Get ready to experience the Melbourne Cup like never before. Dust off your hats gentlemen and get your fascinators ready ladies for a Cup Day extravaganza!

Settle in for a hosted afternoon with the charismatic Dom Harvey, a glass of bubbly champagne or crisp beer in hand and indulge in long lunch grazing platters situated at each table as you take in the Cup day action. Enjoy live entertainment all afternoon, and keep an ear out for your name, as spot prizes are announced throughout the event.

Best dressed and best hat titles are also up for grabs, with winners walking away with splendid prizes and bragging rights.

And don’t forget to cheer on your pick to win with the race streamed live on the big screen!

With stunning city views and a live stream of all the Melbourne Cup Day action, race day at the Rooftop Terrace, Rydges Auckland is not to be missed.

Tickets from $250 per person. Tickets include:

  • Live stream of the Melbourne Cup Day action
  • Long lunch grazing platters
  • G.H. Mumm Champagne and Heineken Beverage Package
  • Live entertainment, hosted by Hamish McKay

Bookings are essential and terms and conditions apply.

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

Last updated: 03 October 2023