Famously known as the race that stops the nation, the Melbourne Cup is almost upon us and Wollongong’s finest establishments are not holding back.
You’ll experience the full glitz, glamour and sophistication that only the big race day can bring together with fine dining in some of Wollongong’s most picturesque locations.
Frock up, gather your friends and treat yourself to a day of splendour and fun!
Melbourne Cup may be the event that stops the nation, but City Beach Function Centre is the event that stops the Gong!
Set to be Wollongong’s most prestigious Melbourne Cup Day event on Tuesday, 7 November, you’re already a winner when you book a table at City Beach.
Hosted by Mel and Trav from 96.5 Wave FM, there will be no shortage of indulgence and excitement on the day.
– Champagne reception
– Dumpling Bar on the balcony
– Exquisite four course lunch
– Premium beverage package
– TAB runner for the main race
– Sweeps & prizes
– All the race day action streamed live
– Totally Instagrammable photo-op area
Frock up and getting ready to have some fun!
Tickets: $129.00 per person
Time: 12.00pm – 4.00pm
Other than track-side, there’s only one place to celebrate the Melbourne Cup, and that’s beach-side at The Lagoon Seafood Restaurant.
We probably don’t need to tell you, but the Melbourne Cup party at The Lagoon is legendary.
You’ll enjoy live music by Quinny, fashions on the field and a 5-hour drinks package, as well as a glass of Moet on arrival and a delicious 4-course deluxe lunch.
Tables of approx. 10 people (you don’t need to take a whole table though!).
Tickets: $130.00 per person.
Time: 11.30am – 4.30pm
Book on 4226 1677 or email [email protected]
PEPE’s are celebrating Melbourne Cup with the ultimate Garden Party.
Cocktail fountain on arrival, 3.5hr beverage package ( tap beers, selection of wines, bubbles, soft drink, tea & coffee), seafood grazing table and a selection of specialty canapes & petite fours.
There will be plasma screens to watch the racing action, Flower wall photo booth plus Fashions on the Beach with Goodie bags for the best dressed.
After Party with DJ from 3.30pm till late (free entry).
VIP cabana bookings available with Bottle service packages
Tickets: $115.00 per person.
The Levelone Melbourne Cup package includes cocktails on arrival, 14 course canapé menu plus a 3.5 hour beverage package including beer, wine and of course champagne.
Enjoy live acoustic entertainment from 12 – 5pm, plus live race coverage and a calcutta auction.
Tickets: $109.00 per person
Time: 12.00 noon – 5.00pm
Call 4227 2999 or email [email protected]
Whether you love the glamour, the fine food, the fashion or the pulse-quickening excitement, SOCIETY is the place to be this Melbourne Cup!
Enjoy bubbly and canapes on arrival followed by a decadent 3 course luncheon, games and prizes. Also enjoy watching the race on our giant screen in a private area of Precinct.
Tickets: $60.00 members | $65.00 visitors
Time: 12.00pm – 4.00pm
Buy tickets online or at Reception.
This year Towradgi Beach Hotel wants to celebrate the most prestigious Thoroughbred horse race with you:
Fresh Seafood Buffet & Carvery Buffet
Drink on arrival
Prizes for best dressed
Full TAB Facilities
Watch all the action on our Big Screens, Live & Loud!
Tickets: $69.00 per adult | $20.00 per children under 12 (must be accompanied by legal guadian). Book for 10, only pay for 9!
Time: From 11.30am
Phone: 02 4283 3588 or [email protected]
Sip on bubbles and enjoy a 3-course meal while cheering on the horses! Tickets include canapes, 3 courses & 4 hour beverage package.
TAB facilities | Sweeps on the day | Best dressed prizes!
Tickets – $130.00pp. Table of 10 – $1,200.
Time: 12.00noon – 4.00pm
To reserve a table phone 4200 1099 or email [email protected]
Diggies will be hosting it’s first Melbourne Cup lunch!
Get your friends together to enjoy a delicious 5 course meal, with accompanying 4 hour drinks package including Pommery Champagne and Oysters on arrival.
There will be Fashions by the Beach and prizes from Quay Supply, Frolic Girls,Toscani Hair, Jimmy Gan, Pommery Champagne, Blue Athletic and more.
Please call us on 4258 3490 or email [email protected]
For more great events happening in and around Wollongong simply head to our homepage and search ‘Melbourne Cup’.
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