TURN THE RACE THAT STOPS THE NATION™ INTO THE HOLIDAY OF A LIFETIME!
Travel to Melbourne in style with a variety of onboard activities. Then kick back, relax and recover as we take care of your every need on the cruise home.
Set your sights on the winning post with this unforgettable round trip to the Lexus Melbourne Cup Day. With exclusive special events from Sydney to Melbourne, you'll arrive in time for all the festivities of the Race that Stops the Nation™.
Your ticket includes general admission entry into Flemington on Lexus Melbourne Cup Day (plus transport to and from the racecourse) and general admission entry into Kennedy Oaks Day (transfers included).
Don't forget your frock, fascinator and form guide!
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WELL-KNOWN RACING EXPERTS WILL SHARE STORIES AND TIPS
Keep checking back for more additions to our racing line-up:
Former sports broadcaster and racing enthusiast, Damian Kelly, will be our official Master of Ceremonies and will host a range of events to get cruisers race-ready.
With two Melbourne Cup wins under his saddle, 104 Group One wins to his name and an indictment into both the Australian and New Zealand Racing Halls of Fame, Jim Cassidy is considered one of the most legendary jockeys of our time. Cruisers can get to know Jim through an exclusive Q&A session and photo opportunity onboard.
Wendy Green, owner of 1999 Melbourne Cup winning horse, Rogan Josh, will board Carnival Spirit with her Melbourne Cup to share her inspiring story and give racing enthusiasts the ultimate photo opportunity.
Horse trainer Robert Hickmott has amassed myriad Group 1 wins including two Melbourne Cups, Caulfield, Sydney and Australian Cups. He will offer a behind-the-scenes look at racing from a trainer’s perspective at a very special Q&A session onboard.
FASHIONS ON THE SPIRIT
Up the style stakes with a special Fashions on the Spirit event hosted by well-known media personality Deborah Hutton and showcasing some of the best fashion. Exclusive millinery and styling workshops will also be on offer.
Well-known media personality, TV host, author and former editor of the Australian Women’s Weekly, Deborah Hutton will host Fashions on the Spirit and will be one of the judges of the guest fashion parade
Personal stylist and co-founder of luxe gifting brand My Style Box, Naomi relishes the feeling of styling women in a way that makes them feel confident and beautiful. Naomi will be styling and curating Fashions on the Spirit, judging the guest parade and hosting styling workshops throughout the cruise.
One of Australia’s most established milliners, Serena Lindeman, will be sharing some of her millinary secrets in a hands-on fascinator workshop onboard and will showcase some of her award-winning designs as part of Fashions on the Spirit.