Celebrate Melbourne Cup Day 2023 at Shell House
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Get ready to experience the glamour, excitement and thrill of Australia’s most prestigious horse racing event at Shell House.
Join us for an unforgettable Melbourne Cup Day celebration on Tuesday 7th November 2023.
Dress to impress in your finest race day attire to take part in our Fashions on the Field competition for a chance to win fabulous prizes.
All guests will receive complimentary access to the Official After Party in Sky Bar featuring special guest entertainment.
4-course shared menu by Culinary Director Joel Bickford & Head Chef Laurent Rippoles
Scallop toast, fried garlic
Chicken liver bigne, crema de Montenegro
Smoked tomato bread, aged balsamic
Stracciatella, piel de sapo, mustard seed
Raw lamb, pistachio, turnip
Steamed coral trout, mussels, carrot, orange wine
Porchetta, green olive, anchovy, oregano
Radicchio, black grape, gorgonzola
Russet potato, white onion, caper
Limoncello, smoked vanilla, semolina
Doors open 12pm, last booking at 2pm
$125 per person includes a spritz on arrival
Dining Room & Terrace
5-course shared menu by Culinary Director Joel Bickford & Head Chef Aaron Ward
Potato, scallop, caviar
Cucumber, horseradish, chives
Whole wheat sourdough, cultured butter
Tuna crudo, mandarin, buckwheat, chilli
Leek, smoked sour cream, hazelnut, sheeps milk fetta
Tortellini, duck, burnt onion, pecorino
Coral trout, peas, nettles, preserved lemon
Wagyu beef, taleggio, radicchio, cipollini onion
Dutch cream potato, mustard
Burnt honey parfait, macadamia, chocolate
Lemon, olive oil, yuzushu
Doors open 11.30am, last lunch booking at 1pm
$250 per person includes a glass of Champagne on arrival
Open-air canapé party perched high above the bustling Sydney City streets
Smoked salmon, dill, caper
Potato, scallop, chive
Lamb kofta, yoghurt, lemon, flatbread
Pork and fennel sausage roll
Spiced pumpkin doughnut
Onion, potato bhaji, yoghurt
Prawn toast, sesame, lime
Lobster, celery, parsley, aioli, shredded lettuce, milk bread roll
Canapé party 12.30pm to 3pm
$150 per person inclusive of a selection of beverages & canapés
Private party in the Clocktower
Want the entire Clocktower Bar to yourselves? We’re thrilled to offer this space to one very special group to celebrate Melbourne Cup 2023 in the Clocktower Bar, exclusively.
Think Champagne, lobster and caviar amongst a sea of familiar, smiling faces. Enquire with our Events Team for further details.
All guests will receive complimentary access to the Official After Party in Sky Bar.
The After Party
Continue the celebration late into the night with our Official After Party kicking off straight after the race and featuring a stellar line up of Sydney’s best selectors soundtracking your day into night.
3.30pm til close.
Complimentary access for all ticket holders.