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Celebrating Melbourne Cup in Auckland
Celebrating Melbourne Cup in Auckland
Celebrate the race that stops nations on both sides of the Tasman at one of these Auckland venues and experience the thrill and excitement of Melbourne Cup - all within a taxi ride from your front doorstep.

The Melbourne Cup is the one day of the year where it's perfectly acceptable (* check with your employer first! *) to get glammed up and spend all day drinking when you should, in theory, be at work.

There's a whole host of Auckland events in which you can get into the Melbourne Cup spirit - here's just a few of the recommended Auckland events to celebrate Melbourne Cup race day at.

Happy Punting!
Celebrating Melbourne Cup in Auckland
Melbourne Cup Day at The Bluestone Room

05 Nov 2013

The Bluestone Room is screening the races from 1pm live on the big screen with sweeps available to buy on the day and some super specials on offer! We're serving up Brancott Bubbles for just $8 or grab a glass of bubbles and a homemade ham bun off the bone for just $12. Bookings are essential call us on 09 302 0930 or email info@thebluestoneroom.co.nz
Melbourne Cup Day

05 Nov 2013

Melbourne cup is quickly approaching and St Johns is bringing out all the bells and whistles, including a TAB machine. We will be running two separate packages to make your Melbourne Cup experience as close to the real thing as possible.
Melbourne Cup Day at Longroom

05 Nov 2013

A complimentary flute of Clicquot and a $5 betting voucher for the first hundred punters through the door from 3pm. Longroom's placing a bet on a horse to win and if that horse comes in...it's their shout! Big screen TV's, live entertainment, sweepstakes and spot prizes throughout the afternoon!
Melbourne Cup Day at The Windsor Castle

05 Nov 2013

We're bringing you the premier thoroughbred horse racing event of the year with a long lunch and the opportunity to enjoy the carnival atmosphere right here at The Windsor Castle. Make a diary note for Tuesday November 5th to come and enjoy all the races with the help of our onsite bookie providing top tips throughout the day. A sumptuous four course lunch will be served to keep those '...
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