Go Back

What’s On Guide: Melbourne Cup EditionOct 26, 2018


It’s that time of year again, The Melbourne Cup is coming back to town, and while we are all a little salty that the race that stops the nation takes place in the city of our arch nemesis, we still love to celebrate it in style. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of the coolest Melb Cup events happening in Sydney for you to check out. We’d also like to apologize in advance for the truly cringey horse puns that are yet to come.

Sydney subscribe venues function rooms bars restaurants venue hire birthday party wedding engagment bar restaurant rooftop top best good Copy 1 1

Kittyhawk
16 Phillip Lane, Sydney

sydney events melbourne cup racing day

Now this is for all you racing enthusiasts who really want to celebrate in style. The fabulous Kittyhawk is offering up a gastronomical feast made up of 6 delectable courses, and a complimentary glass of champagne or beer on arrival. At 12:00 guests will have access to prime viewing positions of the races on Kittyhawk’s decadently large screens, and for those of you in the mood for a last minute gambling sesh, on-site betting will also be available. Step up your Melbourne Cup game with this luxurious offer!

When: Tuesday the 6th of November 2018

Where: Kittyhawk, 16 Phillip Lane, Sydney

Price: $85 per person

[More Info] | [To Book for a Private Function]


Tequila Mockingbird
6 Heeley St, Paddington

mexican food melbourne cup events

Now if you’re looking for a horse of a different colour, you must check out the ever unique Tequila Mockingbird. This midday event will be Aussie celebrations meets Latin American flare, as Tequila Mockingbird dazzles your tastebuds with a 6 course menu that is sure to pack a flavour punch. There’ll be no need to hastily gobble up each course before the race begins however, as the food will be served throughout the afternoon, leaving you plenty of time to savour the delicious flavours. And we have it on good authority that a fabulous Louis Roederer Champagne flute will be awaiting you as you walk through the door. Oh and did we mention that Tequilla Mockingbird is fully equipped with several 50 inch television screens? Yeah, we didn’t think this event could get any better either. An event this good is sure to fill up quickly, so make a booking and secure your spot for the celebration of the season!

When: Tuesday the 6th of November 2018

Where: Tequila Mockingbird, 6 Heeley St, Paddington

Price: $120 per person

[More Info] | [To Book for Private Functions]


Cruise Bar
Circular Quay, Sydney

cruise bar sydney melbourne cup events

Now if you are looking to make every single one of your insta followers jealous (let’s be honest who isn’t?), then you must take your Melbourne Cup celebrations to Sydney’s iconic Circular Quay at Sydney’s landmark Cruise Bar. This event is guaranteed to be like no other. Starting at midday and sprawling on through to the late afternoon, guests at Cruise Bar will be treated to an array of exciting offers, like live entertainment, roving canapes for 3 hours, a live broadcast of the race on a huge screen of course, and an oyster station! Oysters by the bay is a winning combo in our books. Also, guests will be able to get fully decked out to the nines in their finest and fanciest race day wear, and try their luck at Cruise Bar’s best dressed competition! After all why should the horses be the only ones who compete? The best part about coming here will be that when you brag to your friends about going to the best cup day party ever, they won’t be able to tell you to get off your high horse, because deep down they’ll know its true!

When: Tuesday the 6th of November 2018 , 12pm-3pm

Where: Cruise Bar Level 1, Circular Quay West, Circular Quay

Price: General Admissions tickets are $89, but discounts are offered for larger groups until the 6th of November

[More Info] | [To Book for Private Functions]

 

By Aimee Traficante 


Read More > 

Article Footer 32 1

Latest News


Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
This Sydney Wine Festival Will...
7 May. 2019

Come and be a part of Australia’s most respected wine awards, at The Young Gun of Wine People’s Choice Tasting in collaboration with Best Cellars. It’s all happening on Thursday 30 May…for one night only, you’ll be able to taste Australia’s best wines from the 2019 Final 12 cohort. Young G...[more info]

Read More
Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
Take Your Upcoming Private Din...
1 May. 2019

The months are flying by faster and faster, meaning that that upcoming special event on your mind is getting closer. Every unforgettable event starts with a spectacular venue, so we have compiled a list of some remarkable Kensington St function spaces to help you plan your next festivity. Olio Level 2...[more info]

Read More
Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
Australia’s Ultimate Bee...
17 Apr. 2019

Time to gather your drinking buddies because world renowned beer festival GABS (otherwise known as The Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular) is happening soon. Kicking of the month on the 1st of June, GABS will be held at the beautiful Sydney Showgrounds with two boozy 5-hour sessions taking place on t...[more info]

Read More
Festival 21 – Our Future Through Food
This Sydney restaurant is offe...
16 Apr. 2019

If you consider yourself a dumpling addict this one-day-only dumpling event is not one to miss. Round up those silver coins you collected over the weekend, and head down to The Argyle on the 23rd of April to in indulge in a feast of affordable and delicious dumplings. Choose from prawn, pork and veget...[more info]

Read More

74 queries, 0.412 seconds.

Close