The Lexus Melbourne Cup is coming to Sharks!
Each year, the Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour celebrates the heroes and stories intrinsically linked to the 158-year old race and its contribution to the nation’s historical and cultural heritage.
The 18-carat gold Lexus Melbourne Cup trophy visits various destinations in an effort to unite communities by engaging councils, schools, hospitals, aged-care homes and racing groups in events to raise funds for local causes.
On Friday, 9 August, Southport Sharks welcomes the Cup.
From 5pm // main stage: with selfie opportunities for a gold coin donation.
– All donations will go to Friends With Dignity, a community organisation that assists men, women and children who have been displaced by domestic violence.
From 6pm // Carmody’s: the cup will move to Carmody’s with special guest Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour Ambassador John Letts – 1972 & 1980 dual Melbourne Cup winning jockey, and a career spanning almost 30-years.
The dinner is $120 per person for a three-course dinner accompanied by specially chosen Seppelt Wines. Seppelt has been at the forefront of Australian winemaking for over 160 years, in the Barossa.
Please phone reception on (07) 5532 1155.
T&Cs apply. Pre-payment is required at the time of booking.