookmaker and TAB.
  • ATM and private toilet facilities.
  • Gate entry.
  • Private outdoor area.

Cost – $200pp or Table of 10 for $1900

Fiesta Fascinator Trackside Marquee

Located trackside, the air-cooled Fiesta Fascinator Marquee is the party tent on cup day. Themed Cuban this year as Havana Nights, it’s hosted by Scott and Casey from Fiesta Rentals and they have a jam packed afternoon of fun planned for our VIP’s.

Package includes:

  • Buffet dining and afternoon platters.
  • Beer, wine, cider, champagne, basic spirits, CC & Dry on tap and soft drinks from 11.30am – 4.30pm.
  • DJ & Bookmaker.
  • Entry to exclusive marquee area.
  • Gate entry.

Cost – $180pp or Table of 10 $1750 (limited seating)

CC Winning Post Bar

Grab your drinking buddies and get together to celebrate in style. Located right at the Winning Post trackside, you can relax knowing you have a secured area to enjoy the day with friends.

Package includes:

  • A private space with tables, chairs, dry bars, stools, pop up marquees and private bar.
  • Gourmet Grazing Platters.
  • 5 hour beverage package of beer, wine, cider, champagne, CC & Dry on tap and soft drinks from 11.30am – 4.30pm.
  • Bookmaker & DJ tunes to keep you grooving the day away.
  • Gate entry and security.

Cost – $120pp (limited tickets)

Magpies Jnr Crusaders Fundraiser Marquee

Located in a sought after position trackside out the front of the betting ring on the lawn, enjoy the day with a secured ideal spot to come and go from under the shade of  a marquee while helping to raise funds and catching all the live racing action up close.

Package includes:

  • Gate entry, marquee entry and security.
  • Tables, chairs, dry bars and stools for comfortable seating.
  • Welcome cheese platters.
  • Located trackside a space to come and go from close to everything.

NB. GET YOUR DISCOUNT DRINK TICKETS ON-LINE FOR AN AFFORDABLE DAY OUT

Cost – $50pp (limited seats & tickets)

Pre-Order Cheese Platters

NOW YOU CAN ENJOY YOUR VERY OWN CHEESE PLATTER WITH FRIENDS BY PRE-ORDERING AND COLLECTING FROM THE SOFT DRINK COUNTER ON THE DAY.

Includes: Cheese platter with assorted salami, nuts & crackers.

Cost – small  $50 or large $80

 

 

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Natural Body & Beauty, Man About Menswear, and IBIS Mackay

‘Fashions on the Field’

Natural Body and Beauty Ladies Open Category | Man About Menswear Mens Open Category | IBIS Mackay Couples Category

Fashions on the Field Terms & Conditions

 

LUKE GEIGER DUO – playing after the last race until 7pm.

GENERAL ENTRY$15 pre-purchased on-line or $20pp at the gate.

CONCESSION & STUDENT ENTRY$10 (ID to be shown)  |  Under 12’s – FREE

GATES OPEN 9am

FREE BUSESfrom 4pm – 7pm to the MOJO Official After Party  |  FREE PHOTOBOOTH – from midday until 3pm.

 

BEAT THE QUEUES AND PRE-PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS TODAY! SAVE $1 PER DRINK TICKET ONLY ON-LINE!

Food and beverages available on the grounds – no BYO food or beverages.

 

See you trackside!

THANKS TO OUR VALUED SPONSORS…