For $175pp you’ll secure a table to enjoy a glass of Champagne and a four-course set menu.

Spend Melbourne Cup Day the right way at Empire Lounge, Rose Bay with sweeping harbour views at our luxurious seaplane lounge.

There’s no better way to celebrate The Race That Stops a Nation than at Rose Bay’s premier waterfront venue, the Empire Lounge.

We have an afternoon of fine food and beverages organised, with TV’s throughout the venue to watch all the action.

This is the perfect pick for those looking to escape the city and unwind with good food, drinks and friends. Why not arrive by water taxi? Contact us directly to arrange this for you.

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Full payment is required upon booking.

Where: Empire Lounge, Lyne Park, Rose Bay

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Please ensure you read these Terms & Conditions as your transaction will be subject to the following: Bookings of up to 10 guests only. Full payment is required at the time of booking. If you require a refund, you must inform us in writing at least 7 days prior to the event. Booking fees may apply. All seating is at the venue’s discretion. Dietary requirements must be communicated in writing to the events manager at least 72 hours prior to the event, guest name and booking details essential.