The Melbourne Cup Carnival from a unique perspective.
Sitting at the very heart of Flemington Racecourse, the Home Straight Enclosure is the perfect spot to bask in the excitement of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.
Enjoy a delicious and varied menu offering, plenty of beverages, entertainment and outdoor seating in the central courtyard, not to mention an elevated viewing platform to witness every race from the infield of the world-famous track.
Racecourse admission for each guest
Canapés on arrival, plated entrée, buffet lunch, afternoon tea and mini desserts
Beverage package served from internal and external bars, including a selection of red and white wines, sparkling wine, light and heavy beers and soft drinks
Access to private garden area with outdoor furniture and shaded areas
Live band daily
Elevated viewing platform to watch all the races
Racebook for each guest
Access to private betting facilities and bookmaker
A return bus service from Melbourne CBD to the Home Straight Enclosure is available for each raceday at an additional cost.
Tickets will be posted out closer to the event date. Please note that tickets delivered to Hotels will incur a $25 delivery fee. Alternatively tickets can be collected from either VRC Head Office or Mercury Principle Events.
Flemington Sales Team
Phone: 1300 727 575
To secure your spot in the Home Straight Enclosure, select 'BOOK NOW' on your preferred raceday/s above and follow the prompts. Alternatively, please complete the Melbourne Cup Carnival Hospitality Booking Form (PDF) and return via your preferred method. Please note the table configurations below.
Tables of 10 and limited tables of 12 are available. Bookings for fewer number will share tables.
WHAT TO WEAR
The standard dress requirement is racewear for ladies and jacket and tie for gentlemen. See what to wear for more information.
View the Melbourne Cup Carnival Hospitality Booking Form (PDF)
View location map (PDF)
View Private and Shared Facilities at Melbourne Cup Carnival terms & conditions (PDF)
Please Note: The Victoria Racing Club (VRC) is committed to meeting the diverse needs of its members, clients, customers, partners, racing industry affiliates and the community, inclusive of people with special needs. Due to a number of the Facilities being temporary facilities, some Facilities do not have wheelchair and pram access, however please notify us at the time of booking of any special requirements to allow VRC to accommodate individual needs as required and to provide appropriate accessible facilities and information.
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