Giddy-up! Melbourne Cup is once again upon us and what’s not to love about it? The excitement of office sweeps, a working day interrupted by a glass of champagne and a ridiculous amount of food…and then there’s the horses! If you are still unsure how to spend your day watching the great ‘Race That Stops a Nation,’ worry not our dear friends – we’ve got you covered!
Where: The Charming Squire
What: Head down to The Charming Squire for Melbourne Cup this year and take your choice of either a cocktail party or a sit-down luncheon! Guests can expect roaming canapés, grazing stations and a premium beverage package.
Cost: $110 per person for the cocktail party, $85 per person for the sit-down lunch
Where: Munich Brauhaus
What: Indulge in a spectacular set menu this Melbourne Cup at Munich Brauhaus. Be sure to dress in your race day finest and get ready to enjoy a day of entertainment! Alternatively, if you’re wanting to treat the team to a private Melbourne Cup function check out this amazing offer!
Time: from 11.00am
Cost: $49 per person
Where: South Beach Social
What: Relax with a glass of Oyster Bay while enjoying a specially prepared selection of canapes and a larger fork dish for $45 per person on Tuesday, November 6th.
Time: from 12pm
Cost: $45 per person
What: Choose from 2 packages at Barbossa this year with a canapes and 3 hour premium beverage package or a 2 course meal and glass of bubbly/beer or wine! Screening the race live across 3 big screens with surround sound should make for an unreal experience!
Time: from 12.30pm
Cost: $55 or $89 per person (dependent on package)
So hedge your bets, pick a place, let the canapes and champagne flow and the winnings (hopefully!) roll in!