Celebrate the infamous Melbourne Cup at the Ferry Building with a spectacular Long Lunch. Revel in the delights of a four-course banquet lunch at Harbourside Ocean Bar Grill, and kick off the festivities with a glass of Champagne Mumm Grand Cordon upon arrival.

On-site TAB betting terminals will keep the racing action at your fingertips, all while you enjoy the races on our expansive screens. In addition to the thrilling races, we've lined up top NZ Designer Fashion Shows by Hailwood and Trelise Cooper.

Dress to impress, as prizes for the best-dressed man, woman, and couple will be revealed by our MC, Mike Puru. Afterward, head over to Harbourside for the after-party, where DJs Dan Sing, Murry Sweetpants, and Phoebe Falconer will keep the dance vibes going strong. This Melbourne Cup celebration promises an unforgettable experience!

Flat fee of $7 per day on weekends at Fanshawe Street carpark. Find out more.

Kids ride free on public transport on weekends and public holidays. Find out more

Last updated: 03 October 2023