Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival - Race Day Cruising Package
- Instant Confirmation
- Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
- Buffet lunch included
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
- Free drinks included
Select a month to view a calendar of availability and departure details.
9.30am Melbourne Cup and Derby Day – please board at 9.00am
10.15am Oaks Day – please board at 9.30am
5:30pm for all race days, returning to the Melbourne City Marina at 6.15pm
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Derby Day Cruise including morning & afternoon tea, gourmet stand up buffet lunch, premium Australian wines, beer, spirits, soft drinks and souvenir race book
Melbourne Cup Day
Melbourne Cup Day Cruise including morning & afternoon tea, gourmet stand up buffet lunch, premium Australian wines, beer, spirits, soft drinks and souvenir race book
Oaks Day Cruise including morning & afternoon tea, gourmet stand up buffet lunch, premium Australian wines, beer, spirits, soft drinks and souvenir race book
Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival
- A decorated cruiser for the entire race day, docked adjacent to the entrance gate
- Return cruise to Flemington Racecourse from the Melbourne City Marina
- Morning and afternoon tea
- Selection of premium Australian red, white and sparkling wines, heavy and light beer, basic spirits, soft drinks, mineral water and orange juice
- Gourmet stand up buffet including a selection of the freshest seafood, cold platters, salads and desserts
- Television monitors for race viewing on board
- Souvenir race book
- Entertainment on the return back to the city
- Entrance fees into Flemington Racecourse
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children aged 15 years and under are not permitted on Oaks Day, Derby Day and Melbourne Cup cruises
- Men - collared shirts and dress shoes
- Ladies - semi formal to formal
Derby Day - Victoria Derby Day kicks off the Spring Racing Carnival in style. Traditionally black and white are worn on this day by women and morning suits by men. The flower of the day is a blue Corn Flower.
Melbourne Cup - It’s Melbourne Cup and time for the Race that stops a Nation! See fortunes won and lost and history made on the first Tuesday of November every year. Join in the fun and soak up the atmosphere as the entire nation stops to watch the Race at 3.00pm. The flower of the day is a Yellow Rose.
Oaks Day - Also known as ladies day, Oaks Day is more famous for “fashions on the field” than the horse racing! This is the time to dress to impress with large hats and fascinators. The flower of the day is a Pink rose.
Reviewed by: Maela C, January 2014
OMG it was beyond amazing. Once you have been to the Melbourne Cup by boat you will never travel any other way to celebrate this amazing day. The crew the boat the food the endless supply of drinks and the weather made the day the most memorable day ever also dancing our way back to the docklands was awesome - we are all still talking about it and have told everyone we know. Thank you thank you thank you! Best day everrrrrrrrrrrrrr!!
Reviewed by: Lynette R, January 2014
We all had a great time. The staff where great nothing was too much for them. The service was very good. We would highly recommend this to other people