Discover Melbourne Cup Day at Clifford Park
IT’S THE RACE THAT STOPS A NATION
It’s that time of year again and Australia is simply buzzing with excitement in anticipation of the iconic Melbourne Cup.
Racecourses and venues all over the country are getting in on the action and offering all kinds of opportunities to enjoy the big day.
Clifford Park racecourse is no different, making sure Toowoomba residents can get a taste of local horse racing at its finest, while watching the drama of the Melbourne Cup unfold on the big screen.
A general admission ticket gets you onto the front lawn for a more casual experience, with access to the main bar and bistro.
Watch the live racing action and keep an eye on the big screen to follow the events at Flemington.
Dress to impress and enter the Grand Central Fashions on the Field for your chance to win some spending money and other tantalising prizes.
For racegoers hoping to celebrate the Melbourne Cup in style, there is the VIP Trackside Dining Experience.
VIPS will dine in the new Clive Berghofer Grande Atrium, enjoying a three-course meal.
Canapes and a glass of Stella or Moët will be served on arrival, followed by an alternate-drop main course and dessert.
VIP punters will have access to the TOTE and a Funny Money Bookie, and Kent Tonscheck will be providing live entertainment throughout the day.
The JJ Atkins Terrace will host racegoers for a two-course meal and great trackside viewing.
In the Winning Post function space, racegoers can enjoy a four-hour canape package and a glass of Pimm’s on arrival, taking in all the action from their own reserved space with private bar facilities.