Melbourne Cup Lunch

Cruise aboard thoroughbred cruise ship MV Sydney 2000 for the race that stops a nation on the first Tuesday in November. Great prizes to be won including best dressed, sweeps and lucky door prizes! Enjoy premium 3-course dining with individual table seating and million dollar views. Take a stroll on the top deck, snap a winning selfie and be the envy of your friends and colleagues.

MELBOURNE CUP LUNCH CRUISE - Tuesday 3 November 2020

Sweeps, Raffle & Best Dressed
Free sweep, and great prizes to be won including best dressed, and lucky door prizes - fantastic odds of winning with just a few hundred people onboard!

Club Deck dining and live action 
Enjoy your premium lunch on the expansive Club Deck with the race live broadcast 3.00pm

Star Deck views
The Star Deck on the top of MV Sydney 2000 offers open air 360 degree views of Sydney Harbour 

Sample Program

  • Place your bets prior to boarding at the King St Wharf Mobile TAB
  • 12noon depart from Darling Harbour King St Wharf No.1
  • 12.30pm lunch and horse auctions
  • 2.00-2.30pm prize awards for Best Dressed & Lucky Door
  • 3.00pm race live broadcast

Children Under 18 Years
Please note children under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult on all dining cruises


Accessibility for people with a Disability Policy

Responsible Service of Alcohol Policy


  • 3-course Premium Menu
  • Welcome glass of sparkling wine
  • Best dressed & lucky door prizes to be won 
  • Free sweep
  • Live race day broadcast 
  • Menu

Need to know

  • Tuesday 3 November 2020
  • Event Special - $115 per person
    - Normally $169
    - Limited availability
    - Terms & conditions
  • Optional Extras
    - Guaranteed window seating additional $25pp
  • Place your bets before boarding at the King St Wharf Mobile TAB
  • Download flyer
  • Special Event Conditions
  • Credit Card Fraud Prevention
    - At check-in you will be required to present the credit card used to purchase your cruise online


Departs Darling Harbour King St Wharf No.1
Tuesday 3rd November 2020 12.00 noon. Returns approx. 3.30pm

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Car Parking  Please check your date for road closures 

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100 % approval from 4 responses

9 months ago

Service: Good food and service
Product: More TV s needed throughout the decks.covered area on sure whilst waiting to board

9 months ago

Everything went perfect
The food the cruise tge service
My group were very happy with tge melbourne cup event

9 months ago

Great cruise visually, well run entertainment,with great a la carte meal. Liquor service could have been better.

9 months ago

The Melbourne cup cruise was excellent. The service was exceptional when we asked or ordered a drink etc our waitress satisfied our requests.
The atmosphere was friendly and well set up. The food was very flavoursome and delicious.

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