An unforgettable experience in the most coveted destination.
Experience the glamour, excitement and exclusivity of The Birdcage in The Perch marquee.
With access to the most coveted destination of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, you’ll be rubbing shoulders with celebrities as they pass by and soaking up the electric atmosphere of the most desirable event on Australia's social calendar.
Once inside the luxurious marquee, indulge in a sumptuous grazing menu and flowing G.H.Mumm Champagne. Dance the afternoon away to DJ entertainment all whilst keeping an eye on the racing action.
Racecourse admission and entry into The Birdcage enclosure with exclusive access to The Perch marquee on the highly desirable front row of The Birdcage
Extended grazing menu served throughout the day
Beverage package including G.H.Mumm Champagne, a selection of standard spirits, red and white wines, light and heavy beers and soft drinks
Beverage waiter service throughout the day
Racebook and Melbourne Cup Carnival souvenir pen for each guest
Access to betting facilities and bookmaker
Live DJ entertainment
AAMI VICTORIA DERBY DAY
LEXUS MELBOURNE CUP DAY
KENNEDY OAKS DAY
SEPPELT WINES STAKES DAY
Flemington Sales Team
Phone: 1300 727 575
To secure your place in The Perch, please complete the online enquiry form and a member of our sales team will be in contact to discuss your requirements. Alternatively, please complete the Melbourne Cup Carnival Hospitality booking form (PDF). Please note there is a maximum booking size of 20 people.
Cocktail furniture is provided in the venue but is not reserved seating. Please note there is a maximum booking size of 20 people.
WHAT TO WEAR
The Birdcage is located in the Members Enclosure and therefore, members dress regulations will be strictly enforced. 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.
Entertain your guests in your own private marquee in the world famous Birdcage.
Situated on Level 1 of the Winning Post Enclosure, this premium grazing marquee offers a unique experience in the centre of the track.
Having undergone major renovation, Flemington's famous tiered restaurant remains one of the most sought after positions on any racetrack worldwide.