Melbourne Cup Carnival 2018

3rd - 10th November 2018 ~ Flemington Race Course


The Lexus Melbourne Cup is a truly spectacular event and the focal point of the Melbourne Cup Carnival. While most of Australia stops to watch or listen to the race, there’s nothing like being there amongst the 100,000 plus crowd to experience this truly unique event. The excitement slowly builds to its 3pm fever pitch when everything at the track comes to a stop for 200 heart- pounding seconds. Each year, a new chapter is written, a new legend is made and a new dream comes true as the winning connections take Australia’s most famous sporting trophy.

Melbourne Cup Package

2 Nights
Check-in: 05 November ~ Check-out: 07 November
General Admission ticket to Lexus Melbourne Cup – 06 November (option to upgrade available)

Rydges Melbourne – Deluxe Queen Room
From: NZ$479pp
Oaks On Market – Studio Apartmemt
From: NZ$559pp
Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens – Standard Queen Room
From: NZ$619pp

Marriott Melbourne – Premier Room
From: NZ$859pp

Ticket Upgrade Supplement for Melbourne Cup Day Only: 

The Precinct – located on Flemington’s front lawn. The Precinct is a great spot for racing enthusiasts with open air viewing by the track. Includes $15 food voucher, Souvenir Pin and racebook for each guest. – Please call for details
Saintly Place – (formerly Undercroft) — air-conditioned, indoor seating behind glass. Betting and dining facilities within, this option is sheltered and comfortable. – Please call for details
Lawn Stand – located directly underneath the Hill Stand, provides open air seating with excellent racecourse views. This seating is not covered and subject to weather conditions. – Please call for details
Hill Stand – covered seating with spectacular views of the racecourse and Melbourne city skyline. The front and sides of this stand are uncovered and subject to weather conditions. – Please call for details

* Conditions: Prices per person in NZ$, twin share on board basis and ticket category as listed above . Payment: 60% non-refundable deposit due at the time of booking. Balance due 150 days before departure. Balance is subject to exchange rate fluctuations and price is guaranteed only upon receiving full payment. Subject to availability and AIM Holidays T&Cs as listed on our website.