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Ultimate Melbourne Cup Carnival Package - 7 nights from $3659 per person Twin Share

2017 AAMI Victoria Derby, Emirates Melbourne Cup & Crown Oaks Day Package
Home Straight Enclosure

The Melbourne Cup Carnival is an unparalleled celebration of racing, food and wine, fashion and glamour. For one week in spring, fabulous Flemington becomes the corporate, social and sporting epicentre of Australia.

With the best thoroughbreds from Australia and increasingly, around the world taking centre stage throughout the world’s most vibrant racing Carnival, it is a celebration not to be missed and never to be forgotten.

Nights: 7
Departs: Melbourne, Victoria
Deal ends: Until Sold Out. Space is limited.
Operator: Sportsnet Holidays


2017 AAMI Victoria Derby, Emirates Melbourne Cup & Crown Oaks Day Home Straight Enclosure packages include:

> Home Straight Enclosure package to:
   - AAMI Victoria Derby Day on Saturday 4th November, 2017.
   - Emirates Melbourne Cup Day on Tuesday 7th November, 2017
   - Crown Oaks Day on Thursday 9th November, 2017.

The Home Straight Enclosure sits at the very heart of a Melbourne Cup Carnival race at Flemington - and you'll want to be part of it.

Stand on the infield of the world-famous track and take in the beauty of the moment as the horses thunder past - see the winner of every race, just metres in front of you.

The newly located Home Straight Enclosure is positioned in the centre of the track adjacent to the Winning Post elevated marquees. You'll be able to bask in the excitement of the Melbourne Cup Carnival and walk mere metres from the marquee to watch all the racing action up close.

Package includes:
- Admission to Flemington Racecourse
- Canapés on arrival
- Two-course buffet lunch and plated mini desserts
- Afternoon tea
- Beverage package served from internal and external bars, including a selection of red and white wines, sparkling wine, light and heavy beers & soft drinks
- Viewing area to watch all the races
- Racebook per guest
- Access to private garden area with live band
- Access to private betting facilities and bookmaker
- Outdoor furniture with shaded areas

> 7 nights accommodation at the Novotel Melbourne on Collins in a Standard Room (4 Star)
  - Check In: Friday 3rd November, 2017.
  - Check Out: Friday 10th November, 2017.

> One Way – Derby Day Water Taxi to Flemington Racecourse on Saturday 4th November, 2017 including:
 - Cash Bar available
 - Delivery to the doorstop of the renowned Flemington Racecourse.

> "The World’s Greatest" Cup Eve Gala held in the Grand Ballroom at the Sofitel Melbourne
starting at 7:00pm on Monday 6th November, 2017 including:

- Entry and reserved seat
- Special guest panel to give insights into the world’s richest horse races.
- Preview & tips for the Emirates Melbourne Cup.
- Live music & entertainment.
- Premium 2 course dinner served by Epicure – one of Australia’s premier catering company’s.
- 3 hour beverage package including sparkling wine, red & white wine, beer and juices.
- Exclusive prizes and experiences to be won and much more!

> One Way – Oaks Day Water Taxi to Flemington Racecourse on Thursday 9th November, 2017 including:
 - Cash Bar available.
 - Delivery to the doorstop of the renowned Flemington Racecourse.

> myki Visitor Pack including:
 - A Full Fare myki card, pre-loaded with enough myki money for one day’s travel in Zone 1 & 2, which includes the entire tram network.
 - Discount offers at 15 attractions including: Melbourne Aquarium, the National Sports Museum, Eureka Skydeck and Melbourne Star, saving you more than $100.
 - A protective souvenir myki wallet.

> Booking and Ticket Handling Fee

Dates & Departures 

3 November - 10 November 2017

Terms & Conditions 

Offers subject to availability. Amounts payable to third parties not included. Please check all prices, availability and other information with your travel consultant before booking.


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