Melbourne Cup Day Event Ideas 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!

Melbourne Cup Day Lunch 2024 and Party Ideas in Brisbane

These Melbourne Cup Day fun ideas for Brisbane are sure to figure in the photo finish for your celebrations on the race that stops the nation. Hotels, restaurants and venues are all getting in the spirit of the great race. The winner is you and the event you choose and we hope you enjoy Melbourne Cup Day in the Sunshine State.

  • Riverland Brisbane

    Brisbane | 07 3220 0555

    Melbourne Cup Day

    This Melbourne Cup Day enjoy the ultimate riverside Cup Day Party at Riverland. You'll enjoy 3 hour all inclusive package with roaming canapes and drinks. Plus prizes to be won, sweeps, fashions and more. With Live Entertainment to help you get down this Cup Day.

    All Inclusive Cup Day Package from $139pp

  • Friday's Riverside

    Brisbane | 07 3051 7622

    Melbourne Cup Day

    Cheer on you favourite this Melbourne Cup Day at Fridays. Don your finest and catch the big race LIVE and Loud. Be treated to a delish 3 hour canape and drinks package. Plus Live DJs, Fashions Round the Tree and more.

    Melbourne Cup Day Package - $149pp

  • Regatta Hotel

    Toowong | 07 3051 7617

    Melbourne Cup Boatshed Luncheon

    Treat yourself to an all inclusive Melbourne Cup Luncheon in the Regatta Hotel Boatshed. Indulge with a luxury 3 Course Set Menu and 3 Hour beverage package. Plus best dressed prizes, sweeps and more. Book Now!

    3 Course Set Menu Luncheon - $195

  • Regatta Hotel

    Toowong | 07 3051 7617

    Melbourne Cup Day Package on Level 1

    Dress in your finest to celebrate the race that stops the nation in the Regatta Hotels Level 1, Winterford Room. Be treated to a 3 hour food and beverage package featuring canapes and food stations.

    Food & Beverage Package - $160

  • Melbourne Cup Day at The Normanby Hotel

    The Normanby Hotel

    Red Hill / 07 3831 3353

    Melbourne Cup 2024 Lunch

    Indulge this Melbourne Cup Day at the Normanby with an all inclusive package. You'll be treated to 3 hours of premium wine, bubbles, beer & roaming canapes. You wont miss any of the race day action with all the races LIVE on the big screens. Plus Sweeps and TAB facilities.

    Tickets - $149pp

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More Melbourne Cup Day Lunch 2024 Ideas for Brisbane

More fabulous ideas for fun things to do celebrating Melbourne Cup Day in Brisbane.

Toowong Regatta Hotel
Melbourne Cup Day Luncheon Lunch along the Brisbane River. Great options for fun Cup Day celebrations at this riverside Hotel.
Red Hill Normandy Hotel
Melbourne Cup Lunch Indulgent Melbourne Cup Day Lunch at the Normanby with an all inclusive package riverside Hotel. 3hrs of premium beverages and roaming canapes.
Brisbane Plough Inn
Melbourne Cup Lunch Package Big Races and Big Fun this Melbourne Cup Day with a package to impress the most ardent race lovers. All inclusive party celebration package with the whips cracking for the race that stopps the nation.
Herston Victoria Park
Melbourne Cup Day Spring Fling Melbourne Cup Day lunch gala event. Saddle up quickly as sells out each year. Packaged to please with fun sweeps and prizes. Race day dress to impress!
Brisbane Friday's
Melbourne Cup Day Lunch Dining Inclusive Melbourne Cup Day lunch dining for the ultimate Cup Party. The whips will be cracking for this. Jockey up your friends and book quickly. Great fun riverside with this venue along the Brisbane River. Fashions on the Field funs so dress to win!
Brisbane Riverland
Cup Day Riverside Melbourne Cup Day party. Packaged event includes food and drinks and fun. Fashions on the Field with prizes!
Paddington Darling and Co
Cup Day Fun Fabulous and stylish fun this Melbourne Cup Day with Lunch and drinks. A packaged fun day awaits with sweeps, fashions on the field, tipping and entertainment!
Fortitude Valley Cloudland
Melbourne Cup Fuses of Fashion as Glamour meets the Garden. Cloudland is making it a royal affair this Melbourne Cup Day. Choose from the spectacular offers, a glitzy Garden Party or Gala Luncheon.

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