Brisbane’s Best Cup Day Parties

5 Minutes October 21st, 2021
Brisbane's Best Melb Cup Parties

The biggest day of the Australian racing calendar is just around the corner, so we’ve lined up what we think are the top 4 finishers for Melbourne Cup Day parties here in Brisbane!

With race day packages aplenty, no matter your style, you’re sure to find the perfect event for you and your mates.

So bust out those fascinators and dust off your suit, we’re heading to the races!

Happy customers enjoying the sun on Riverland balcony

Reserve A Spot, Riverside

Kicking things off riverside, Riverland is renowned for being the place to be when it comes to big Brissy events!
Riverfire, NYE… and now Melbourne Cup!

They’ve got all your food & bev needs covered, with awesome package deals starting at only $120pp, including drinks packages and vouchers for their massive range of food vendors so you’ll 100% be spoilt for choice.

Couple that up with live racing all day, fashions on the field,  unobstructed river views, and priority bar service, you can really live it up like a VIP this cup day.

Spots are filling up so reserve your spot riverside before they fill up!


Waterloo Hotel Terrace interior

Party At A Brisbane Landmark

No matter your style, the folks at Waterloo Hotel have you covered for a Cup Day packages!

Feel like keeping nimble?
Pick up their cocktail party package, with roving canapes on the terrace & 2-hour beverage package!

Heels starting to hurt?
Take a seat and enjoy a 3-course sit-down lunch & 2-hour beverage package.

With live music all day, a dedicated TAB on-site, and every heartstopping race shown live and loud on their massive range of flatscreens, this is race day excitement at its best.

Seats are very limited, so click below to book in a spot!


Girls cheering with champagne

Great Value, Great Vibes

Spent all your money on fascinators or 12-leg multis?

Head just south of the river to Lord Stanley Hotel for one of the best valued Melbourne Cup days the city has to offer!

What do you get for your hard-earned cash?

For only $90, indulge in our 3hr all-inclusive food & beverage package including a delicious selection of canapes, including fresh oysters, mushroom and parmesan arancini, and pulled pork and apple sliders!

What’s more, you won’t miss a second of the action with our TAB showing every race on the big screen.

At this price, tickets are going quick so pick up yours below!


Melbourne cup celebrations

The Local's Pick, For Good Reason

Whoever said the ‘burbs are boring’ has clearly never been to The Kenmore. They’re pulling out all the stops for yet another stellar Melbourne Cup Day event!

Pick up a glass of bubbles or beer as your roll in, and prep for this Melbourne Cup bonanza with a photo booth hampers for best dressed & best fascinator, and so much more.

They definitely haven’t skipped on the offers either, with their packages starting at $99pp!

Don’t delay, pick up you and your mates a ticket before they run out.


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