Penfolds Victoria Derby Day, Lexus Melbourne Cup Day and Yarra Valley Winery Tour Package

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Date 28 Oct, 2022 02 Nov, 2022
From $2,125 AUD pp, twin/double share

5 nights’ accommodation at a selection of Melbourne CBD hotels – View Package Prices 

  • Check In: Friday 28th October, 2022
  • Check Out: Wednesday 2nd November, 2022

Return Derby Day River Cruise package on Saturday 29th October, 2022 including:

  • Celebrate Penfolds Derby Day in style and cruise to and from Flemington Racecourse along the Yarra and Maribyrnong rivers whilst taking in the sites of Melbourne from a fully enclosed panoramic vessel or from the sundeck.
      • 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 and sparkling wine, heavy and light beer, basic spirits and soft drinks
      • Television monitors for race day viewing onboard
      • Entertainment during the return transfer to Victoria Harbour

Lawn Stand ticket to Penfolds Victoria Derby Day on Saturday 29th October, 2022 – View Ticket Upgrades

  • Experience one of the most prestigious days on the racing calendar where the incredible action on track will be rivalled by the black and white themed fashion off track. Located opposite the winning post, the Lawn Stand offers spectacular views of Flemington racecourse and the Melbourne city skyline.
    • Entry into Flemington Racecourse and a reserved seat in the Lawn Stand on Penfolds Victoria Derby Day

Yarra Valley Winery Tour on Monday 31st October, 2022 including:

  • Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and spend time in the picturesque Yarra Valley. Enjoy wine tastings at a couple of top wineries where you will learn how to taste the distinct flavours of the wine as well as experience wines made by traditional methods. Break for a delicious lunch in the heart of the Yarra Valley where the food will no doubt be expertly matched with a glass of wine and enjoy the views of the beautiful scenery of the area.
    • Guided tour from Melbourne to the Yarra Valley
    • Wine tastings
    • Lunch at a high-quality restaurant with a glass of wine
    • Round trip transport to and from selected pick up locations in the Melbourne CBD

One way helicopter transfer from Melbourne CBD to Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday 1st November, 2022 with 30 minutes pre-flight access to the Microflite departure lounge including:

  • Avoid the traffic and take the scenic route with a 5 minute one way helicopter transfer from the Melbourne CBD to Flemington Racecourse. From the moment you arrive at the modern heliport, you can rest assured you will fly in luxury and style.
    • Canapes including a fruit platter and pastries
    • Sparkling wine, beer, orange juice, still and sparkling water
    • Tea and coffee
    • Seating
    • Dedicated hosts and ground staff

Lawn Stand ticket to Lexus Melbourne Cup Day on Tuesday 1st November, 2022

  • 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 nationTM . Located opposite the winning post, the Lawn Stand offers spectacular views of Flemington racecourse and the Melbourne city skyline.
    • Entry into Flemington Racecourse and a reserved seat in the Lawn Stand on Lexus Melbourne Cup Day

Myki Explorer pack including:

  • A full fare myki card pre-loaded with one day of travel in Zone 1 and includes the entire tram network
  • Discount offers at 15 attractions such as the Melbourne Aquarium, Australian Sports Museum and Eureka Skydeck

Sportsnet Holidays Hygiene Travel Pack

Booking and Ticket Handling Fee

      Prices listed are PER PERSON and in Australian Dollars.
Hotel Twin Triple Single Quad
WRAP on Southbank One Bedroom Deluxe Apartment
Package 2,055 - 2,695 -
Extra Night* 128 - 256 -
Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne Perkins Room
Package 2,125 - 2,835 -
Extra Night* 142 - 284 -
Vibe Hotel Melbourne Yarra Room
Package 2,195 - 2,975 -
Extra Night* 156 - 312 -
Adina Apartment Hotel Southbank One Bedroom Apartment
Package 2,195 - 2,975 -
Extra Night* 156 - 312 -
WRAP on Southbank Two Bedroom Deluxe Apartment
Package 2,405 2,075 3,395 1,910
Extra Night* 162 108 324 81
Sofitel Melbourne on Collins Classic Room
Package 2,567 2,356 3,719 -
Extra Night* 252 203 504 -
Crown Metropol Luxe Room
Package 2,765 2,315 4,115 2,090
Extra Night* 270 180 540 135
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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Hill Stand - Early Bird - Penfolds Victoria Derby Day $49 AUD per person
Experience one of the most prestigious days on the racing calendar where the incredible action on track will be rivalled by the black and white themed fashion off track. Located opposite the winning post, the Hill Stand provides spectacular views of the racecourse and the Melbourne city skyline.

