2021 Victoria Derby Day & Lexus Melbourne Cup Day – 5 Night Package

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Date 31 Oct, 2021 03 Nov, 2021
From $1,729 AUD pp, twin/double share

2021 Victoria Derby Day and Lexus Melbourne Cup Day package inclusions:


  • 5 nights’ accommodation at a selection of Melbourne CBD hotelsView Hotel Pricing 
    • Check In: Friday 29th October, 2021
    • Check Out: Wednesday 3rd November, 2021


  • Return Derby Day River Cruise on Saturday 30th October, 2021 including:
    • Return transfer to Flemington Racecourse from Melbourne City Marina, Victoria Harbour
    • Docked at Flemington adjacent to the Riverbank Entrance Gate at Flemington Racecourse
    • Morning Tea including a selection of pastries and muffins
    • Gourmet stand-up fork buffet lunch including a selection of seafood, cold platters, salads and dessert
    • Selection of Premium Australian red, white & sparkling wine, heavy & light beer, basic spirits & soft drinks
    • Television monitors for race day viewing onboard
    • Entertainment during the return transfer to Victoria Harbour

Derby Day Access:

  • General admission ticket to Victoria Derby Day on Saturday 30th October, 2021


  • 5 minute one way helicopter transfer from Melbourne CBD to Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday 2nd November, 2021 with 30 minutes pre-flight access to the Micro-flite departure lounge including:
    • Canapes including a fruit platter and pastries
    • Sparkling wine, beer, orange juice, still and sparkling water
    • Tea & coffee
    • Seating
    • Dedicated hosts & ground staff

Melbourne Cup Access:

  • General admission ticket to the Lexus Melbourne Cup Day on Tuesday 2nd November, 2021


  • Melbourne Foodie Discovery Half Day Walking Tour on Monday 1st November, 2021
    • Experience the famous laneways and arcades of Melbourne and stop to sample popular sweet and savoury treats before ending the tour at a hidden laneway bar


  • Myki Explorer pack including:
    • A full fare myki card pre-loaded with one day of travel in Zone 1 
    • Discount offers at 15 attractions such as the Melbourne Aquarium, Australian Sports Museum and Eureka Skydeck
  • Booking and Ticket Handling Fee

Sportsnet Holidays -Afta / ATAS travel Agent accredited

      Prices listed are PER PERSON and in Australian Dollars.
Hotel Twin Triple Single Quad
Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne Deluxe Room
Package 1,729 1,649 2,319 -
Extra Night* 118 102 236 -
WRAP on Southbank One Bedroom Deluxe Apartment
Package 1,779 - 2,414 -
Extra Night* 128 - 255 -
Mantra Southbank Melbourne One Bedroom Premium Apartment
Package 1,814 1,699 2,489 -
Extra Night* 135 112 270 -
Vibe Hotel Melbourne Yarra Room
Package 1,884 - 2,629 -
Extra Night* 149 - 298 -
Mantra Southbank Melbourne Two Bedroom Apartment
Package 1,919 1,659 2,699 1,529
Extra Night* 156 104 312 78
WRAP on Southbank Two Bedroom Deluxe Apartment
Package 1,949 1,679 2,759 1,544
Extra Night* 162 108 324 81
Pullman Melbourne on Swanston Superior Room
Package 2,154 1,949 3,169 -
Extra Night* 203 162 406 -
Crown Metropol Luxe Room
Package 2,459 2,019 3,779 1,799
Extra Night* 264 176 528 132
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.
WIN - 29/10 - HR15D2TW

Q. Is Sportsnet Corporation an Official and/or Appointed operator?
A. Yes, Sportsnet Holidays is an Official Tourism Operator of the Victoria Racing Club.

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. Yes.
Q. Are there children’s tickets available?
A. No.
Q. Can I request where I sit?
A. Yes, however this is subject to availability.
Q. Is there disabled access to the event?
A. Yes.

Q. Can I request a hotel not listed under the “Prices” tab?
A. Yes.
Q. Can I upgrade my room type?
A.  Yes.
Q. What is the minimum night stay?
A. There is a 2 night minimum stay at the Vibe Hotel Melbourne and WRAP on Southbank.

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.
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. If you have purchased a return River Cruise or one way helicopter transfer, you will need to make your own way to the applicable departure point. The Helicopter transfer is one way only and you will be required to make your own way back from Flemington Racecourse. A full fare myki card pre-loaded with one day travel in Zone 1 has been included in all packages.

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