Lexus Melbourne Cup, Kennedy Oaks & The Windsor Afternoon Tea

Horse Racing » Horse Racing » Melbourne Cup Carnival 2021 » 4 Night Package

Date 01 Nov, 2021 05 Nov, 2021

4 nights’ accommodation at a selection of central Melbourne hotels – View Package Prices

    • Check In: Monday 1st November, 2021
    • Check Out: Friday 5th November, 2021

Return Melbourne Cup Day River Cruise on Tuesday 2nd November, 2021 including:

    • Celebrate Melbourne Cup Day in style and cruise to and from Flemington Racecourse along the Yarra and Maribyrnong River whilst taking in the sites of Melbourne from a fully enclosed panoramic vessel or from the sundeck.
      • Return transfers 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

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

    • The Lexus Melbourne Cup takes its rightful place as the centrepiece of the Melbourne Cup Carnival where the eyes of the world will be firmly focused on the race that stops the nation
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Afternoon Tea at the Hotel Windsor on Wednesday 3rd November, 2021 including:

    • Indulge in a quintessential Melbourne experience with Afternoon Tea at the Hotel Windsor. Having served Afternoon Tea since 1883, the Hotel Windsor experience is synonymous with elegance, class and tradition.
      • Selection of ribbon sandwiches, savoury pastries, French patisserie and freshly baked scones
      • French sparkling wine on arrival
      • Selection of speciality teas and coffees

Return Oaks Day Water Taxi transfer on Thursday 4th November, 2021 including:

    • Avoid the hassle of traffic and public transport as you make your way to Flemington Racecourse with an enjoyable and relaxing cruise along the Yarra and Maribyrnong Rivers.
      • Return water taxi transfers from Melbourne City Marina to Flemington Racecourse
      • One complimentary welcome drink included on arrival
      • Scenic cruise along the Maribyrnong River
      • Beverages may be purchased on board from the cash bar

General admission ticket to Kennedy Oaks Day on Thursday 4th November, 2021

    • Commonly referred to as Ladies’ Day, Oaks Day is renowned for ladies showcasing their best race wear including an abundance of colour, accessories and beautiful millinery. On track, witness the best three-year old fillies battle it out to be first past the post in the Group 1 Kennedy Oaks

Myki Explorer Pack

    • Visitors to Melbourne can breathe easier with this myki Explorer pack which makes it easier to travel on the public transport network in Melbourne and regional Victoria.
      • 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 1,417 1,353 1,889 -
Extra Night* 118 102 236 -
WRAP on Southbank One Bedroom Deluxe Apartment
Package 1,457 - 1,965 -
Extra Night* 128 - 255 -
Vibe Hotel Melbourne Yarra Room
Package 1,541 - 2,137 -
Extra Night* 149 - 298 -
WRAP on Southbank Two Bedroom Deluxe Apartment
Package 1,593 1,377 2,241 1,269
Extra Night* 162 108 324 81
Crown Metropol Luxe Room
Package 2,001 1,649 3,057 1,473
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.
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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.