WINSEC CUP DAY 2018-02-23T07:59:37+00:00

CUP DAY

Winsec Savings and Loans Wangaratta Cup Day is all about fun and great country racing with $400,000 worth of prizemoney attracting the best jockeys, trainers and horses. Outrageous fun will be had with friends, family, work colleagues or whilst entertaining clients on Wangaratta’s premier race day.

Add to this great fashion, delicious food and drinks, plus the amazing kid’s world, bands and celebrity guests to ensure your Cup Day is action packed.
Helloworld Wangaratta Fashions on the Field will be a highlight with over $5000 worth of prizes across all categories including our Family Fashions on the Field which will be assisted in the judging by our celebrity guest judge.

Winsec Savings and Loans Wangaratta Cup Day is all about fun and great country racing with $400,000 worth of prizemoney attracting the best jockeys, trainers and horses.

Outrageous fun will be had with friends, family, work colleagues or whilst entertaining clients on Wangaratta’s premier race day. Add to this great fashion, delicious food and drinks, plus the amazing kid’s world, bands and celebrity guests to ensure your Cup Day is action packed.

Helloworld Wangaratta Fashions on the Field will be a highlight with over $5000 worth of prizes across all categories including our Family Fashions on the Field which will be assisted in the judging by our celebrity guest judge.

11 award winning King Valley wineries will join local food producers to provide a total regional experience. Within the King Valley Lawn enclosure, race goers will be able to relax in style and experience everything the region has to offer, with local a produce store and some great local themed entertainment throughout the carnival.

The Sam Miranda Wines VIP Marquee-powered by CrownBet will also host a great day of entertainment with Celebrity guests hosting the day to ensure a great day out in style.

Program of Events

Gates open 11am
Carlton Draught Off The Bench Marquee 12-5
Sam Miranda Wines VIP Marquee 12-5
Racing from 12:30pm-5pm
Live Music 2pm-6pm

Fashions on the Field Categories (approx. 3pm, no prior entry required)
– Best Dressed Girl – 12 & Under
– Best Dressed Boy – 12 & Under
– Stax of Accessories Miss Teen Race Goer – 13-17
– Reality Fine Clothing Lady over 40
– Helloworld Wangaratta Family of the Day
– Judds Menswear Best Dressed Gent
– Helloworld Wangaratta Lady of the Day

Purchase your pre-paid general admission online and save money and queuing for a ticket on the day.

Cost:
$15 per adult, Children 16 & Under Free when accompanied by an adult

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Sunday 4th March

Join the Wangaratta Racing Food & Wine Carnival – Wangaratta Cup Day Tour Bus for an unforgettable day experiencing North East Victoria.

Departing early Sunday morning from Southern Cross Station, with Bacon & Egg Rolls provided as you board your luxury coach before heading along the Hume Highway to Wangaratta. First stop will be Sam Miranda wines where you will enjoy wine tasting matched with a selection of local Milawa Cheeses with wine maker Sam Miranda providing an overview of not only Sam Miranda wines, but the entire King Valley wine region. Then head over to the Wangaratta Turf Club to see Country Racing at its best and enjoy the day in the all inclusive Sam Miranda Wines VIP Marquee.

Cost:
Price $230 per person

Package Includes:
– Transport from Melbourne return from Wangaratta
– Goodie bag with offers and unique gifts
– All-inclusive Sam Miranda Wines VIP Marquee package for the day
– Exclusive access to local trainer, jockey or local identities

*The all inclusive package includes your admission into the racecourse, access into your preferred Marquee, a racebook, gourmet finger food selections for the duration of the package as well as a 5 hour beverage package including CUB Beers, Sam Miranda Wines & Prosecco, Ciders and Soft Drinks.

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A day in style at the Winsec Savings & Loans Wangaratta Cup is spent within the Sam Miranda Wines VIP Marquee- powered by CrownBet, offering all of the extras for a great day out. You will be greeted with fantastic Carlton & United Breweries and Sam Miranda Wine beverages on arrival followed by an extensive range of the chefs selection gourmet canapés throughout the afternoon. Our Celebrity host and guest speaker will ensure you don’t miss out on any tips whilst getting insights from Jockeys and trainers throughout the day to make the most of the exclusive Crownbet offers. Big screens in the Marquee along with the prime position with cocktail garden out the front will ensure you do not miss a minute of the on course action.

Cost:
$130 per person or $120 per member

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A great day at the races will always be held in the Carlton Draught Lounge Marquee situated in the exclusive lawn area on the home straight with everything that you need for the day at your fingertips. Exclusive CrownBet offers, with tips and competitions with our racing and sporting personalities hosting the “Front Bar marquee” with big screens and an extensive beer garden at the front so not a moment of the live racing action from Wangaratta will be missed!
Along with racing and sporting media personalities, throughout the day you will graze on extensive gourmet quality finger food, whilst refreshing your thirst responsibly at the front bar with a range of Carlton United Breweries Beverages including Beer & Cider, Sam Miranda Wines, Soft drink and $5 spirits.

