TUESDAY 5 NOVEMBER 2013
After a bumper Sydney Spring Carnival at Royal Randwick big crowds are expected to flock to the stunning new Royal Randwick grandstand this Melbourne Cup for a day of unsurpassed atmosphere, colour, fashion and live entertainment PLUS a fantastic line up of racing action. Royal Randwick is the biggest and best place to watch the race that stops a nation this Melbourne Cup on the biggest super screen in the Southern Hemisphere. Racegoers to Royal Randwick will have the chance to win Australia’s biggest Cup super-sweep including cash and prizes totalling $20,000 to be won.
It doesn’t make sense to be seen in racewear anywhere but the track, so ditch your plans for a restaurant or pub and head to Royal Randwick for an afternoon of racing thrills.
Gates Open: 9.30am
First Race: 11.30am
Final Race: 5.33pm
WHERE: Royal Randwick
TICKETING: For all ticketing and hospitality information and purchases please visit http://www.theraces.com.au.
Pre-purchase and save $10 on general admission tickets, discount available until 11.59pm the day prior. Alternatively tickets are available at the gates on the day.
RACE DAY HIGHLIGHTS:
o All the Flemington action live on the biggest screen in the Southern Hemisphere
o Australia’s Biggest Super Sweep: SMS entry, $20K in prizes (1st place $15K, 2nd place $3K, 3rd place $1.5K, last place $500
o Belvedere pop-up bar for Members
o Moet & Chandon pop-up bar for Members
o Chandon pop-up bar for General Admission
o Clinique Lounge for Members
o PIMMs pop-up bar available in General Admission
o Fantastic food and beverage options within the grandstand and around the course
o Roaming entertainment and DJ on Octagonal Lawn
o Sydney Spring Carnival Photo Wall
o Gentlemen Here to Help – fine young men offer all the race day essentials
o Easy access to and from the track with a FREE bus service for race goers to The Star from 4.30pm where they will be met with a complementary drink on arrival when showing their Royal Randwick entry ticket