Melbourne Cup in The Pavilion

Style. Sophistication. Celebration. Be seen at the race day party set to become an institution.

Hosted by Townsville’s premier entertainment destination, Melbourne Cup in The Pavilion is the race that stops the nation in the event that’s changing the game.

Think glamorous garden party with top-shelf beverages, a lavish spread of canapes, cocktail carts, DJ, pamper lounge and spectacular bubble bar.

Enjoy the fashions on the field and races streamed live from Flemington with stunning views of Magnetic Island, and have a flutter at our live betting facilities. Then kick on for the afternoon at the Official After-Party at the Quarterdeck.

Tuesday 6 November
The Ville Resort-Casino
11am – 3pm
$5 from every ticket sold will be donated to Ronald McDonald House North Queensland.

18+ only

TICKETS LIMITED or call 4771 4000


  • Canapes and shared plates
  • Live oyster shucking
  • Four hour premium beverage package (including wine, beer, soft drinks and our special Melbourne Cup cocktail – Gordon’s Pink Gin Spritz)
  • Bubble Bar
  • Pamper Lounge
  • Live DJ


Dress standard:
Elegant racewear for ladies. Jacket and tie please, gentlemen.

Please note: The Pavilion will be fitted out with lots of fabulous cocktail furniture so you can mingle in comfort and style, but seating won’t be allocated so feel free to roam.

Terms and conditions: Subject to availability, change & cancellation. Ticketing fee applies to all online and phone bookings, plus a 2% transaction fee applies to credit card bookings. The Ville practices the responsible service of alcohol.