Go For Gold

at City Winery this Melbourne Cup

“Go for Gold” in a luxe setting at Brisbane’s only urban winery since 1860. Allow City Winery Brisbane to spoil you for a day of delectable cuisine with a premium selection of the absolute finest beverages in a boutique setting at Brisbane’s newest and most exciting event space.

Two packages are available in 2019 for Melbourne Cup, the cocktail event in the winery and the private 20 person dining experience in the cellar featuring paired wines throughout the afternoon. 

Find out more below.

City Winery Melbourne Cup Cocktail Party

City Winery will deliver an exciting race day menu cocktail style, featuring only the freshest seafood, roving canapes throughout the day and of course our famous charcuterie showcasing our dry aged meats, all cooked over our custom designed 4m Ironbark firepit. (Hint: those who purchase tickets first may also receive a private tour of our kitchen and a meet and greet with the City Winery culinary team).


Of course, no Cup at The Winery is complete without some of Brisbane’s best wines, featuring a premium selection of Gerler wines, Champagne Collet, premium beers and cocktails on arrival.

Tickets are $175 inc. booking fee.


  • 4-hour premium beverage package featuring Champagne Collet, premium Gerler wines, cocktails on arrival, spirits and premium beers

  • Multiple viewing options of the race

  • Golden grazing table featuring fresh seafood, substantial grazing options and our famous in-house dry aged charcuterie

  • Substantial roving canapes throughout the day

  • Chef hosted oyster station

  • Live entertainment

  • Fashions of the Field with a list of incredible prizes (See below)

  • Professional photography

  • Golden inspired styling throughout the venue

  • Party into the night with The Winery open till late!

Fashions on the field

Dress to impress and go in the draw to win some terrific prizes from our local friends and supporters.



  • A luxury BWM for the weekend from our friends at Brisbane BMW

  • Overnight accommodation in a pool view room at The Calile Hotel including breakfast and parking.

  •  60 minute signature spa pedicure from the Thai Foot Spa on James St

  •  Afternoon with you and three friends for a wine tasting and matched cheese experience at City Winery Brisbane


  • $700 voucher for designer clothing at Institchu 

  • Luxury spa treatment including chilled bubbles at the Thai Foot Spa

  • City Winery red-claw and tomahawk experience for 4!

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