Cost:
$120 per person or $110 per member (members book direct with Club)

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Relax within the buzzing atmosphere of the Insite Real Estate King Valley Lawn Enclosure where you will experience what our region has to offer with 11 local wineries represented, local food vendors, along with activities and entertainment throughout the day. Located along the home straight in prime location so you don’t miss a moment of the action.

Cost:$40 per adult, $20 per child.

Includes:Momento Wine Glass, Race course Entry, Race book, Shared seating in exclusive area, $10 Food Vendor Voucher.

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No matter what size group, if you’re looking for your own marquee and want an all-inclusive package then choose the following package:

Cost:$110 per adult, $35 per child.

Includes:
– Your own marquee situated in the Deluxe Marquee enclosure on the home straight, admission into the race course, a race book, tables and chairs, buffet luncheon and a five hour beverage package
– Drinks include beer, cider wine, sparkling, soft drink and $5 spirits all available from the bar in the Deluxe Marquee enclosure

Conditions:
Minimum of 8 people

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No matter what size group, if you’re looking for your own marquee and want to have lunch included and guests can purchase their drinks at one of the handy located bars, this package is for you.

Cost:$60 per adult, $30 per child.

Includes:
Your own marquee situated in the exclusive lawn area on the home straight, admission into the race course, a race book, tables and chairs and a BBQ lunch including steak, sausages, chicken skewers, garden salad and rolls

Conditions:
Minimum of 8 people

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Stay in the shade under a giant 3m market Umbrella situated in the exclusive lawn area amongst all the on course action and entertainment of the live band.

Cost:
$180 non member or $150 members (members book direct with Club)

Includes:
3m market umbrella with 2 patio tables, 10 chairs and 10 wristbands to enter the exclusive lawn area

Extras:
– Add 10x $10 Food Vendor Vouchers for just $70 when booking this package.
– Add 10 Admission tickets for just $100 when booking this package
– Add up to two extra seats and wristbands to the Umbrella package for $10 per person.

Upgrades:
Beverages and catering is available

Conditions
Package is for a maximum of 12 guests only, extra package/s may be purchased to be side by side. Every child aged 5 years and over must have a wristband to enter the exclusive area

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Make the most of your day with a Marquee in the exclusive lawn area on the home straight with everything at your fingertips. Marquees provide the perfect base for small or large groups, with the opportunity to set up your picnic lunch in your own private enclosure or have everything catered for you.

Cost:
$280 non member or $250 member (members book direct with Club)

Includes:
3m x 3m Marquee, table and chairs for 10 people, 10 wristbands to enter the exclusive area

Extras:
– Add 10x $10 Food Vendor Vouchers for just $70 when booking this package.
– Add 10 Admission tickets for just $100 when booking this package
– Add up to two extra seats and wristbands to the Umbrella package for $10 per person.

Upgrades:
Beverages and catering is available

Conditions
Package is for a maximum of 12 guests only. Every child aged 5 years and over must have a wristband to enter the exclusive area

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Make the most of your day with a Marquee in the exclusive lawn area on the home straight with everything at your fingertips. Marquees provide the perfect base for small or large groups, with the opportunity to set up your picnic lunch in your own private enclosure or have everything catered for

Cost:
$450 non member or $420 member (members book direct with Club)

Includes:
3m x 3m Marquee, private courtyard with market umbrella, tables and chairs for 20 people, 20 wristbands to enter the exclusive area

Extras:
– Add 10x $10 Food Vendor Vouchers for just $70 when booking this package.
– Add 10 Admission tickets for just $100 when booking this package
-Add up to two extra seats and wristbands to the Umbrella package for $10 per person.

Upgrades:
Beverages and catering is available

Conditions
Package is for a maximum of 22 guests only. Every child aged 5 years and over must have a wristband to enter the exclusive area

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Make the most of your day with a Marquee in the exclusive lawn area on the home straight with everything at your fingertips. Marquees provide the perfect base for small or large groups, with the opportunity to set up your picnic lunch in your own private enclosure or have everything catered for

Cost:
$480 non member or $450 member (members book direct with Club)

Includes:
6m x 3m Marquee, table and chairs for 20 people, 20 wristbands to enter the exclusive area

Extras:
– Add 10x $10 Food Vendor Vouchers for just $70 when booking this package.
– Add 10 Admission tickets for just $100 when booking this package
– Add up to two extra seats and wristbands to the Umbrella package for $10 per person.

