Where to spend the Melbourne Cup in NZ

Can’t get across the ditch for race day? Never fear, Champagne Mumm has you covered.

The excitement of Australia’s most prestigious race day will be alive and well in New Zealand next month. Champagne Mumm, as the official Champagne of the Melbourne Cup Carnival for the seventh year in a row, will bring stylish and high energy celebrations to Kiwi shores.

On November 1st, the iconic Champagne house will turn on the festivities at Ellerslie Racecourse, Soul Bar & Bistro, Harbourside Ocean Bar Grill, Botswana Butchery and Longroom and a number of other outlets across the country.

Attendees can expect a vibrant day complete with entertainment to run throughout the day and right into the evening.

Check out various location details below:

Date: Tuesday 1st November, 2016
Time: 11.30am – 9.30pm
Price: from $50.00 to $250.00
Status: The Cuvee and Silks tickets are now sold out. Ascot Stand, Garden Party and Presidents Suite areas still have tickets available.
Bookings: Click here  

Soul Bar & Bistro
Date: Tuesday 1st November, 2016
Time: 12pm - 5.30pm
Price: $175pp includes glass of Champagne Mumm, 4 course lunch. TAB on site and entry into all games.
Status: Event tickets are now sold out. The venue opens to the public for the after party with DJ.
Bookings: 09 356 7249

Harbourside Ocean Bar Grill & Botswana Butchery
Date: Tuesday 1st November
Time: 12pm – until late
Price: $ 150pp (sold in tables of 10) includes a glass of Champagne Mumm Cordon Rouge on arrival and 4 course lunch. TAB betting terminals on-site and all the racing action on the big screens.
Status: Limited tickets available. The venue opens to the public for the after party with DJs Dave Hull and Murray Sweetpants from 5.30pm till late. 
Bookings: juliet.broom@goodgroup.co.nz - 09 307 0556 or 021 232 0251

Date: Tuesday 1st November, 2016
Time: 3pm - 5.30pm
Price: $110pp includes Mumm Cordon Rouge, Mumm Rosé and Mumm Champagne Cocktails, clam & oyster bar, continuous canapés. DJ and live entertainment and Ponsonby Roads only TAB.
Status: Limited tickets available
Bookings: info@longroom.co.nz