2 Night Package – 2016 W.S. Cox Plate & Manikato Stakes

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2 night 2016 W.S. Cox Plate & Manikato Stakes packages include:

  • 2 nights’ accommodation at a selection of Melbourne CBD hotels – View Hotel Locations.
    • Check In: Friday 21st October, 2016.
    • Check Out: Sunday 23rd October, 2016.
  • General Admission ticket to the 2016 Manikato Stakes.
  • 2016 Manikato Stakes Official Racebook.
  • General Admission ticket to the 2016 William Hill Cox Plate.
  • 2016 William Hill Cox Plate Official Racebook.
  • myki Visitor Pack including:
    • A Full Fare myki card, pre-loaded with enough myki money for one day’s travel in Zone 1, which includes the entire tram network.
    • Discount offers at 15 attractions including: Melbourne Aquarium, the National Sports Museum, Eureka Skydeck and Melbourne Star, saving you more than $100.
    • A protective souvenir myki wallet.
  • Exclusive Sportsnet SportsPass Membership, including:
    • Access to exclusive offers to more than 100 retailers and thousands of brands Australia wide.
  • Booking and Ticket Handling Fee.

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      Prices listed are PER PERSON and in Australian Dollars.
Hotel Twin Triple Single Quad
The Victoria Hotel Ibis Styles Heritage Room (Double Only)
Package 355 - 501 -
Extra Night* 73 - 146 -
BreakFree on Collins One Bedroom Apartment (Double Only)
Package 429 - 649 -
Extra Night* 110 - 220 -
Travelodge Southbank Guest Room
Package 463 413 717 -
Extra Night* 91 78 182 -
Mantra Southbank Melbourne One Bedroom Southbank Apartment
Package 469 417 729 -
Extra Night* 130 104 260 -
Novotel Melbourne on Collins Standard Room
Package 477 439 745 -
Extra Night* 134 115 268 -
BreakFree on Collins One Bedroom Apartment (Twin Only)
Package 481 391 - -
Extra Night* 136 91 - -
Grand Hyatt Grand Room
Package 575 505 941 -
Extra Night* 183 148 366 -
BreakFree on Collins Two Bedroom Apartment
Package 593 465 977 401
Extra Night* 192 128 384 96
Mantra Southbank Melbourne Two Bedroom Executive Apartment
Package 617 481 1,025 413
Extra Night* 204 136 408 102
On Request Sold Out
* Extra Night price is for per person and per night. The rates quoted are outside peak event periods and should be used as a guide only. Additional surcharges may apply.
 
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William Hill Cox Plate - Lazy Yak Watering Hole $63 AUD per person
Located within the North Hill Precinct of the Racecourse, The Lazy Yak Watering Hole provides the ideal area in which to relax and enjoy the very best on offer at the William Hill Cox Plate.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Admission to The Lazy Yak Watering Hole enclosure
- Lazy Yak craft beer on arrival
- Access to food stalls
- Selection of food and beverage available for purchase
- Acoustic entertainment
- Outdoor garden setting with tables and chairs
- TAB betting facilities and bookmaker access within the enclosure
- Racebook
William Hill Cox Plate - Burston Grandstand $80 AUD per person
The Burston Grandstand can be accessed via the Burston Lawn at the front of the Grandstands or from the Level 1 public area via the Celebrity Foyer. This Grandstand is located along the Home Straight.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved grandstand seating
William Hill Cox Plate - Upper Burston Grandstand $80 AUD per person
The Upper Burston Grandstand can be accessed via the Burston Lawn at the front of the Grandstands or from the Level 1 public area via the Celebrity Foyer. This Grandstand is located along the Home Straight.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved grandstand seating
William Hill Cox Plate - Inner Circle Grandstand $80 AUD per person
The Inner Circle Grandstand can be accessed from the Level 3 public area via the Celebrity Foyer and is directly opposite the Winning Post.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved grandstand seating
Manikato Stakes - Legends Trackside Bistro $166 AUD per person
Moonee Valley Racing Club's amazing bistro and beautiful balcony come alive for the Valley's Night of Nights.

