TO CELEBRATE THE
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.
Including special Fashions on the Spirit event with surprise guest host, millinery and styling workshops.
Exclusive Degustation Dinner*
With special guest
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 EMIRATES MELBOURNE CUP plus
Transfers to and from Flemington Racecourse
GENERAL ADMISSION TO CROWN OAKS DAY
Exclusive to Carnival Cruise Line (transfers extra)
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.
Then kick back, relax and recover, as we take care of your every need on the cruise home.
Want a little more adventure?
If shopping isn’t your shopping bag, there’s plenty of other stuff to keep you busy. If you’re a sports nut check out the famous MCG. You can discover why Victoria is called the ‘Garden State’ or you can just jump on a tram and get lost in the maze of laneways and much, much more! Find out more »