Enjoy the 2017 Melbourne Cup with The Anchorage’s Indulgent Luxury


Want to indulge yourself in 5-star luxury and decadent food items while enjoying the Melbourne Cup? Well, The Anchorage invites everyone to watch the horse race and taste a gourmet luncheon at its Hamptons-style destination.

The Anchorage is one of the most-beloved properties in Australia. It provides grand accommodation to travellers in scenic Port Stephens. It has thrown the event to celebrate its relaunch.

Photo Credit: Anchorage Port Stephens

The former editor-in-chief of Vogue Australia, Kirstie Clements, will host the event where the guests will get to enjoy a menu carefully designed by the hotel’s executive chef Michael Jenkins. Served at The Galley Kitchen restaurant, you will get a fine-dining experience featuring exquisite seafood, fresh local produce, and Hunter Valley wines.

Also, all the guests will get the chance to win several prizes including live coverage of the race and $1200 worth of Spa Lucca membership.

The Melbourne Cup is the most prominent annual horse race in the country. Thousands of people gather each year in Flemington, Victoria, to enjoy, celebrate, and watch the race. The Anchorage is arguably the best place to pair up the excitement of race with luxury.

Photo Credit: The Anchorage

Located at the meeting point of the Pacific Ocean and the Great Southern Land, The Anchorage is a great holiday destination where you can soak into luxury and treat your tastebud with exclusive dining while enjoying the extensive views of the serene Port Stephens.

Event Details


Tuesday, 7th November 2017


12:00pm – 3:00pm


$129 per adult


$465 for two tickets (Features: Overnight accommodation, a $50 Spa Lucca credit, and breakfast for two)


The Galley Kitchen, Corlette Point Road, Corlette, Port Stephens

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