Cruise to the Melbourne Cup 2022

The race that stops the nation awaits!


Grab your finest race day gear, practice your champaign sipping, and get the form guide ready, as you make the most of our fun Melbourne Cup cruises in 2022. There really is no better way to watch the race that stops a nation, than with a six-day Melbourne Cup cruise.

Spend three days at sea enjoying the race day activities, and then let your hair down with general admission tickets and transfers to the hallowed Flemington Racecourse. And you’ll have a lot of fun getting there and back, aboard the Carnival Splendor from the magnificent Sydney Harbour. Book today to ensure you get a run on our Melbourne Cup cruises in 2022.

Commonly Asked Questions

What is a Melbourne Cup cruise?

Melbourne Cup cruises in 2022 are the perfect way to experience one of Australia’s favourite events, and do it in style. The Melbourne Cup carnival is the social event of the year, and 2022 will be no different. Celebrate everything there is to love about race day with our Melbourne Cup 2022 packages which include:

Should I go on a Melbourne Cup cruise in 2022?

If you love your racing and you love your cruising, there’s no reason not to go on one of our Melbourne Cup cruises in 2022. In fact, you can do both on our Melbourne Cup cruises, with a heap of activities on the journey from Sydney to Melbourne, including:

Where can I book a Melbourne Cup Cruise?

You can book on our cruise seach page. Simply click on the cruise details to find out more, including pricing and cruise dates.

Where does the Melbourne Cup cruise sail from?

Our Melbourne Cup cruises in 2022 depart from Sydney aboard the Carnival Splendor. There’s no better way to start off your Spring Carnival than sailing through the magnificent Sydney Harbour.

What to pack for a Melbourne Cup cruise?

With three days in Melbourne, and three days at sea, packing for one of our Melbourne Cup cruises in 2022 is all about you. All six days are about fun and adventure, with more then 45 activities to enjoy onboard, and plenty to do when you arrive. And don’t forget your race day best.