Melbourne Cup Brisbane - The Warehouse

Melbourne Cup

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Let your troubles melt like lemon drops and indulge in the sweet deliciousness of an oh-so-stylish Melbourne Cup soirée at the Warehouse!

Missed out on tickets to our sold out Cloudland Melbourne Cup event? We have just released a very special Birdcage Event at our stunning sister venue the Warehouse located just around the corner to Cloudland at 8 McLachlan Street, Fortitude Valley. View the venue here.

Set in the all new Loft on the top level of the Warehouse. Tickets are extremely limited.

You’ll be in-a-flutter amongst the excitement and glamour of the race that stops the nation while indulging in a five-star feast of food, drink and live entertainment to make you feel like a winner! Be seen at the Warehouse Melbourne Cup.

The Birdcage at the Warehouse

A seated race day occasion ‘ a cocktail-style event’ in the all new Loft on the top level of the Warehouse. From 12.30pm – 3.30pm, enjoy 3 hours of:

  • Beverages: refreshing range of carafe cocktails and spritz, French sparkling, premium wines, premium tap beers, cider, soft drink and juices
  • Food: charcuterie boards and a selection of hot, cold and dessert substantial canapés and share plates served to your table throughout the afternoon
  • Entertainment throughout the afternoon
  • Fashions on the field, amazing prizes for best dressed Duke and Duchess, best race day hat, race day sweeps and more

$139 per person + booking fee


Tickets are sold individually through Eventbrite. Every group gets their own setting, everyone gets their own seat! The room will be set in cocktail/lounge-style, and settings will be a mix of taller and short tables, stools and chairs, ottomans, cushioned benches and lounges. Come up with your ‘group name’ and include it at checkout so we can sit your group together.



Are you COVID-19 compliant? Yes, we take the health and safety of our guests and staff extremely seriously. We will be complying with our Industry COVID-Safe Plan including (but not limited to) socially distancing each table and seating each guest upon entry, providing full table service to guests for food and drinks and providing sanitising facilities/stations, and contactless/cashless payment throughout. We will also be capping the numbers according to the square metre restrictions and capacities of the venue. Dancing is not permitted under the Industry COVID-Safe Plan.

Can my group buy individual tickets and still sit together? Yes, come up with a catchy table name between yourselves, then include this table name in the field provided at check-out. Group bookings will have their own table and every person, a seat.

Can you cater to my food allergies and dietary requirements? We always do our best to cater to your food allergies as long as you include them in the field provided at checkout. We may not, however, be able to cater towards all food preferences e.g. keto, low-carb, low sugar. We have provided this field at check-out for people with food allergies only.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? This event will be restricted to over 18s only. There will also be a range of non-alcoholic drinks available in all packages throughout the event.

What’s the refund policy? We understand that COVID has given us some unpredictable times. If the venue is forced to close due to COVID restrictions imposed by the Government and the event is cancelled as a result, tickets will be refunded. We do not offer refunds for any other reason.