Melbourne Cup at The Island

Event Date : 07 November 2017 12:00 pm

How to get there


Ride the G: to Cavill Avenue station. The Island is a short stroll away.

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The Island is one of the newest boutique hotels on the Gold Coast and is gearing up for a Melbourne Cup to remember! The Island is situated in the heart of Surfers Paradise and is the perfect gathering place for guests of all ages to stay, play and relax. The Island is fast becoming a staple for those wanting to socialise and celebrate in style, from the open-air Rooftop with expansive views of the Surfers CBD through to the elegant and sophisticated ground-level bar – not to mention the soon to be completed Penthouse Level 12 event space with 360 degree views of the Gold Coast. And we are turning it all on this Melbourne Cup!

Join us for the biggest day in the racing calendar as The Island hosts a spectacular Melbourne Cup affair across three stunning levels.

With MC Liz Cantor, fashions on the field, fabulous prizes and giveaways, live entertainment and roaming performers across the venue and all the racing action on the big screens.

There are 2 packages to choose from, so head to the website and pick your favourite; THE ISLAND COCKTAIL PARTY or LEVEL 12 PENTHOUSE GALA SIT DOWN LUNCHEON.