Includes:
- Reserved table
- 4 course dinner
- Beverage package
- Full waiter service
- Plasma Screens
- Racebook
- Live entertainment

Please note:
- This does not include racecourse admission
Manikato Stakes - The Pavilion Deck $187 AUD per person
Located right in the middle of the grandstand on the ground floor you will enjoy amazing views across the track and experience the live entertainment up close from this great location.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Extensive cocktail menu served throughout the night
- Premium beverage package
- Cash bar for spirits
- Tote (TAB) and bookmaker facilities
- Racebook
- Exclusive access to the furnished outdoor deck
Manikato Stakes - Valley View $217 AUD per person
Ideally located at the north end of the grandstand taking in the spectacular view is just one of the advantages of this superbly positioned entertainment opportunity.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved table
- Reserved Grandstand seat
- Three course dinner (alternate main)
- Premium beverage package
- Cash bar for spirits
- Full waiter service
- Tote (TAB) facilities
- Racebook
Manikato Stakes - The Lodge $217 AUD per person
Located on the South Hill, the floor to ceiling windows of The Lodge mean it's traditionally one of the most popular entertaining options at The Valley.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved table
- Three course dinner (alternate main)
- Beverage waiter service
- Premium beverage package
- Cash bar for spirits
- Tote (TAB) facilities and televisions
- Racebook

Please note:
- Bookings of less than ten may be required to share
Manikato Stakes - Dining Boxes $267 AUD per person
It's all about the view! Your exclusive position, ideally located on the home straight for superb racecourse viewing.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved table with racecourse views
- Three course a la carte dinner
- Full Waiter service
- Deluxe beverage package including beers, sparkling, white and red wines, basic spirits, soft drink and water
- Tote (TAB) facilities and televisions
- Racebook
Manikato Stakes - Fields of Omagh Marquee $277 AUD per person
The Fields of Omagh Marquee offers gourmet cocktail food served throughout the night, in an exclusively themed marquee. Located in the centre of the racecourse you will be able to watch all the action from the private balcony overlooking the Valley straight.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Premium grazing menu
- Premium beverage package
- Cash bar for spirits
- Big screen viewing access
- Racebook
William Hill Cox Plate - Legends Trackside Bistro & Café $267 AUD per person
Enjoy all the comforts of this unique bistro perfectly positioned on the home turn to catch the race-deciding action.

Includes:
- 4 course luncheon
- Reserved table
- Beer, wine and soft drink beverage package
- Waiter service
- Racebook
- Pen
- Live entertainment after the last race

Please note:
- This does not include racecourse admission
- Depending on booking numbers patrons will be allocated to either the bistro or café
William Hill Cox Plate - Pure Pleasure Enclosure $268 AUD per person
Located in the centre of the racecourse right behind the winning post, the Pure Pleasure Enclosure is the hottest ticket of the Spring Carnival with an exclusive themed area to enjoy all the very best on offer at the William Hill Cox Plate.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Admission to the Pure Pleasure Enclosure
- Grazing food stations
- Beverage package including beer, cider, sparkling, white and red wine, soft drink and bottled water
- Live entertainment from DJs
- Ready to drink spirits available for purchase
- Outdoor garden setting with tables and chairs
- TAB betting facilities within the enclosure
- Bookmaker access
- Big screen with live vision of the racing action
- Racebook
William Hill Cox Plate - Legends Balcony $367 AUD per person
Perched high above the famous tight last turn, this exciting and unique location will reward you and your quests with memories to last a lifetime.

Includes:
- Weatherproof balcony
- 4 course luncheon with seafood platter on arrival
- Premium beverage package
- Full waiter service
- Racebook
- Pen

Please note:
- This does not include racecourse admission
William Hill Cox Plate - The Celebrity Room $418 AUD per person
Magnificent views from your reserved grandstand seat and exclusive dining makes this a great choice.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved table
- Reserved Grandstand seat
- 5 course luncheon including appetiser, entrée, alternate main course, dessert and cheese
- Premium beverage package including basic spirits
- Full waiter service
- Tote (TAB) facilities
- Cox Plate souvenir pin, pen and racebook per guest

Please note:
- Bookings of less than ten may be required to share
William Hill Cox Plate - The Inner Circle $428 AUD per person
One of the best packages, The Inner Circle has it all including a sumptuous buffet luncheon and afternoon tea. Being perfectly located in the middle of the grandstand set back from the course.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved table
- Reserved Grandstand seat
- Buffet luncheon including seafood selection, main course items, dessert, cheese and afternoon tea
- Premium beverages including basic spirits
- Tote (TAB) facilities, bookmaker access and televisions
- Cox Plate souvenir pin, pen and racebook per guest

