2018 Wingatui Melbourne Cup Day

Wingatui Melbourne Cup Day in Dunedin is an annual event not to be missed! Each year it continues to get better and is now one of the most social occasions on the Dunedin Events Calendar. It is not just the race that stops Australia – it stops Dunedin too!

Ticketing options to suit everyone’s needs you’re guaranteed to get as close to the race track as possible. Scroll down for more information about all your ticket options.

LINDAUER WINNING POST LOUNGE

Watch all the action from the best seat in the house! The Winning Post Lounge is your traditional indoor race day dining experience. Situated in the main grandstand it provides a brilliant view of the track and birdcage as the jockeys mount their rides. The ticket includes a reserved seat in the Winning Post Lounge, canapes on arrival, 2 course meal, race book, TAB facilities and 3 beverage vouchers.

$170 per person

STEINLAGER TURF CLUB

Looking for something a little more relaxed whilst still enjoying the comfort of corporate hospitality? Then the Steinlager Turf Club is the place for you. Watch as the horses cross the winning post from the elevated view of the Turf Club. Continuous finger food service throughout the day, beverage on arrival, race book, exclusive bar and TAB facilities ensures a great day at the races.

$130 per person

THE BAGHDAD NOTE BALCONY 

Set in the grandstand above the finishing straight it is the perfect place to enjoy the day whilst undercover. The TAB is just behind you and so is the Baghdad Note bar should you run out during the day.

Package includes:

5 Entry tickets and reserved seats on the balcony
5 Race books
Gourmet packed lunch
Afternoon tea dessert plus

Inseat drinks package:

15 x speights
5 x light beer
1 x bottle sparkling wine
5 x bottles water
5 x assorted soft drink and juices
5 x assorted crisps and nuts

$500 per group

THE BLACK CAVIAR VILLAGE*

The Black Caviar Village is set on the finishing straight with sweeping views of the course and winning post, where you will enjoy the great atmosphere of the Black Caviar Village.

This Village is perfect for getting a group of mates together or hosting clients in your own private marquee. The big screen in front of the Village will ensure you don’t miss any of the action around the track and with live music, this is sure to be the best marquee spot on course.

Maxi Marquee
6x6m $1,900

Includes:

Entry tickets for 30 people
30 Race books
2 Round tables and 20 chairs
Trestle table

Optional extras:

Bar leaner $25
Umbrella $25
Additional entry tickets $25 (limit 10 tickets)
Marquee upgrade (includes flooring and heater) $350

* This is a strictly ticketed village. Each village will have their own TAB & Bar Facilities with the option to pre-order beverages at a reduced rate.

WHO SHOT THEBARMAN VILLAGE* 

See all the horses as they round the bend and come along the finishing straight. The Who Shot Thebarman Village is another great option to host clients or to come along to the races with your friends and enjoy the surroundings of your own private marquee.

Maxi Marquee
6x6m $1,800

Includes:

Entry tickets for 30 people
30 Race books
2 Round tables and 20 chairs
Trestle table.

Optional extras:

Bar leaner $25
Umbrella $25
Additional entry tickets $25 (limit 10 tickets)
Marquee upgrade (includes flooring and heater) $350

* This is a strictly ticketed village. Each village will have their own TAB & bar facilities with the option to pre-order beverages at a reduced rate.

BIRDCAGE MINI MARQUEE* 3x3m $600 Sold Out

Looking for something smaller but don’t want to miss out on the racing? Purchase a marquee next to the birdcage!

Marquees include tickets for 10 people, 10 race books, table and 10 chairs, TAB and bar facilities on the inside of the course.

Optional extras:

Bar leaner $25
Umbrella $25
Additional entry tickets $25 (limit 3 tickets)

* This is a strictly ticketed village. Each village will have their own TAB & bar facilities with the option to pre-order beverages at a reduced rate.

GENERAL ADMISSION  $25.00

Spend the day outside on lawn or in one of the many public areas at Wingatui with easy access to bars, grandstand seating and betting facilities.

Children under 16 free

STUDENT VILLAGE by Gravity Events

More information coming soon….

 

Refined Rig Fashions in the Fields

A highlight at every Wingatui Melbourne Cup Day and this year there are some great prizes up for grabs! To enter simply head to the Refined Rig Fashions Marquee and register prior to Race 2. Judging will commence after Race 3.

All entrants will receive a goodie bag to take home with them.

 

* This event is strictly NO BYO. All ticket prices are GST inclusive.