Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour Koondrook & Barham

Q&A Tickets available from cluBarham,

Get down Riverside on Sunday 14th July and see the iconic Lexus Melbourne Cup.

How and where can you enjoy the festivities?

  • A very special morning tea with the residents of Murray Haven Homes for the Aged at 10am

Riverside Park

  • Riverside Park Barham 11am. Welcome the Lexus Melbourne Cup to the Murray River as it makes its way to the Barham steps where it will board a local river boat.

  • Join the flotilla of river craft to escort the Lexus Melbourne cup to the Koondrook Wharf, or enjoy a stroll along the Red Gum Statue Walk to Apex Park to greet the flotilla

Apex Park

  • Apex Park Koondrook - bring your picnic chair and settle in to enjoy. (A BYO event)

  • Photo opportunities with the cup

  • Guest speakers from VRC

  • Roy Higgins memorabilia

  • Whip cracking with Lucy Adams

  • Food stalls, Hold my Buns & Murray Mallee Pizza

  • For the kids the jumping castle and face painting.

  • At 2.30 the Unveiling of the new Red Gum Statue of legendary jockey Roy Higgins.

Q&A Sportsman Evening

  • cluBarham Auditorium 7pm

  • Photo Opportunities with the Lexus Melbourne Cup

  • Guest Speakers

  • Panel of VRC Representatives

  • Local Racing Identities including Jye McNeil

  • Phantom Race Call with Paddy Doyle

  • Learn about the Barrier Draw and how our community will be involved.

  • $30 per person includes grazing platters

  • Purchase Tickets from - cluBarham 03 5453 2159 - Rulcify’s Kerang 03 5450 3740 - Kazz’s Heels Cohuna 03 5456 2164

Guest Speakers Include

  • VRC Amassador Sheila Laxon

  • VRC Representative Ray Dunnett

  • VRC Representative Bree Laughlan

  • Gannawarra Mayor Lorraine Learmonth

  • Roy Higgins Family

  • Mark and Chris Ryan


 A day not to miss in Koondrook and Barham