Celebrate the glitz and glamour of the Melbourne Cup with a truly authentic race day environment! Experience the style, beauty and excitement of Flemington, at the Ellerslie Racecourse in Auckland. Feel the thrill of live simulcast Melbourne Cup coverage against the dramatic backdrop of 10 horse races on course. Dress up in your finest for the Sofitel Luxury Hotels Melbourne Cup Style Award. For the ultimate race day experience, choose from a range of exquisite hospitality options and follow up an unforgettable day trackside with the exclusive after party. See you there!
Raceday timings and details
· Racecourse gates open at 10.30am
· Hospitality options open at 11.30am
· The Melbourne Cup race runs at about 5pm (NZ time) and will be screened live on our massive outdoor screen and indoor TVs
· Last race at Ellerslie runs at about 7.00pm
· Then party 'til late at the Birdcage Bash in Cuvée!
· General admission - $5pp
· Hospitality options starting from $55pp going up to $275pp
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