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Melbourne Cup in Perth

Celebrate the race that stops a nation, the Melbourne Cup, in Perth on Tuesday 7 November, 2017. See below the restaurants offering fun and exciting Melbourne Cup events.


Mad Hatter's Melbourne Cup at KU DE TA

KU DE TA will be transforming its three spaces into a surreal avant-garde wonderland, as they bring a glamorous Mad Hatter's twist to the 2017 Melbourne Cup.

This will be the very first Melbourne Cup event held at KU DE TA Perth. Guests can choose from three different options to watch the race that stops the nation, then kick on for an after party in The Deck, which will be open until late. There will also be a Pimm's pop up bar serving Pimm’s cocktails, and a DJ line up guaranteed to get the party started.

The Deck

The Deck will be hosting both general admission and VIP/Corporate guests starting from $50 per person. General admission guests will receive a complimentary drink on arrival and tantalising treats whilst listening to eclectic beats and absorbing the Mad Hatter fun.

There are a limited number of private booths, featuring views of the beautiful Swan River, available to book for corporate and VIP groups ranging from 20 - 140. Guests booking these exclusive lounge areas will enjoy premium canapés and a glass of Louis Roederer Brut Premier on arrival.

KU Dining

For those looking for a little extra glamour, KU Dining presents a ‘Courses for Horses’ lunch. Overlooking Heirisson Island, guests will experience a 4 course a la carte menu with a glass of Louis Roederer Brut Premier on arrival. $140 per person, maximum table size of 8 guests.


With stunning views over the river, guests dining in West will sit at our long communal tables and enjoy a share-style grazing feast amongst the festivities.  Perfect for relaxed midday dining and larger groups looking for an enjoyable and social vibe. $70 per person with a glass of Louis Roederer Brut Premier on arrival.

Make sure to wear stylish race day wear with a touch of Mad Hatters fun. 11am to 2pm for lunch, The Deck will be open until late for the after party. All tickets must be pre-purchased prior to the event date. For more information visit

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