Phantom Cup Day Race Meeting 

Business as usual but without horses

5 Local Non TAB races including the famous Wenty Cup

  1. Maiden Plate - 1000 metres
  2. Benchmark 60 handicap - 1000 metres
  3. Benchmark 48 handicap - 1200 metres
  4. Wentworth Cup Open Handicap - 1840 metres
  5. Handicap Class 3 - 1390 metres


Race day luncheon lean-to alfresco

On course catering and bar, fully stocked and very reasonably priced

Fashions on the field

On course tote and bookmakers

Live TV coverage of the Melbourne Cup 


Members:  Free.

Non Member: $20.00 per head

Concession: $15.00

Children 12 – 18 years: $10.00

Children under 12: Free




10.00AM - 4.00PM

$17.50 per ticket (non-refundable) a saving of $2.50  ($5.00 per couple)

Gate entry still available on the day @ $20


Trackside marquees are a great way to enjoy the Wenty Races

Email: info@wentworthraces.com to reserve your trackside marquee or table.

20 Person Entertainer Marquee  - $900


6m x 6m marquee

20 x plastic chairs

 2 x plastic tables

 10 x race books

40 Person Entertainer Marquee - $1400 


9m x 6m marquee

40 x plastic chairs

 4 x plastic tables

20 x race books

Umbrella Tables - $120 per table of 6  -  SOLD OUT 


1 x umbrella table

6 x plastic chairs

Please Note: Above prices do not include entry.

Additional Options:    

Race books - $3.00

Table Cloths - $10.00

Stubby Holders - $10.00

Wine Cooler - $6.00

Food & Beverage 

145 Eighth Street, Mildura. Tel/Fax 03 5023 2626

Platter options for approx 10 people. Orders must be placed and paid for no later than one week before the races. 

Kabana, cheese, crackers, dip $58.00

Sandwich platter $ 58.00 

Antipasto platter $69.00

Fresh fruit and cheese platter $69.00

Cold roast chicken & cheese platter $69.00

Mixed sushi selection $66.00 

Cold meat platter $69.00

Turkish bread and dips $36.00

Cooked prawn tails and dipping sauce $69.00

Mini quiches $58.00

Scones jam and cream $44.00

Mixed slices $58.00

3 Course Luncheon - $60.00 per head supplied by Ziggy’s includes:  

Entree finger food. 

Main meal is a selection of cold meat and gourmet salad.

Fresh fruit salad and a selection of mini cakes and tartlets for dessert.  

1 x bottle of Champagne plus 1 x bottle of Wine per table of 10 is also included in the price 

(additional drinks can be purchased at the main bar). 

This year’s Luncheon will have a maximum capacity of 120 people, so book early to avoid disappointment.  

Bookings can be made at the Wentworth Visitor Information Centre or via email: info@wentworthraces.com 

Luncheon tickets must be booked and paid for one week prior to the event at the latest. 

Beverage Options:

We are switching to drink tickets this year, so that we can serve people at the bar faster.

We will be selling the drink tickets beside the bar to those over 18, so before heading to the bar this year, be sure to purchase your drink tickets.

We will also have an EFTPOS machine at the ticket booth for tickets sales.  (No cashout).

NO REFUNDS ON UNUSED TICKETS - We don’t have a refund system for unused tickets, so just buy a bunch early in the day and then as needed later in the day.

MID BEER Ticket   -  $5.00        (Mid & Light Beer)

BEER Ticket           -  $6.00        (Heavy Beer)

SPIRIT Ticket         -  $8.00        (Ciders, Cruisers, Spirits & 200mm Piccolo’s)

WINE Ticket           -  $5.00        (1 = plastic glass wine,  4 = 750mm wine /bubbles)

STRICKLY NO BYO ALCOHOL BY LAW  -  Security will be checking vehicles


If you and your friends would love to spend a relaxing day at the Wenty Races on Melbourne Cup Day but you want to drink and not drive, how about catching a bus to Wenty. Don't worry about the car just hop on the Big Day Outback Fun Bus for only $10.00 each way plus entry.

Buses will depart Mildura at 11.00am.       -  COURTESY BUS SOLD OUT SORRY

3 pick-up points, along Deakin Ave., commencing at Centro (15th St), (Red Cliffs stop - Centro side near Pronto's). Stop 2 - Henderson Park (13th St), stop 3 - Jackie's Corner (8th St).  Please check that the bus you board is heading to the Wentworth Races, (not Mildura Races). Look at the destination at the front of the bus or ask the driver.

And depart from Wentworth at approximately 5.30pm, with the same 3 drop off points.

Give us a tingle on 0428 273 765 or email: info@wentworthraces.com to reserve your seat. Bookings essential.

Shuttle Bus

Wentworth to Racetrack & return on the Wenty Mini Shuttle Bus.

Pickup from the Wentworth Community Bank every 15 minutes between 11.00am – 12.30pm & 5.00pm – 6.00pm

Members free

Non Members gold coin plus entry


Road – Silver City Highway.

½ an hour from Mildura Victoria

2.5 hours from Broken Hill NSW

5 hours from Adelaide SA

6.5 hours from Melbourne Vic

11.5 hours from Sydney NSW

Air – Via commercial flights to Mildura (VIC) Airport or private plans can land at the Wentworth Aerodrome which is situated about 5km from the race track. The aerodrome has two runways, the main east/west strip is 1000 metres long and the cross strip, running north/south, is 800 metres in length. Both strips are gravel with sealed turning circles at each end. There is also a sealed taxi way. Avgas Available and Pay by Card. Public Toilets.