Sunshine Coast Raceday Christmas Parties

Sunday 24th November 2024

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Jingle and Mingle at SCTC this end of year Christmas season for an unforgettable fusion of exhilaration, elegance, and festive cheer celebrations with your crew! Our prime venues provide the perfect backdrop for combining the excitement of the track with the spirit of your team’s beloved Christmas Party! There’s an abundance of Track-side delights to be discovered with refreshing sips, tasty eats, and your chance to back, cheer-on and relish in many thoroughbred thrills!

Event Schedule

GATES OPEN: 11:30am

RACE TIMES: View Racebook


$15 General Admission
$25 Member’s Guest
$45 Members Enclosure Pass
FREE Child Under 18



Melbourne Cup Day dining & hospitality package in The Establishment.<br />
Reserve your position with a table in The Establishment, where the excitement of Melbourne Cup Day, culinary delights, and the spirit of togetherness converge for an unforgettable experience.


3 Course Dining | 4+ Guests | From $85pp* 

Private Dining | 50-74 Guests | From $100pp* 

Celebrate Christmas in style with our exclusive Atrium Dining, offering an exceptional three course dining experience with views of the track.


Experience the pinnacle of Christmas celebrations with a reservation in Atrium Dining. Elevate your festive experience to new heights as you secure coveted tables located right above the track, granting you an unparalleled view of the racing action. 

Indulge in divine dishes crafted to tantalize your taste buds and savor each bite as you sip on spectacular beverages whilst embracing the joy of the Christmas season. Make lasting memories with friends, family, or colleagues as you toast to the occasion that will set the tone for a remarkable festive season.

  • Table reservations are within a shared dining room, unless private venue hire is secured via booking with SCTC Events 
  • Racecourse & Members Enclosure Entry 
  • Elegant Mezzanine Indoor Reserved Dining Table 
  • Premium 3 Course Set Menu 
  • Screens & nearby Betting Facilities 
  • Table Service & Bar Tabs Available. Drinks Packages available with Private Venue Hire 
Exclusively for Members and their guests, Atrium Dining presents an unmatched Melbourne Cup experience.</p>
<p>From your coveted position, witness the thrilling action with exceptional views, a gourmet 4-course menu, and a 5-hour premium drinks package. As the day's exhilarating races unfold, The Atrium becomes a vibrant hub of festivity, ideally crafting an unforgettable atmosphere for our nation’s most celebrated day of racing!</p>
<p>Select your table; the Front Row for 10pax or intimate Classic for 6pax and immerse yourself in the excitement of the day.</p>


Exclusive Venue Hire Package | 40-50 Guests
From $77pp*

Reserve The Glasshouse exclusively for your End of Year Soirée. Choose your gourmet canapé menu and drinks package and let your Christmas festivities unfold in style! 

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Perched in a prime elevated position, The Glasshouse offers breathtaking views of the track, winning post, and super screen, immersing your guests in the electric atmosphere of the races. Sip on superbly crafted drinks and savour tantalizing food temptations curated to delight your taste buds. 


The stylish cocktail setting is where sophistication meets excitement, letting your Christmas festivities unfold. The Glasshouse’s alfresco balcony adds a touch of elegance, providing the perfect backdrop to jingle and mingle.

  • Reserve The Glasshouse exclusively for 40-50 Guests 
  • Racecourse & Members Enclosure Entry 
  • Select your Socially Inspired Gourmet Canapé Menu; Classic or Premium  
  • Private Bar for you to select a Drinks Package or Bar Tab (Min Bar Spend $1.5K) 
  • Air-Conditioned Cocktail Style Venue & Alfresco Balcony 
  • Unparalleled Big Screen Views & Nearby Betting Facilities 
  • Customizations available for Ultimate Hosting; DJ Entertainment & Stylish Installations
Celebrate Melbourne Cup Day with unmatched swagger at the Parade Ring Terrace, located at the heart of the action. Secure a table for your group and enjoy Bar & Pizzeria delights in this popular undercover area, offering a front-row seat to the day's prestigious races.</p>

tab greenhouse

Exclusive Venue Hire Package | 30-60 Guests
From $75pp*

Ignite the holiday spirit with an unforgettable Christmas party at TAB Greenhouse, where horse racing thrills meet top-notch amenities and gourmet BBQ dining.

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Ignite the holiday spirit and make your Christmas party unforgettable by booking the TAB Greenhouse, your exclusive Racing Haven designed for an end-of-year celebration! Step into a world of excitement, combining the thrill of horse racing with top-notch amenities, including a private bar service, an elevated ‘Punters Platform,’ and a gourmet BBQ feast alongside refreshing drinks. 


The TAB Greenhouse boasts one of the most coveted positions for hosting your gathering, providing the optimal spot to view every exhilarating race, creating a Christmas party experience like no other. 

  • Reserve the TAB Greenhouse exclusively for 40-60 Guests 
  • Racecourse Admission 
  • Gourmet BBQ Dining 
  • Private Bar for you to select a Drinks Package or Bar Tab (Min Bar Spend $1K) 
  • Outstanding Private Two Storey Venue & Courtyard with Prime Views of the Track and Action 
  • In-Venue Betting Facilities & Screens
Step into the epitome of luxury and panoramic views at The Glasshouse on Melbourne Cup Day. Nestled within the Members Enclosure, this exclusive and intimate setting offers the perfect backdrop for you and your guests to indulge in the day's exciting races in unparalleled elegance.


