Saddle up and Gather 'round, race enthusiasts, as we gear up for the most exhilarating and opulent event of the year - The Melbourne Cup at The Prince Consort!
It's time to unleash your inner glamour with dazzling fascinators and bold bowties. Get ready to witness a spectacle like no other, where delectable dishes, crafty cocktails, and an electrifying Melbourne Cup Afterparty in Brisbane will take centre stage.
Step into our prestigious Parlour Bar and bask in the glory of The Garden Bar - an outdoor oasis that will transport you to the heart of the race. With a massive state-of-the-art outdoor stadium screen, multiple TAB terminals, multiple top-notch bars, and screens galore, you'll be immersed in the heart-pounding action without missing a single moment.
With every ticket sold, we are contributing $3 to Life with Horses to support our beloved retired racehorse, Prince Brinky, in his remarkable rehabilitation. Despite facing some challenging injuries during his racing career, we are thrilled to be part of his transformation into a blissful retirement, all thanks to your support and generosity. Together, we are making a tangible difference in Prince Brinky's life, ensuring he gets the care and love he deserves for the rest of his days. Join us in this noble cause, as we unite to create a brighter future for our magnificent four-legged friend.
Your ticket to this luxurious affair grants you access to a day of pure indulgence. Starting from 11:30 AM (doors open at 10:00 AM), you'll embark on a 4-hour journey of epic proportions.
Quench your thirst with a selection of premium beverages that'll leave you feeling like royalty.
Champagne courtesy of G.H Mumm Champagne
Mouthwatering cocktails like Aperol Spritz, frozen Margaritas, Old Fashions, French Martinis
Exquisite Wines; Little Angel Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough NZ, Howard Park Chardonnay WA, Bouchard Aine & Fils Rose FR, Rouleur Pinot Noir VIC, Torbreck Shiraz SA.
For the non-alcoholic enthusiasts, fear not, as Lyres will tantalise your taste buds with their crafted mock-tails.
As for the culinary delights, be prepared to indulge in a gastronomic adventure of a lifetime.
Oyster station and roaming oysters
Yiros station including chicken, lamb, & falafel
Lamb Biriyani station, with saffron rice, poached sultanas, coriander, yoghurt
Grazing Station including cured meats, assorted cheese, fruits, and locally sauced condiments.
- Coconut & Lime Crumbed Fish Tacos, with avocado mousse & tomato salsa
- Harissa Shredded Chicken Taco, with shredded lettuce, corn salsa, sour cream & coriander lime gremolata
Potato Hash Cakes with mushroom ketchup & Grana Pandana powder
Double Smoked Salmon Pate Vol au Vent & Salmon Pearls
Sun-dried Tomato & Pumpkin Arancini, with basil verde
Spanish Spinach Croquette, Smoked Romesco
Salt & Pepper Chicken Bites, with lime & coriander mayonnaise
Wagyu Beef, with sliced spanish onion, swiss cheese, BBQ & american mustard
Karaage Chicken, with pickle slaw & chilli lime mayonnaise
Mushroom Shawarma, with raw tahini, shredded lettuce & zhug
New England Shrimp Roll, with burnt butter mayonnaise, compressed celery & dill
As the sun sets and the races conclude, the party is far from over. The festivities will soar to new heights with Brisbane's Official Melbourne Cup Afterparty, featuring the sensational live performances of Imessa (Live), Brisbane's best 5-piece party band. You'll groove to the beats and dance the night away, celebrating the thrill of the races and the unforgettable memories made.
Prepare to dazzle the crowd with your impeccable style in our 2023 Fashions on the Field. Strut your stuff and stand a chance to win fabulous prizes fit for champions. Make-Up touch-ups will be at your service throughout the event, ensuring you look your best from start to finish.
So, what are you waiting for?
Secure your place at this extravagant celebration of sport, luxury, and entertainment. The Melbourne Cup at The Prince Consort promises an extraordinary experience you won't want to miss. Get ready to witness the race that stops the nation in the grandest fashion imaginable!