There is only one place you have to be in Canberra on Tab.com.au Melbourne Cup day - Thoroughbred Park.
There is only one place you have to be in Canberra on Tab.com.au Melbourne Cup day - Thoroughbred Park. The Tab.com.au Melbourne Cup Race Day is one of the biggest social events of the year for racing fans, socialites and fashionista's alike, who will witness the running of the Tab.com.au Melbourne Cup on the big screen in Flemington whilst surrounded by the atmosphere and excitement of local racing.
The iconic tab.com.au Melbourne Cup Race day is the perfect opportunity to network with clients, entertain guests or socialise with friends and work collegaues and Thoroughbred Park have a range of hospitality options to choose from to suit all budgets.
The Fashions on the Field will be run on the day with great prizes and is the perfect opportunity for you to "release your inner show pony"! Click here for more information.
Tickets: Tickets are available at the gate or you can pre-purchase through Ticketek online or at a Ticketek agency (Booking fees apply for both options). Tickets are not available for purchase from the race course administration office. For further information please phone 02 6204 0000.
*Children's Tickets (12 -17): tickets must be purchased by a parent or legal guardian. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a Parent or Legal Guardian. Strict ID checks will be in place at time of ticket purchase and on the day. Wristbands will be required as proof of id check.
**Members: Members only are permitted to purchase up to 2 (two) additional Members' Enclosure tickets. (All prices include GST). Any member who joins within 2 months of any major race meeting is not entitled to purchase additional Members' Enclosure tickets. Please note price below does not include general admission.
Become a member today to receive the benefits of Thoroughbred Park membership. Young, Full & Senior memberships available. No new memberships will be able to be purchased on Melbourne Cup Day itself.
CATCH THE BUS!
On Tuesday 1 November ACTION will be providing free charted services from Thoroughbred Park to the City Bus Station between 4.00pm and 7.30pm. Routes 56, 57 and 58 will be diverted down to Thoroughbred Park, and the Red Rapid 200 series will stop at the corner of Flemington and Randwick Roads. More information is available on the ACTION website. www.action.act.gov.au
GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETING INFORMATION
What Tab.com.au Melbourne Cup Race Day 2016
When Tuesday 1 November 2016
Time Gates open 10.30am.
Local racing from approximately 1pm.
Tickets can be purchased online through Ticketek or at a Ticketek agency
Booking fees apply for both options.
At the gate on the day
Aged Pensioners: $5 (At gate or agency only. ID Card must be sighted.)
Childrens (12-17): $15 (Conditions apply*see Ticketing Information)
Members: General admission is free
Members' Enclosure: $50 + Admission (Conditions apply** see Ticketing Information))