Melbourne Cup
Free-flow sophistication

Melbourne Cup

Pop on your Sunday best and come to The Rocks for cup day excitement, premium beverage packages and sophisticated dining in heritage surrounds!
01 Nov 2022

Fix up your fascinators, tighten your ties and get Wednesday off - the $8 million Lexus Melbourne Cup is happening again this Tuesday 1 November at Flemington Racecourse.

The Rocks is the best place to watch the race that stops the nation in heritage surrounds at one of The Rocks' exclusive cup day events. From DJs, dancefloors and TABs, to fine dining cuisine and free-flow champagne - there’s something for everyone here. 

Tickets are going faster than Phar Lap, so book now to secure your limited spot!

Asian Fusion and Sweeping Views

Celebrate Melbourne Cup delicious Asian fusion eats set amongst panoramic harbour views. 

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Drag Queens and Dazzling Views at Harbourfront Seafood Restaurant

Celebrate Melbourne Cup with Sydney's finest drag queens, a 4 course luncheon and dazzling waterfront views.

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Margarita fiesta at El Camino Cantina

Margaritas are always a good idea! El Camino Cantina’s Melbourne Cup event is proof, featuring a two-hour beverage package and a three course shared Tex-Mex feast. 

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Garden soirée at The Argyle

The Argyle are transforming their entire courtyard into a lush garden with food and drink packages and the biggest screen in Sydney’s CBD!

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Luck of the Irish at The Mercantile

Are you feeling lucky? Book a lunch package and if the Mercantile’s chosen horse wins on the day you’ll eat for free!

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Glamour on high at Altitude

Ascend to level 36 of the Shangri-La and celebrate in style at Altitude, with a bespoke four-course menu, free-flowing champagne, best-dressed awards and a panoramic view over Sydney. 

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An intimate Melbourne Cup at Frank Mac's

Each ticket comes with a chance to win two tickets to Frank Mac's Gin masterclass. A prize for best dressed will also be announced after the race and of course live streaming of all racing activities.

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Crafties and sweepstakes at Endeavour Tap Rooms

Fancy a house-brewed pint (or bubbles) and a punt this Melbourne Cup Day? Get to Endeavour and book their drinks and canapes package for guaranteed good times.

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Boujee bubbles & fine food at Pony

One of Sydney’s most acclaimed woodfire restaurants is putting on a serious soirée with three-course dining, free sparkling on arrival, HUGE screen TVs and several prizes!

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Bar Mille Cup Day

One of Sydney’s most glam venues is open for the Melbourne Cup! Expect epic tunes, sweepstakes and best-dressed comps.

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Rooftop at The Glenmore

Where better to sip champagne and bet on horses than on Sydney’s most iconic rooftop? Book at The Glenmore for a long lunch featuring live music and best-dressed comps. 

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Pop champagne at Quartier Bistro & Bar

Treat yourself to Taittinger on arrival then enjoy a luxurious three-course lunch while you watch the cup at Quartier Bistro & Bar.

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A classy Melbourne Cup at Grain Bar

An all new Spring Menu and the race on the big screen! Plus, the first 20 guests will receive a complimentary charcuterie board.

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