Please note:
- Bookings of less than ten may be required to share
William Hill Cox Plate - Champions Restaurant - Upper incl. Grandstand Seating $463 AUD per person
Don't miss the action thanks to some of the best racecourse views that The Valley offers. Being ideally located at the north end of the grandstand.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved table
- Reserved Grandstand seat
- 5 course luncheon including appetiser, entrée, alternate main course, dessert and cheese
- Premium beverage packages including basic spirits
- Full waiter service
- Tote (TAB) facilities
- Cox Plate souvenir pin, pen and racebook per guest
William Hill Cox Plate - Valley View $468 AUD per person
Ideally located at the north end of the grandstand with floor-to-ceiling windows taking in the spectacular view are just one of the advantages of this superbly positioned entertainment opportunity

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved table
- Reserved Grandstand seat
- 5 course luncheon including appetiser, entrée, alternate main course, dessert and cheese
- Premium beverages including basic spirits
- Full waiter service
- Tote (TAB) facilities
- Cox Plate souvenir pin, pen, and racebook per guest

Please note:
- Bookings of less than ten may be required to share
William Hill Cox Plate - The Pavilion Deck $568 AUD per person
Located right in the middle of the grandstand on the ground floor you will enjoy amazing views across the track and experience the live entertainment up close from this great location.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Extensive cocktail menu served throughout the day
- Premium beverages including basic spirits
- Unreserved Grandstand seating
- Exclusive access to the outdoor deck with tables & chairs
- Live entertainment
- Racebook
- Tote (TAB) and bookmaker facilities
William Hill Cox Plate - Fields of Omagh Marquee $638 AUD per person
The Fields of Omagh Marquee offers gourmet cocktail food served throughout the day, in an exclusively theme marquee. Located in the centre of the racecourse you will be able to watch all the action from the private balcony overlooking the Valley straight.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Furnished and exclusively themed cocktail marquee
- Substantial cocktail food and grazing buffet served throughout the day
- Premium beverage package including basic spirits
- Betting facilities and bookmaker within venue
- Cox Plate souvenir pin, racebook and pen per guest
- Guest host and tipster
William Hill Cox Plate - So You Think Marquee $638 AUD per person
This prime elevated marquee offers you and your guest's unrivalled panoramic views of the course from the end of the home straight. Located within the South Hill Precinct, the So You Think is the most spectacular marquee.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Furnished private marquee
- 5 course luncheon
- Premium beverage package including basic spirits
- TAB betting facilities in your marquee
- Big screen viewing located in the centre of the track
- Cox Plate souvenir pin, racebook and pen per guest
William Hill Cox Plate - Champions Restaurant - Tiered incl. Grandstand Seating $638 AUD per person
Don't miss the action thanks to some of the best racecourse views that The Valley offers. Being ideally located at the north end of the grandstand.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved table
- Reserved Grandstand seat
- 5 course luncheon including appetiser, entrée, alternate main course, dessert and cheese
- Premium beverage packages including basic spirits
- Full waiter service
- Individual TV monitors on each table
- Tote (TAB) facilities
- Cox Plate souvenir pin, pen and racebook per guest
William Hill Cox Plate - Northerly Marquee $648 AUD per person
Located above the barriers at the Cox Plate start, from this unique location you and your guests will have a spectacular viewpoint of all the racing action on William Hill Cox Plate Day.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Furnished private marquee
- Reserved Grandstand seat
- Private viewing platform
- 5 course luncheon
- Premium beverages including basic spirits
- TAB betting facilities in your marquee
- Cox Plate souvenir pin, racebook and pen per guest
William Hill Cox Plate - Dining Boxes $818 AUD per person
It's all about the view! Your exclusive position, it doesn't get much better than watching the action down the straight from the dining boxes. Ideally located on the home straight for superb racecourse viewing.

Includes:
- Admission to Moonee Valley Racing Club
- Reserved table with racecourse views
- 5 course luncheon including appetiser, three-course a la carte menu and afternoon tea
- Deluxe beverage package including basic spirits
- Tote (TAB) facilities
- Cox Plate souvenir pin, pen and racebook per guest
Prices listed are PER PERSON and in Australian Dollars. Upgrades subject to availability at the time of booking.

