Melbourne Cup

DERBY DAY & THE MELBOURNE CUP VIP EXPERIENCE

MELBOURNE CUP

AND A TASTE OF MELBOURNE

6 DAYS 5 NIGHTS

$5899* per person twin share

$5305* per person triple share

DEPARTING 29 TH OCTOBER SYDNEY, TAMWORTH, SCONE, CANBERRA, PORT MACQUARIE & NEWCASTLE

29th Oct


Depart for Melbourne on arrival transfer and check in Crown Metropol . This evening enjoy a welcome dinner.

30th Oct: Melbourne River Cruises


Celebrate Derby Day in style and cruise to and from Flemington Racecourse along the Yarra and Maribyrnong River whilst taking in the sites of Melbourne from a fully enclosed panoramic vessel or from the sundeck.

Includes:

  • Return transfer to Flemington Racecourse from Melbourne City Marina, Victoria Harbour - Docked at Flemington adjacent to the Riverbank Entrance Gate at Flemington Racecourse.
  • Morning Tea including a selection of pastries and muffins.
  • Gourmet stand-up fork buffet lunch including a selection of seafood, cold platters, salads and dessert
  • Selection of Premium Australian red, white & sparkling wine, heavy & light beer, basic spirits & soft drinks.
  • Television monitors for race day viewing onboard. Entertainment during the return transfer to Victoria Harbour
  • Darby Day admission included

31st Oct


A free day to explore Melbourne

1st Nov: Melbourne Foodie Discovery Walking Tour


A trip to Melbourne would not be the same without wandering the famous laneways and arcades on this Foodie Discovery Walking Tour. Your experienced guide will provide commentary on the fascinating history of Melbourne as well as point out the various sights that make the city unique. Along the way, you will stop and sample several popular sweet and savoury treats as well as some of Melbourne’s famous coffee.

When the tour comes to end, you will be taken to a hidden laneway bar the locals love!

Includes:

  • 3 hour guided walking tour of Melbourne with a knowledgeable guide.
  • Samples of savouries and sweet treats from a range of cuisines.
  • A glass of bubbles in a laneway bar.

2nd Nov: Melbourne Cup Carnival

One Way Helicopter Transfer - Lexus Melbourne Cup

Avoid the traffic and arrive via the most scenic route with a one way helicopter transfer from Melbourne city centre to Flemington Racecourse. From the moment you arrive at the modern CBD heliport, you can rest assured you will fly in luxury and style.

Includes:

  • One way helicopter transfer from Melbourne CBD to Flemington Racecourse
  • 30 minute pre flight access to the Microflite departure lounge
  • Canapes including a fruit platter and pastries
  • Sparkling wine, beer, orange juice, still and sparkling water
  • Tea & coffee
  • Seating
  • Dedicated hosts & ground staf

The Lexus Melbourne Cup takes its rightful place as the centrepiece of the Melbourne Cup Carnival where the eyes of the world will be firmly focused on the race that stops the nation.

This ticket allows racegoers to experience the general admission areas of Flemington and soak up all the colour and atmosphere of this signature event.

  • Upgrades Available to Grand Stand or Marquee Packages

3rd Nov


A Free morning to explore before departing Melbourne

TERMS & CONDITIONS

 Prices are correct at time of printing, Prices subject to availability, prices may change without notice. All prices are quoted in AUD and are prices per person twin share. Seasonal surcharges may apply. Credit card fees apply. Service fees apply as outline on our website and in our office. By making a booking and paying a deposit you enter into a contract and agree to all terms & conditions as outlined at www. rediscovertravel.com.au Packages offered by Swish Wish Pty Ltd trading as Rediscover Australia & Chris Watson Travel. We are proud to be ATAS accredited - ATAS accreditation number A13642. Full terms & conditions apply and can be found on our website or please ask your consultant. Travel Insurance is highly recommended. COVID-19 PROTOCOLS: This journey and arrangements will comply with NSW Health guidelines in place.
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