Includes:
- General admission entry into Flemington Racecourse and a reserved seat in the Hill Stand on Penfolds Victoria Derby Day
Hill Stand - Early Bird - Lexus Melbourne Cup Day $109 AUD per person
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. Located opposite the winning post, the Hill Stand provides spectacular views of the racecourse and the Melbourne city skyline.

Includes:
- General admission entry into Flemington Racecourse and a reserved seat in the Hill Stand on Lexus Melbourne Cup Day
Makybe Diva Marquee - Penfolds Victoria Derby Day $548 AUD per person
Thundering hooves are the backdrop to the racing pulses inside the Makybe Diva Marquee. This stunning, designer-inspired social space has it all. Take a seat at your reserved dining table and enjoy a three-course lunch with beverages, then move to exclusive seating in the Lawn Stand to view every race. It is the best of both worlds and the ultimate celebration for all social butterflies!

Includes:
- Admission to Flemington Racecourse
- Three-course plated lunch
- Afternoon tea
- Seating dining with table service
- Beverage package including sparkling wine, beer and soft drinks
- Cash bar for spirits and imported beverages
- Reserved seat in the Lawn Stand
- Shared marquee with outdoor courtyard
- Race book per guest
- Private betting facilities and bookmaker
Makybe Diva Marquee - Lexus Melbourne Cup Day $948 AUD per person
Thundering hooves are the backdrop to the racing pulses inside the Makybe Diva Marquee. This stunning, designer-inspired social space has it all. Take a seat at your reserved dining table and enjoy a three-course lunch with beverages, then move to exclusive seating in the Lawn Stand to view every race. It is the best of both worlds and the ultimate celebration for all social butterflies!

Includes:
- Admission to Flemington Racecourse
- Three-course plated lunch
- Afternoon tea
- Seating dining with table service
- Beverage package including sparkling wine, beer and soft drinks
- Cash bar for spirits and imported beverages
- Reserved seat in the Lawn Stand
- Shared marquee with outdoor courtyard
- Race book per guest
- Private betting facilities and bookmaker
The Rose Room - Penfolds Victoria Derby Day $1,003 AUD per person
The Rose Room is a Melbourne Cup Carnival institution that exudes luxury, quality and fun. The sweeping views are rivalled only by the stunning racing on track. Not a single detail has been overlooked, ensuring your day-long celebration of sophistication and style is made a reality. Enjoy table service, a 5-course lunch and all-day beverages amongst a pristine and elegant setting. It is time to make the Rose Room your Melbourne Cup Carnival tradition.

Includes:
- Admission to Flemington Racecourse
- Five-course plated lunch
- Afternoon tea
- Seated dining with table service
- Beverage package including spirits, sparkling, premium wine, beer and soft drinks
- Multi tiered venue with sweeping views of the track and city skyline
- Marquee with outdoor viewing area
- Race book per guest
- Private betting facilities and access to a bookmaker
The Rose Room - Lexus Melbourne Cup Day $1,423 AUD per person
The Rose Room is a Melbourne Cup Carnival institution that exudes luxury, quality and fun. The sweeping views are rivalled only by the stunning racing on track. Not a single detail has been overlooked, ensuring your day-long celebration of sophistication and style is made a reality. Enjoy table service, a 5-course lunch and all-day beverages amongst a pristine and elegant setting. It is time to make the Rose Room your Melbourne Cup Carnival tradition.

Includes:
- Admission to Flemington Racecourse
- Five-course plated lunch
- Afternoon tea
- Seated dining with table service
- Beverage package including spirits, sparkling, premium wine, beer and soft drinks
- Multi tiered venue with sweeping views of the track and city skyline
- Marquee with outdoor viewing area
- Race book per guest
- Private betting facilities and access to a bookmaker
Prices listed are PER PERSON and in Australian Dollars. Upgrades subject to availability at the time of booking.

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

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. 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.

Accommodation
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 Adina Apartment Hotel Southbank, Crown Metropol, Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne, 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. 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, airport transfers are not included. 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. Transfers to Flemington Racecourse are included in each package. If you have purchased a return river cruise package or a one way helicopter transfer, you will be required to make your own way to the applicable departure point. Please note – the helicopter transfer is one way only. A full fare myki card pre-loaded with one day travel in Zone 1 has been included in all packages which allows travel on the entire tram network.

 

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