Cup Day Events Brisbane

Brisbane CityhorseshoeQueenslanders love horse racing and also love the Melbourne Cup.  When it runs on the first Tuesday in November most around the state will be tuning in to the live coverage.  In Brisbane many venues will open their doors with Cup themed events to add to the spectacle around the country. 

Whether it's a Melbourne Cup Day lunch at the restaurants or cruising along the Brisbane River or a Cup Day Eve party be quick and gather your friends as many events will sell out. We hope with these ideas around Brisbane that you will be on right track!

Cup Day - Fabulous Venues in Brisbane

These Melbourne Cup Day fun ideas for Brisbane are sure to figure in the photo finish. The winner is the event you choose and we hope you enjoy.

  • Melbourne Cup Day with Sail Australia

    Sail Australia

    Brisbane River / 02 4322 8227

    Melbourne Cup Day on the Brisbane River

    Winner winner if you were to take your crew for a day on the Brisbane River with Sail Australia. be first past the post and get a skippered boat and enjoy all the fun from on the water!

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  • Cup Day with the Queensland Pops

    Queensland Pops Orchestra

    Brisbane / 07 3278 1913

    Spring Performances

    With Spring in Brisbane what better time to see what is coming up at the Queensland POP Orchestra! In racing a fiddle has a completely different meaning but some of the bows still use horse hair. See what's on!

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  • Melbourne Cup Day at Victoria Park

    Victoria Park

    Herston / 07 3252 0666

    Melbourne Cup in the Marquee

    Victoria Park hosts an annual Brisbane Melbourne Cup Day gala event. This year's guests will be treated to an spectacular luncheon in Victoria Park's crown jewel the Marquee Room with Sweeps, Raffles, LIVE entertainment and more.

    4 Course Lunch & Beverage Package

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Tell us About your Event on Melbourne Cup Day in Brisbane

More Big Days in Brisbane post the Cup Carnival

Once the Melbourne Cup has been run the festive attention moves towards ideas of Christmas Parties and Christmas Day lunch. make sure you checkout ideas for Christmas Day Brisbane!

Also don't forget the biggest day of all, NYE Brisbane! Get your crew together and plan a fun New Year's Eve. See for all the best NYE events in Brisbane.