Melbourne Cup Day Events Sydney

Sydney HarbourhorseshoeSydney in Spring is simply sensational with gorgeous weather and so much going on around the Harbour, Sydneysiders don't really need an excuse to enjoy another November day. But, thoroughbred horse racing is a passion shared by Aussies all around this great country.

And most people may know the very first Melbourne Cup winner was from NSW. Ever since then Sydney horse trainers keep coming back to try and win Australia's greatest race.

In Sydney many venues offer live coverage of the Cup Day event on big screens or boats are setup to entertain patrons with horsey themes.  In any case it's all for fun and enjoyment and when the jockeys whips are cracking make sure you are sorted with some of these great ideas for Cup Day in Sydney.

Melbourne Cup Day Lunch 2024, Live and After Parties in Sydney

Come on Sydney, get on a winner with these cruise, restaurants, hotel and venue ideas for your Melbourne Cup Day in Sydney. It's the race that stops the nation and Sydney loves the fun that this national race day brings.

  • P.J. O'Brien's Irish Pub

    Sydney / 02 9290 1811

    Melbourne Cup Day Lunch

    Watch the race that stops a nation at P.J. O'Brien's Sydney. Choose from the fabulous Sit Down Lunch and Cocktail Party options. Includes all the Melbourne Cup Day fun of Sweeps, Best Dressed Comps & Prizes. Plus LIVE Music


More Melbourne Cup Day Lunch and Party Ideas for Sydney

Celebrate the fun of the Melbourne Cup with Lunches and Parties in Sydney.

Sydney Cafe Del Mar
Melbourne Cup Day 2024 Don't miss Cafe Del Mar Sydney's signature Melbourne Cup Day Event. Enjoy all the races on the Screens LIVE entertainment plus an After Party. Choose from one of the 3 Great Options Available.
North Sydney The Greens
Melbourne Cup Day Lunch Package 2024 Fun Cup Day all inclusive package. Dress to impress and indulge in awesome hospitality. With all the Flemington Cup Day races LIVE.
Sydney P.J. O'Brien's Irish Pub
Melbourne Cup Day Luncheon Fabulous fun this first Tuesday in November with Lunch. Invite family and friends and giddyup!
Sydney Eastbank Cafe Sydney
Melbourne Cup at Eastbank Enjoy all the thrills of the Melbourne Cup from the heart of Circular Quay. Enjoy a sparkling on arrival with Sweepstakes, a Best Dressed Competition and Exciting Prizes. Limited Seating so book your spot to not miss out.
Sydney Searock Grill Sydney
Melbourne Cup at Searock Grill Catch the race that stops the nation from the heart of Sydney Harbour. Experience every moment of the Melbourne Cup on the Big Screen. You'll be treated to a glass of sparking on arrival followed by Sweepstakes and Best Dressed Prizes to get in the fun of the occasion. Limited Seats Available so book to not be disappointed.
Sydney Amora Hotel Jamison
Melbourne Cup Day Lunch Two awesome packaged Cup Day Luncheon options. Time to get the hoops together and giddyup for the First Tuesday in November.
Sydney The Royal George
Melbourne Cup Day Lunch Enjoy a casual lunch for Melbourne Cup Day with friends!
Double Bay The Golden Sheaf
Melbourne Cup Lunch and Party all in one this first Tuesday in November. Colour, excitement and mouthwatering food! It's all here and great tips for your cup runner.
Sydney The Star
Melbourne Cup Fun, Fashion, Festivities and Friends this first Tuesday in November. Giddy up for fine dining at the Star restaurants. Packages and casual options.
Sydney Cargo
Melbourne Cup Day Celebrate the Melbourne Cup with options of ticketed packages over two levels. Overlooking the water it's sure to be a great ride for everyone.
Surrey Hills Li'l Darlin
Melbourne Cup Day Packages Join the fun of the Melbourne Cup with awesome options on food and drinks with ticketed packages. Can you back a winner! See you Tuesday!
Circular Quay Sir Stamford
Cup Day Glam with High Tea A glamourous Melbourne Cup treated to luxury High Tea fun and festive fair. Dress to impress.
Manly Wharf Bar
Melbourne Cup Three course Melbourne Cup Lunch. Big Screens to watch the races and cheer. Fashions on the Field and Cup Sweeps with prizes.
Sydney The Morrison
Melbourne Cup Day Lunch Long Melbourne Cup Day Lunch. Three course share menu and beverage package.
Sydney Bungalow 8
Melbourne Cup Day Lunch Melbourne Cup Day Lunch celebration. Packaged party for all to enjoy with big screens to show the races from Flemington.
Darling Harbour Cargo
Cup Day Celebrations Giddy up fun at Cargo this Melbourne Cup Day for a Cup Day Lunch. You'll be treated to a 3 Hour Canapes and Beverage Package.
Darling Harbour Henley's
Horsin' Around! Enjoy a Melbourne Cup Day Lunch dining at Henley's King St Wharf. You'll be treated to fabulous lunch main meal. Celebrate the race that stops a nation and watch all the action from this harbourside location. Plus don't forget to get in on the cup day fun and dress to impress.

Tell us About your Sydney Melbourne Cup Day Event

Post Cup Carnival there are more Big Days in Sydney

Once the Spring Carnival horse racing is over the party people start to think towards the big days of summer, about Christmas, Boxing Day and the Biggest of the Big Days, New Year's Eve. To checkout ideas for Christmas Parties and Christmas Day Lunches see Christmas Day Sydney!

NYE Sydney! is another bucket list item not to be missed and after Cup Day, New Year's Eve is not far away. See for all the best NYE events in Sydney.