The Birdcage: Members' Pavilion

Celebrate the Carnival in style in the Members’ Pavilion. Located in the heart of The Birdcage, the Members’ Pavilion is fully decorated and furnished, with an outdoor area perfect for socialising with friends.

Throughout the day a range of premium beverages will be served, in addition to a variety of gourmet fare.


  • full marquee styling, furniture and decoration
  • racebook (one per guest)
  • gourmet cocktail food served throughout the day, with more substantial items during lunch
  • a selection of fine wines, sparkling wine and premium spirits
  • cocktail on arrival
  • LCD Screens
  • marquee host
  • betting facilities
  • outdoor decking area.

Raceday Members Guests
AAMI Victoria Derby Day $555 $690
Emirates Melbourne Cup Day $540 $645
Crown Oaks Day $530 $635

Members can purchase a maximum of four Members’ Pavilion tickets (one per Member and up to three for guests).

The guest ticket price includes a Pedestrian Pass. Pedestrian Passes are required for guests accessing The Birdcage.

By booking tickets into the Members’ Pavilion, you agree to be subject to and will abide by, and shall notify and require your guests and invitees to abide by, the Birdcage and Members’ Reserved Car Parks terms & conditions (PDF), including any amendments notified to you by VRC from time to time.


Young Members are invited to the Young Members’ Pavilion on Emirates Stakes Day. Enjoy beer, sparkling, white and red wine, basic spirits and non-alcoholic beverages, canapés, and more substantial items during lunch.

Raceday Members Guests
Emirates Stakes Day $290 $390


Bookings for the Members’ Pavilion are by telephone only. Contact VRC Customer Service on 1300 727 575 from 9am Monday 4 July 2016. Please be advised that bookings will not be taken unless guests names are provided at the time of booking.