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Pier One Sydney Harbour to host the Maison Mumm Hotel “off track” for Melbourne Cup

Sydney’s Pier One Sydney Harbour is set to host The Maison Mumm Hotel “off track” for Melbourne Cup this year, bringing G.H.Mumm’s flagship Melbourne Cup day celebration to Sydney.

Celebrating all the glamour of race day in style, guests will arrive at the G.H.Mumm red carpet and be greeted by the G.H.Mumm bellhops.

Event planners can choose their private party space, with an array of private suites and exclusive areas available for small group bookings.

Eager racegoers can watch all the action and enjoy delicious food and beverage packages surrounded by the best views in Sydney.

Highlight packages include:

Admiral Suite Private Party or Harbour Balcony Suite Private Party

Spend Melbourne Cup in Pier One’s most luxe suites with uninterrupted views of the Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour and Luna Park from your own private balcony. Canapés are provided, as well as overflowing grazing boards and a barbecue menu. Some suites include their own private chef for a truly luxe experience.

The package also features a four-hour beverage package including G.H.Mumm Champagne served by a private waiter and a “feature bath” filled with bottles of champagne or decadent desserts while the race action plays on a flatscreen TV.

Capacity: 10 guests

Price: $5,500

Duration: four hours, plus an overnight stay for two guests

Balcony Bubble Suite Private Party

Melbourne Cup from the stylish boho Bubble on a private balcony overlooking Walsh Bay and Sydney Harbour.

Guests will enjoy canapés, overflowing grazing boards, a barbecue menu (with a private chef), a four-hour beverage package including G.H.Mumm Champagne served by a private waiter and a “feature bath” filled with bottles of champagne or decadent desserts while the race action plays on a flatscreen TV.

Capacity: 10 guests

Price: $5,500

Duration: four hours, plus an overnight stay for two guests

Exclusive Harbourside Pier Booths

You can also organise a gathering with friends or colleagues on the pier at Pier One. The Pier Booths are located on the pier outside Bar One with stunning views of Walsh Bay.

Food and beverage packages are available or you can pre-order from the Bar One menu.

Capacity: 10 guests

Price: $1,000 minimum spend

Duration: three hours

Cup Day Lunch at The Gantry

This package includes canapés and a glass of G.H.Mumm Champagne on arrival, followed by a four-course tasting menu with matching wines.

Watch all the race action with TVs positioned throughout the restaurant.

Price: $250 per person

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