Melbourne Cup Day
Tuesday 3rd November 2020
Melbourne Cup Day
Owners please note, we have a limit of 100 owners passes for this day. Owners must register with the race club after 10am - Friday 30th October to secure tickets for a listed owner and one guest. Call 0265 411699.
Up to 500 persons can now attend our race days however we are still under strict Covid-19 restrictions which need to be observed by all that attend. Bar and Food services are available with limited pre-booked race day packages as well as the Crafty Pit food stall in our grounds. Please remember to be seated at all times when consuming food & drinks. We are required to record the details of all race goers upon entry for Covid-19 compliance. Please click the link below for more information on attending our race days during this Covid-19 period.
Hospitality Option - Burger and Beer Group Package
For those looking for a relaxing spot for the day with the security of having a reserved seat, this package is great for small groups that are burger lovers! Includes:
• Six (6) General Admission Tickets
• Reserved table & seating for up to 6 in our beautiful grounds.
• 6 x Food Vouchers to redeem for your choice of burger - Southern Fried Chicken Burger, American Cheeseburger or Pulled Pork and Slaw Burger
• 6 x Drink Vouchers (Beer, Wine or Soft Drink)
• Bar, Tote and Bookies nearby
• Cost: $190 per table
• Please note, due to Covid restrictions only 6 people can sit at a table.
Race Day Details
Gates Open: 11.30am
Gate Entry: Sold Out!
First Race: 1.15pm
Last Race: 5.51pm
Melbourne Cup: 3:00 pm
Local 7 Race Program
What you can bring
Fold up chairs, picnic rugs and food can be brought into the grounds.
Water must be in sealed (un-opened) bottles. NO GLASS!
No BYO Alcohol or Soft Drinks. No marquees or other structures allowed.
Security inspect all bags that enter the grounds.
Getting to Skellatar Park
Unfortunately we are unable to run courtesy buses this year however there are transport options listed below for your consideration. We encourage you to call and book early for these services. For those coming from the Lower Hunter, the train schedule is quite convenient arriving to Muswellbrook mid morning and leaving Muswellbrook after the races. Hunter Line Rail Info
Transport ServicesUpper Hunter Ride Share - 0418 376 016
Movin' - 0437 099 422
Muswellbrook Taxis - (02) 6543 2700