Table centrepiece at Matilda 159
Cocktails sitting on a natural wood table

Melbourne Cup Events at Matilda

It’s time to shake off the winter blues and start celebrating Spring Racing. Matilda will be hosting a series of pre-race brunches and post-race pick me ups throughout the season. To book now, call (03) 9089 6668.


AAMI Derby Day
Saturday 3rd November 2018
9am – 11.30am

Lexus Melbourne Cup Day
Tuesday 6th November 2018
9am – 11.30am

Kennedy Oaks Day
Thursday 8th November 2018
9am – 11.30am


Mimosa on arrival

Selected a la carte menu
2 courses $60 per person
3 courses (includes dessert) $75 per person

Shared canapes on arrival:
Sydney Rock oyster, finger lime
Tartlet of salmon roe, bonito cream
Croque monsieur, cured ham.
Caramelised onion & leek quiche

Mains, choice of:
Rotisserie Milawa chicken, spring leeks & tarragon
House smoked salmon, scrambled eggs & brioche
Ancient grains, pomegranate, goats curd, dill

Dessert, choice of:
L’Artisan Extravagant, quince, aniseed myrtle
New season berries, sheeps yoghurt, lemon myrtle
Valrhona caramelia chocolate, coconut & wattleseed

Post-Race Pick Me Ups at Oscar’s Bar

A drink with good company wins every time. Join us in Oscar’s Bar from 5pm for an evening of cocktails, snacks and music.

Saturday 3rd November 2018
Tuesday 6th November 2018
Thursday 8th November 2018

Bar Snacks:
Sydney Rock Oyster, finger lime $5
Rotisserie chicken & saltbush sandwiches $12
Wagyu brisket sliders $12
Smoked Flinders Island lamb ribs $12
Tartlet of salmon roe, bonito cream $12

Race Day Cocktail Specials:
Champagne Dreams $18
Blood orange infused gin, elderflower, lemon, topped with Yarrabank sparkling

Correct Weight $22
Vida Mezcal, Limoncello, Amaro Montenegro