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 one of the partnered businesses around the town. Check our Facebook page closer to the event for details.


VIP Packages for the ultimate racing experience...

Event Centre Dining

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 which includes
    • 6 hr drinks package of beer, wine, bubbles, basic spirits & soft drinks 11am – 5pm
    • Private Bar
    • Private Toilet Facilities
    • Local race book
    • Bookmaker
    • ATM Facility
    • Gate entry
    • Security
    • Private outdoor area

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

Fiesta Fascinator Marquee

Located trackside next to main bookmakers area, the Fiesta Fascinator Marquee is the party tent on cup day. Hosted by Scott & Casey from Fiesta Rentals they have a jam packed afternoon of fun planned for our VIP’s all in air-cooled comfort.

Package includes:

  • Buffet dining
  • 6 hr beer, wine, bubbles, UDL spirits & soft drinks 11am – 5pm
  • DJ Entertainment
  • Entry to exclusive marquee area
  • Gate entry
  • Security

Cost – $180pp (air-cooled to 250C)


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Natural Body & Beauty and  Man About Menswear

‘Fashions on the Field’

Fashions on the Field Terms & Conditions


General Entry – $15 pre-purchased on-line or $20pp at the gate.

Concession – $10 pre-purchased on-line or $15pp at the gate (pensioners & students 12 & over).

Under 12’s – FREE


Drink tickets $5 each purchased on-line or $6 each at ticket booth on the day.

Pre-order Urban Kitchen Platters & K&Co Salads on-line until 1 week prior to the event.



See you trackside!