There is only one place to be on Melbourne Cup Day, Tuesday 5 November, and that’s at your favourite Club! Catch all the race day action live on the big screens at Twin Towns, 1st on Wharf, Club Banora and Twin Towns Juniors. Here’s a snapshot of what’s happening around the Clubs on Cup Day.

MELBOURNE CUP LUNCHEON IN VISIONS

Throw on your best frock, pop on a hat or fascinator, and be there when the champagne flows at the most glamourous Cup Day celebration on the Tweed. The annual Currumbin Coolangatta Tweed Inc Rotary Club’s Melbourne Cup Luncheon gets underway in Visions on the Mantra side of Twin Towns from 11am Qld.

The sumptuous buffet-style luncheon includes chicken, beef, pork and fish, with all the trimmings including dessert. There will be sweepstakes, raffles, prizes for the best dressed female and male guest, best ladies headwear, and the ‘hotly contested’, best-dressed couple. Tickets for the Melbourne Cup Luncheon are $59.50 per person and on sale now at Twin Towns Booking Office. Phone 1800 014 014 or visit www.twintowns.com.au

MELBOURNE CUP AT THE STAGE

Gallop into The Stage on Level 1 at Twin Towns from 11.30am Qld for all the excitement of the race that stops the nation. The fun gets underway 11.30am Qld and continues through to 4pm Qld with the hostess with the mostest, Danielle Goullet, who presents Delisch Band, live music, fun and games throughout the day. There will be raffles with hundreds of dollars in prizes to be won, sweepstakes, as well as prizes for Best Dressed female, male and best fascinator.

MELBOURNE CUP AT CLUB BANORA

From 11am NSW, popular entertainer Davo will take you through the morning and into the afternoon, with music and laughs, the big race, and all the races in between. You may not back a winner on the day but try your luck on the raffles or the sweepstakes. There will be hundreds of dollars in prizes to be won, as well as prizes for Best Dressed female, male and best fascinator.

1ST ON WHARF

Share the racing excitement and atmosphere at 1st on Wharf, with full TAB, big screens, meals and snacks. Members lunch specials including a free beer, wine, spritzer or soft drink from $16* ($18 visitors). Open from 10am Qld.

TWIN TOWNS JUNIORS

Relax and enjoy Melbourne Cup with the locals. Racing on the screens throughout the day. Meals available from Wok, Chop & Grill including lunch specials.

*Conditions apply