Event
Q. Where is the event being held?
A. Moonee Valley Racecourse
Gate 1 / McPherson Street
Moonee Ponds
VIC 3039
Q. Is Sportsnet Corporation an Official and/or Appointed operator?
A. Sportsnet Holidays is an Official Operator of the 2016 William Hill Cox Plate Carnival.

Tickets
Q. Can I buy tickets without accommodation?
A. No, tickets must be bought in conjunction with accommodation.
Q. Can I buy the package without tickets?
A. No, the package must be bought in conjunction with tickets.
Q. Are there children’s tickets available?
A. Concession and child prices are not available for this event.
Q. Can I request where I sit?
A. Yes, however this is subject to availability.
Q. Are there different standards of tickets?
A. Yes, please refer to the upgrades tab.
Q. Do grandstand tickets include reserved seating?
A. Manikato Stakes – no reserved seating.
Cox Plate – reserved seating.
Q. Is there disabled access to the event?
A. Yes, however it is subject to availability.

Accommodation
Q. Can I request a hotel not listed under the “Prices” tab?
A. Only if you require 5 or more rooms.
Q. Can I upgrade my room type?
A. Yes, subject to availability.
Q. What is the minimum night stay?
A. BreakFree on Collins – 2 nights
Mantra Southbank Melbourne – 2 nights
Travelodge Southbank – 2 nights

Function
Q. Where is the function being held?
A. The Colonial Tramcar Restaurant
Q. Is there a dress code?
A. The standard dress requirement is race wear for Ladies and jacket and tie for Gentlemen.
Q. Can I purchase tickets to the function only?
A. Yes.
Q. Can I purchase event and function ticket only?
A. Yes.
Q. Can I remove the function from the package?
A. Yes, you may remove The Colonial Tramcar from the package, however you will be required to make your own way to Moonee Valley Racecourse.
Q. Is there a child rate?
A. No, child rates are not available.

Flights & Transfers
Q. Are flights and pre-paid taxes included in the package?
A. No, flights and pre-paid airfare taxes are not included in this package. Please speak to your expert consultant to organise flights for you. Alternatively you can book flights on our website www.sportsnetholidays.com
Q. Are transfers included from the airport to my hotel? If so, what type?
A. No, transfers are not included in the package. However if you have purchased flights with Sportsnet Holidays please speak with your expert consultant who can arrange these for you.
Q. Are transfers included from my hotel to the event? If so, what type?
A. Yes, there is a one-way transfer on The Colonial Tramcar to Moonee Valley Racecourse for the Cox Plate included in the package. After the event you are required to make your own way back to your hotel with the myki card provided.

Destination
Q. What is the weather generally like at the time of the event?
A. October is generally the time when Melbourne starts to warm again after winter, it is known to be the rainiest month so please pack an umbrella just in case.
Q. What currency do I use?
A. AUD
To find out the latest currency conversion rate please visit – http://www.xe.com/currencyconverter/

Documentation
Q. When can I expect to receive my tickets?
A. All documentation, including your event tickets, will be sent via courier to your nominated Australian address approximately 1 week prior to the event. Please note no signature is required and the courier will leave your documents in a safe place should you not be home. You will receive a call prior to delivery to advise you of the estimated delivery date.

General
Q. Why should I book through Sportsnet Holidays?
A. All it takes is a phone call and we’ll look after your booking from start to finish providing you with piece of mind, convenience and a seamless experience.
Q. Can I extend my trip?
A. Absolutely you can! Please speak to one of our expert consultants to help you plan your trip.
Q. What is the best way to book?
A. Free call 1300 888 858 or email [email protected]
Q. How do I pay for my package?
A. You can pay by credit card, Direct Deposit, cheque or money order.
Q. Do I need to take specific medical precautions?
A. Please check the following website for any specific medical precautions or speak to your GP: www.tmvc.com.au
Q. Do I require travel insurance?
A. Travel insurance is not compulsory however Sportsnet Holidays highly recommends your purchase travel insurance for both domestic and international events. Please speak to your consultant who can assist in finding the right policy for you.
Q. Do I require a valid passport and visa?
A. For the latest passport and visa requirements please visit www.smartraveller.gov.au or www.visasdirect.com.au

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