Lexus Melbourne Cup and Foodie Discovery Package

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Date 30 Oct, 2022 02 Nov, 2022
From $1,287 AUD pp, twin/double share

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

  • Check In: Sunday 30th October, 2022
  • Check Out: Wednesday 2nd November, 2022

Melbourne Foodie Discovery Half Day Walking Tour on Monday 31st October, 2022 including: 

  • A trip to Melbourne would not be the same without wandering the famous laneways and arcades on this Foodie Discovery Walking Tour. Your experienced guide will provide commentary on the fascinating history of Melbourne as well as point out the various sites that make the city unique. Along the way, you will stop and sample several popular sweet and savoury treats as well as some of Melbourne’s famous coffee. When the tour comes to end, you will be taken to a hidden laneway bar the locals love!
    • 3 hour guided walking tour of Melbourne with a knowledgeable guide
    • Samples of savouries and sweet treats from a range of cuisines
    • A glass of bubbles in a laneway bar

Travel to Flemington Racecourse in style on Tuesday 1st November, 2022 with your choice of either:

  • One way helicopter transfer from Melbourne CBD to Flemington Racecourse 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

OR

  • Return Melbourne Cup Day River Cruise package including:
    • Celebrate Lexus Melbourne Cup 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 Lexus Melbourne Cup Day on Tuesday 1st November, 2022 – View Ticket Upgrades 

  • 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
  • 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 1,245 - 1,629 -
Extra Night* 128 - 256 -
Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne Perkins Room
Package 1,287 - 1,713 -
Extra Night* 142 - 284 -
Vibe Hotel Melbourne Yarra Room
Package 1,329 - 1,797 -
Extra Night* 156 - 312 -
Adina Apartment Hotel Southbank One Bedroom Apartment
Package 1,329 - 1,797 -
Extra Night* 156 - 312 -
WRAP on Southbank Two Bedroom Deluxe Apartment
Package 1,527 1,305 2,193 1,194
Extra Night* 162 108 324 81
Sofitel Melbourne on Collins Classic Room
Package 1,509 1,396 2,157 -
Extra Night* 252 203 504 -
Crown Metropol Luxe Room
Package 1,671 1,401 2,481 1,266
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 - 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 - 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 - 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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