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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

01 Nov 2016

Celebrate Melbourne Cup Day in style! Experience the day in style with one of our corporate hospitality packages guaranteed to impress! With private marquees, rooms and shared hospitality areas available to make your next function one to remember, bask in a luxurious location set to top your raceday experience. Just as the Victoria Racing Club hosts a day with an out of this world combination o...
G.H.Mumm Melbourne Cup Garden Party at BCC

01 Nov 2016

The Emirates Melbourne Cup is a truly spectacular event: each year on the first Tuesday of November at 3pm, the greatest thoroughbreds from around the world gather at Flemington and battle it out for a stake of the $6.2-million prize money and to cement their names in history. We all know this isn't a party you want to miss, and with the help Champagne G.H.MUMM, we're throwing it.
Melbourne Cup @ The Sugar Club

01 Nov 2016

Watch the race live on television from the lofty heights of The Sugar Club! Join us for cocktail hour from 4pm followed by a sumptuous four-course dinner.
Melbourne Cup Celebration - Harbourside

01 Nov 2016

Our Melbourne Cup Long Lunch returns for another year Enjoy a flute of MUMM champagne on arrival, and a stunning four course lunch in our perfect race day setting. Make it a winning day with TAB facilities on site and all the racing action on the big screens so you won’t miss a thing! For only $150pp, or secure your table of 10. Great prizes to be won for best dressed on the day. Our Me...
Melbourne Cup Celebration - Soul Bar

01 Nov 2016

$175pp includes glass of Champagne Mumm, 4 course lunch. TAB on site and entry into all games. Status: Event tickets are now sold out. The venue opens to the public for the after party with DJ. Bookings: 09 356 7249
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