60+ Guests | From $87pp*

Celebrate Christmas in The Pavilion your trackside haven to enjoy an extraordinary blend of horse racing, entertainment, and thrills. 


Secure The Pavilion for your Christmas party and seize the opportunity to create unforgettable end-of-year memories; your gateway to an extraordinary blend of horse racing, entertainment, and trackside thrills that will leave your group jingling and mingling with excitement.


Come together for an extraordinary day or night filled with entertainment, delicious food, and joyous drinks, set with a dedicated bar, Tote, screens, and courtyard overlooking the track, where every moment is infused with the exhilaration of live racing. 

  • Reserve The Pavilion exclusively for 60-150 Guests 
  • Racecourse & Members Enclosure Entry 
  • Progressive Eats menu including Platters & Substantial Cocktail Food 
  • Private Bar for you to select a Drinks Package or Bar Tab (Min Bar Spend $1.5K) 
  • Premium Marquee Venue with sit-down & cocktail furniture plus a Courtyard on The Rails 
  • Customizations available for Ultimate Hosting; Music Entertainment 
  • Screens & Betting Facilities 
Elevate your Melbourne Cup Day at the TAB Greenhouse, where state-of-the-art visuals, exclusive betting action, and all-day gourmet grazing converge for an unmatched experience. Secure your private gathering in one of the SCTC’s most coveted locations for a day to remember.


4+ Guests, shared alfresco area

From $20pp*

Secure your table designed for groups of all sizes at Parade Ring Terrace complete with a prime view of the track and thrilling races. Enjoy trackside snacks and drinks with ease. 

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Secure your table within the Parade Ring Terrace and elevate your end-of-year Christmas celebration to new heights. From this vantage point, you’ll have a prime seat to exhilarating races while overlooking the Track, Mounting Yard, Winning Post, and Super Screen. 


Create memories in this vibrant setting where joyful moments await, including trackside snacks and drinks to order with ease from the Parade Ring Terrace Bar & Pizzeria. 

  • Racecourse Admission 
  • Reserved Table & Seating 
  • High Top Seating: Groups of 4, or book multiple tables 
  • Front Row Seating: Groups of 10, or book multiple tables 
  • Standard Seating: Groups of 4-10, or book multiple tables 
  • Drinks for purchase via the Parade Ring Terrace & Public Bars 
  • Cater for your crew via our fan-fared selection of share platters or food tokens 
  • An abundance of food outlets to choose from; The Pizzeria, Furlong Café, Snack Bar, and Friday Night Food Truck – if you want to shout your crew, secure a $15 Food Token for them to go their own way 
  • Nearby Tote & Bookies 
Experience the epitome of luxury and excitement with our exclusive Stay & Race Package valued at $1,160! Indulge in a deluxe room for two adults while enjoying the thrills of thoroughbred racing with The Establishment raceday package for Melbourne Cup Day


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Celebrate in grandeur at The Establishment, where exceptional cuisine, drinks, and entertainment create the perfect festive atmosphere. 

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Step into the grandeur of The Establishment and embark on an unforgettable journey of festive celebrations, where delectable cuisine, divine beverages, delightful ambiance, exceptional company, and thrilling entertainment opportunities await.


Invite your guests to jingle and mingle, immersing themselves in the custom theme, style, and unique personality of your event. With its versatile indoor-meets-out Marquee, The Establishment offers the perfect setting for a Cocktail Style Party or an intimate Sit-Down Dinner, making it the ideal choice for your Christmas party. Click here to contact us for more 

  • Secure The Establishment exclusively for 150-400 Guests 
  • Create your own Event Package with Ticketing, Food, Beverage, Furniture Hire, AV, Entertainment & Styling 


60-400 Guests | Minimum Catering Spend $5,000 | Free Venue Hire

Did you know that you can book the Sunshine Coast Turf Club exclusively for your staff Christmas party on Non-Racedays? Offering superb amenities, private catering, and entertainment, all within a suite of venues to choose from, contact us today for an event made exclusive yet easy! 


Ignite the holiday spirit and make your Christmas party unforgettable by booking the Sunshine Coast Turf Club exclusively for your staff Christmas party! Step into a world of excitement, combining top-notch amenities, including private catering service, optional TAB experiences, and your pick of venue. 

The Sunshine Coast Turf Club boasts one of the most coveted venues for hosting your exclusive gathering with easy access for parking and transfers, and unlimited entertainment options, providing the optimal spot to create a Christmas party experience like no other. 

  • Reserve the Sunshine Coast Turf Club exclusively 
  • Minimum Spend of $5K on Food & Beverage 
  • No Venue Hire 
  • Outstanding Venues to select from with an unparalleled vista 
  • We’ll support you in creating an engaging entertainment schedule if seeking more than social food and drink 

*Please note that a one-off booking & transaction fee will apply on all purchases. Prices are inclusive of GST and are subject to change. T&Cs apply.