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2019 MELBOURNE CUP
CARNIVAL CRUISE

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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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YOUR MELBOURNE CUP CRUISE INCLUSIONS & ACTIVITIES

GENERAL ADMISSION TO Lexus Melbourne Cup Day

PLUS Transfers to and from Flemington Racecourse

GENERAL ADMISSION TO KENNEDY OAKS DAY

Exclusive to Carnival Cruise Line (transfers included)

BETTING MASTERCLASSES

Learn how to navigate the form guide & place your bets like a pro with Damian Kelly

EXCLUSIVE DEGUSTATION DINNER

PRIZES FOR "BEST DRESSED" AND "MOST CREATIVE" OUTFITS

BLOODY MARY RECOVERY BRUNCH*

MELBOURNE CUP EDITION MAD HATTERS HIGH TEA*

Q&A Sessions with Racing Personalities

* Additional Charges Apply

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WELL-KNOWN RACING EXPERTS WILL SHARE STORIES AND TIPS

Keep checking back for more additions to our racing line-up:

Damian Kelly

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.

Jim Cassidy

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

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.


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.

Deborah Hutton

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

Naomi Bell

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.

SERENA LINDEMAN

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.