Melbourne Cup in Sydney

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Melbourne Cup Day

Tickets to Shelbourne Hotel’s Melbourne Cup events have sold out. The venue will be closed to the public until 3:30pm when we reopen doors for the annual after party.

Our TAB is accessible via Sussex St all day, from 8am.


Melbourne Cup After Party

Saddle up for the greatest party in town! Keep the festivities and champagne flowing into the night in the Market Street Garden, with live DJ playing old skool tunes after the race until late.

Meet up with your friends and colleagues after the race for celebratory drinks. Whether you’ve watched the race in the office, been out for lunch or were a guest at an event hosted here at Shelbourne Hotel, everyone is welcome to party with us. This is the place to be from 3:30pm!

$11 Aperol Spritz

Free Entry from 3:30pm. No reservations required.

Please note the venue is closed to the public for a sold out cocktail party until 3:30pm. Our TAB is open via Sussex St from 8am. 


TAB ACCESS all day from 8am

The TAB will be open from 8am via Sussex St and accessible all day.

The remainder of the venue is closed to the public with access only open to ticket holders prior to 3:30pm. The venue will reopen to the public for the after party from 3:30pm.