parking available for all guests. For those keen to sit back, relax and enjoy the spring sunshine then the Gordon’s Backyard package is for you. Indulge in a premium four-hour Perrier-Jouët Champagne drinks package, as well as a plethora of hot and cold canapes, fresh and cooked seafood, and delicious desserts throughout the day. Your four-hour premium beverage package will include Shaw & Smith wines, Kreglinger sparkling, and a range of beers and ciders. This underground late night party palace will be hosting live DJ’s and a special guest saxophonist to keep the festivities flowing before and after the big race is broadcasted live from Flemington! Without further ado, here’s our list of Brisbane’s best venues in which to celebrate Melbourne Cup on Tuesday, November 3. Oh, and did we mention they’ll be slinging mimosas, spritzes, and jugs of Pimms from the bar!? Their new undercover deck makes for the perfect spot to enjoy the Melbourne Cup action, while soaking up the bush surrounds. Be sure to book your table here before tickets run out! Save Melbourne Cup, Cloudland to your collection. The menu is full of faves, like a refreshing kingfish ceviche with warm tortillas to start, followed by a Fraser Isle spanner crab omelette with green papaya, crispy shallots, and a herb salad. Experience Melbourne Cup from the comfort of your home, local park, or even office, with Treasury Brisbane’s takeaway high tea package! Other menu highlights include the King George whiting with leek, potato, and truffles, and Ossau-Iraty with savoury blueberries and soft herbs to finish. Brewers Feed Me package $89pp, click here to secure your tickets. Let your troubles melt like lemon drops and indulge in the sweet deliciousness of an oh-so-stylish Melbourne Cup soirée with one of their four package deals. Platters are also available for pre-order, loaded up with fresh seafood, antipasti, cheeses, or sweet canapés. While things will be a little different (and socially distant) this year, catch us (if you can) dropping into all of these delicious venues this Melbourne Cup! Comments. The Veuve Clicquot package (at $199pp) is a taste of luxury, with three hours of flowing Veuve, premium wines and beers PLUS a three-course meal with divine options like gin-and-blueberry cured kingfish with grapefruit, squid ink and caviar, and a Rangers Valley Wagyu fillet with truffle mash, oyster mushroom and red wine jus. THE BIRDCAGE AT THE WAREHOUSEA seated race day occasion ‘ a cocktail-style event’ in the all new Loft on the top level of the Warehouse. Located along the Brisbane River Foreshore, there is no better backdrop to celebrate the biggest race of the year! Save 2020 Melbourne Cup at Parliament House to your collection. Join the team at Felons for an afternoon of icy cold Felons beer, delicious food and plenty of screens to watch the race! However, the creme de la creme of The Stanford’s Melbourne Cup celebrations is the Riverside Seafood Magic Buffet. Or, simply have a scroll and click on something you like. 3-hour Deluxe Beverage Package included and a complimentary glass of champagne upon arrival on the red carpet from 11.30am.