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Melbourne Cup 2017

Where will you celebrate the race that stops the nation?

Melbourne Cup by the beachdiggies

Come and enjoy all the fun of Melbourne Cup with beach views beside you.

With a glass of Champagne on arrival and oysters fresh from the south coast. Followed by a delicious four course meal and four hour drinks package to keep you full and having fun before the race starts.

There will also be Fashions by the Beach, prizes from Quay Supply and Frolic, as well as a Melbourne Cup sweep and Horse Auction.

Get a group of friends together and join them!

Where: Diggies North Beach Wollongong
When: 7th November 2017
Cost: $145 pp.
Contact: P. 4258 3400
Bookings are essential.

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Melbourne Cup at City Beach 

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Celebrate in style this Melbourne Cup Day at the stunning beachside location!

Package Includes: They’ll get the day started with a Champagne reception and dumpling bar on the balcony. Followed by an exquisite four course lunch, which is a perfect way to sample their new menu created by Executive Chef Paul Hamilton.

The event includes a four hour beverage package; so you can enjoy unlimited sparkling, wine, beer, cider and soft drinks. They’ll be streaming all the race day action live across two huge screens. Take the opportunity to place your main race bets with their dedicated tab runner.

Dress to impress as there will be sweeps and prizes for best dressed and best head piece. Their stunning theming and photo op area promise a beautiful photo finish!

Where: City Beach Function Centre
When: 7th November, 12pm – 4pm
Cost: $129 pp.
Contact: P. 4228 3188
Bookings are essential.

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Melbourne cup luncheon at Towradgi TBH

It's that time of year again!

Melbourne Cup is where the best come out to play, in fact, it is the 'race that stops the nation'.
So take a break from your usual Tuesday activities and celebrate this event that only happens once a year!!!

This year Towradgi Beach Hotel is here to celebrate the most prestigious Thoroughbred horse race with you:
Fresh Seafood Buffet and Carvery Buffet; Drink on arrival; Prizes for best dressed; Presented by Yellowtail; Sweeps;
Full TAB Facilities; Watch all the action on their Big Screens, Live and Loud!

Bookings essential! Call now to book in and celebrate the 'Race That Stops the Nation'

Where: Towradgi Beach Hotel
When: 7th November from 11:30am
Cost: $69 pp.
Contact: P. 4283 3588
Bookings are essential.

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Melbourne Cup at Novotel Wollongong Novotel

Dress up for a day at the races and a deluxe luncheon on The Deck overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

Indulge in champagne cocktails and canapés on arrival before treating yourself to a deluxe seafood buffet and four hours beverage service.

The day will feature entertainment and giveaways for those going above and beyond with their outfits and hats before the race that stops the nation plays out on the big screens.

Back a winner and purchase some sweepstakes!

*Please Note: There will be no onsite TAB facilities. This service is no longer available.

Where: Novotel North Beach Wollongong
When: 7th November , 12pm- 4:30pm
Cost: $135 pp / $125 Accor Plus Members
Contact: P. 4224 3111
Bookings are essential.

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Melbourne Cup Lunch at Sage Hotel

Ladies and Gentlemen of the Illawarra, put on your finest fashion for the race that stops the nation! Melbourne Cup at Sage
Enjoy a stunning fashion show from Get Dressed Hire, Canapes and four course lunch, four hour beverage package, Fun sweeps, prizes for best dressed, live race coverage.

Get a group together! VIP table packages are also available (limited numbers).
Support the chosen charity, KidzWish with raffles and auctions.

Where: Sage Hotel Wollongong
When: 7th November, 12pm – 4pm
Cost: $125 per person
Contact: ph. 4201 2111

Bookings are essential.
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