Upgrades:
Beverages and catering is available

Conditions
Package is for a maximum of 22 guests only. Every child aged 5 years and over must have a wristband to enter the exclusive area

Buy Tickets Now

Make the most of your day with a Marquee in the exclusive lawn area on the home straight with everything at your fingertips. Marquees provide the perfect base for small or large groups, with the opportunity to set up your picnic lunch in your own private enclosure or have everything catered for

Cost:
$870 non member or $840 member (members book direct with Club)

Includes:
6m x 3m Marquee, private courtyard with market umbrella, tables and chairs for 40 people, 40 wristbands to enter the exclusive area

Extras:
– Add 10x $10 Food Vendor Vouchers for just $70 when booking this package.
– Add 10 Admission tickets for just $100 when booking this package
-Add up to two extra seats and wristbands to the Umbrella package for $10 per person.

Upgrades:
Beverages and catering is available

Conditions
Package is for a maximum of 42 guests only. Every child aged 5 years and over must have a wristband to enter the exclusive area

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Make the most of your day with a Marquee in the exclusive lawn area on the home straight with everything at your fingertips. Marquees provide the perfect base for small or large groups, with the opportunity to set up your picnic lunch in your own private enclosure or have everything catered for

Cost:
$900 non member or $870 member (members book direct with Club)

Includes:
6m x 3m Marquee, tables and chairs for 40 people, 40 wristbands to enter the exclusive area

Extras:
– Add 10x $10 Food Vendor Vouchers for just $70 when booking this package.
– Add 10 Admission tickets for just $100 when booking this package
– Add up to two extra seats and wristbands to the Umbrella package for $10 per person.

Upgrades:
Beverages and catering is available

Conditions
Package is for a maximum of 42 guests only. Every child aged 5 years and over must have a wristband to enter the exclusive area

Buy Tickets Now

Make the most of your day with a Marquee in the exclusive lawn area on the home straight with everything at your fingertips. Marquees provide the perfect base for small or large groups, with the opportunity to set up your picnic lunch in your own private enclosure or have everything catered for

Cost:
$1200 non member or $1170 member (members book direct with Club)

Includes:
6m x 3m Marquee, private courtyard with market umbrella, tables and chairs for 60 people, 60 wristbands to enter the exclusive area

Extras:
– Add 10x $10 Food Vendor Vouchers for just $70 when booking this package.
– Add 10 Admission tickets for just $100 when booking this package
– Add up to two extra seats and wristbands to the Umbrella package for $10 per person.

Upgrades:
Beverages and catering is available

Conditions
Package is for a maximum of 62 guests only. Every child aged 5 years and over must have a wristband to enter the exclusive area

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Complimentary Wangaratta Bus service will depart at the following times:

Town ‘n’ Country Tavern

11:00

11:30

12:00

 

Kmart- Perry St

11:05

11:35

12:05

Commonwealth Bank

11:10
11:40
12:10

Wang Rovers Footy Ground
11:15
11:45
12:15

Wang High Phillipson St
11:20
11:50
12:20

Judds Tavern
11:25
11:55
12:25

Return Bus service will operate from 5:30pm via Northo Hotel Wangaratta to all Stops.

$10 Return Bus Service is available from the following locations- Must be pre-purchased directly with the Club on (03)57221242

Albury/Wodonga/Rutherglen/Corowa
10:30 Lavington (Coles on Urana Road)
10:35 Albury Train Station
10:40 Wodonga Elgins Hotel
11:25 Rutherglen VLine Bus Stop
11:35 Corowa VLine Bus Stop

Mulwala/Yarrawonga/Bundalong
11:00 Mulwala Water Ski Club
11:10 Yarrawonga Town Hall
11:25 Bundalong Tavern

Bright/Porepunkah/Myrtleford
11:00 Bright VLine Bus Stop
11:10 Porepunkah VLine Bus Stop
11:30 Myrtleford VLine Bus Stop

Beechworth/Milawa
11:15 Beechworth VLine Bus Stop
11:50 Milawa Hotel

Benalla/Glenrowan
11:30 Benalla Rose Gardens
12:00 Glenrowan Hotel

 

All Return Bus services will depart the Wangaratta Turf Club at 6:00pm

PARTNERS

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION.

Racecourse Location
1-15 Racecourse Road, Wangaratta VIC 3677, Australia.

Kms From Melbourne
249 kilometres (approximately 2.30 hours travelling time).

By Car from Melbourne
From Melbourne, drive along the Hume Hwy (May include tolls)

By Train
V-Line operate many daily services to Wangaratta
via the Melbourne to Albury line, and is also accessible
via Countrylink from New South Wales.