TRAVEL TO MELBOURNE IN STYLE WITH
A VARIETY OF ONBOARD ACTIVITIES
WELL-KNOWN RACING EXPERTS AND PERSONALITIES WILL SHARE
THEIR STORIES AND TIPS INCLUDING:
Former sports broadcaster and racing enthusiast, Damian Kelly, the official Master of
Ceremonies for 2018.
Darren ‘The Gauch’ Gauci, one of Australia’s most successful jockeys, with over 2500
wins to his name, will give cruisers a look behind the scenes of riding in the Melbourne Cup.
Wendy Green, owner of 1999 Melbourne Cup winning horse, Rogan Josh, will board
Carnival Spirit with her Melbourne Cup trophy to share her inspiring story and give racing enthusiasts
the ultimate photo opportunity.
The “voice of Victorian Racing” for 36 years and renowned Melbourne Cup race caller, Greg Miles
OAM, will make hearts gallop as he runs a Phantom Race Call featuring the legends of the last
24 Melbourne Cups.
Steven King is perhaps best known for riding Let's Elope to victory in the 1991 Caulfield and Melbourne Cups and has 54 Group 1 wins to his name. Since his retirement last year, he has been training and riding horses for legendary horse owner Lloyd Williams.
Fashions on the Spirit
Up the style stakes with special Fashions on the Spirit event hosted by author, journalist and broadcaster
Tracey Spicer and joined by top Australian fashion designers. Plus also join us on board for special
millinery and styling workshops.
Author, journalist and broadcaster Tracey Spicer will be hosting the Fashions on the
Spirit event as well as acting as a guest judge for "Best Dressed" and "Most Creative" outfits
Katie Perry combines her love of fashion with her determination to help men and women
have unshakeable confidence through her fashion label as well as her styling business. Katie Perry will
be styling the Fashions on the Spirit event and offering styling workshops onboard.
Learn to look great from head to toe. Serena Lindeman will be sharing some of her
millinery workshop on board.
Enjoy Leina Broughton garments paraded as part of the Fashions on the Spirit
event, plus spot prizes for some lucky guests. Leina Broughton garments are very proudly made in
Male models will be adorning hats by the Australian-owned and family run Aussie icon,
Akubra on Fashions on
Exclusive Degustation Dinner*
With special guest Wendy Green
Prizes for "Best Dressed" and "Most Creative" outfits
Bloody Mary Recovery Brunch*
Melbourne Cup Edition of Mad Hatters High Tea*
Hosted by Wendy Green
With prizes and racing activities
GENERAL ADMISSION TO LEXUS MELBOURNE CUP plus
Transfers to and from Flemington Racecourse
GENERAL ADMISSION TO KENNEDY OAKS DAY
Exclusive to Carnival Cruise Line (transfers included)
Learn how to place your bets like a pro and how to navigate the form guide with Damian Kelly
All guests will have the chance to purchase additional upgrades. Upgrades for the 2018 Melbourne Cup
will be released early 2018.