Lexus Melbourne Cup Day and Kennedy Oaks Day Package

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Date 06 Nov, 2023 10 Nov, 2023
From $1,459 AUD pp, twin/double share

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

  • Check In: Monday 6th November, 2023
  • Check Out: Friday 10th November, 2023

Entry into the Sportsnet Holidays Cup Day Breakfast on Tuesday 7th November, 2023

  • Begin one of the most iconic days of the year in Melbourne with a little extra indulgence at the Sportsnet Holidays Cup Day Breakfast. Held at the stylish and renowned River Room within the Crown Melbourne Complex, enjoy a morning of fun, food, entertainment and spectacular Yarra River views, all before you walk through the Flemington Gates! At the conclusion of the breakfast, you will be transferred to Flemington Racecourse in time for the first race.
    • Entry and reserved seat to the Sportsnet Holidays Cup Day Breakfast
    • Hosted by a special guest MC
    • Interview with an industry personality
    • Plated hot breakfast alongside fresh pastries, muffins and seasonal fruits
    • Selection of beverages including freshly brewed coffees, teas, sparkling wine, red and white wines, beers and juices
    • Option to partake in the Sportsnet Holidays ‘Fashions off the Field’ competition
    • Complimentary pamper stations
    • One way coach transfer to Flemington Racecourse at the conclusion of the function
    • Time: 7:30am – 9:30am

General Admission ticket to Lexus Melbourne Cup Day on Tuesday 7th November, 2023 – Ticket Upgrades Coming Soon! 

  • 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 a nation™’. This ticket allows racegoers to experience the general admission areas of Flemington and soak up all the colour and atmosphere of this signature event.

Afternoon Tea at the Langham Hotel Melbourne on Wednesday 8th November, 2023

  • Enjoy a classic British afternoon tea with a modern, indulgent twist at the Langham Hotel Melbourne. The specially created menus are designed by the hotel’s Executive Pastry Chef whilst their tea sommeliers will help you select your preferred blend of tea.
    • Selection of savoury and sweet treats
    • Freshly baked scones with fresh cream and fruit preserves
    • Glass of Taittinger Brut Reserve
    • Tea and coffee

Return Water Taxi Transfer from the Melbourne CBD to Flemington Racecourse on Thursday 9th November, 2023

  • Avoid the hassle of traffic and public transport as you make your way to Flemington Racecourse with a relaxing water taxi transfer along the Yarra and Maribyrnong rivers.
    • Return water taxi transfers from Melbourne City Marina to Flemington Racecourse
    • Scenic cruise along the Maribyrnong River
    • Cash bar with beverages available for purchase

General Admission ticket to Kennedy Oaks Day on Thursday 9th November, 2023

  • 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. This ticket allows racegoers to experience the general admission areas of Flemington and soak up all the colour and atmosphere of this signature event.

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 Client Event Support

Sportsnet Holidays Lanyard and Ticket Wallet

Booking and Ticket Handling Fee

      Prices listed are PER PERSON and in Australian Dollars.
Hotel Twin Triple Single Quad
Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne Perkins Room
Package 1,459 - 1,979 -
Extra Night* 130 - 260 -
Vibe Hotel Melbourne Yarra Room
Package 1,595 - 2,251 -
Extra Night* 164 - 328 -
Adina Apartment Hotel Southbank One Bedroom Apartment
Package 1,595 - 2,251 -
Extra Night* 164 - 328 -
WRAP on Southbank One Bedroom Deluxe Apartment
Package 1,623 - 2,307 -
Extra Night* 171 - 342 -
WRAP on Southbank Two Bedroom Deluxe Apartment
Package 1,979 1,633 3,019 1,459
Extra Night* 260 174 520 130
Pullman Melbourne on Swanston Superior King Room
Package 1,827 - 2,715 -
Extra Night* 222 - 444 -
Pullman Melbourne on Swanston Superior Twin Room
Package 1,883 - 2,827 -
Extra Night* 236 - 472 -
Crown Metropol Luxe Room
Package 2,091 1,707 3,243 1,515
Extra Night* 288 192 576 144
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.

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 Adina Apartment Hotel Southbank, Crown Metropol, Pullman Melbourne on Swanston, 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.
Q. Are transfers included from the airport to my hotel? If so, what type?
A. No, airport transfers are not included.
Q. Are transfers included from my hotel to the event? If so, what type?
A. Transfers to Flemington Racecourse are included in each package. Transfers included on Derby Day and Melbourne Cup Day are 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. You must make your own way to the helicopter transfer, the Sportsnet Holidays Cup Day Breakfast and the Water Taxi departure point.

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