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The Deck at Circa to Host Spring Racing After Parties

The Deck at Circa will host ‘The Winners’ Circle’ Spring Racing after parties on Derby Day, Melbourne Cup Day & Oaks Day 2016. The World Loves Melbourne attended the glamorous launch at Circa - The Deck. This has been party capital in the past and is set for even more exciting Spring Racing after party celebrations this year.

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David Hagger from The World Loves Melbourne pictured above (left) and Jorja Brown from Melbourne Pop Ups and VAMFF.

The Deck at Circa will host the exclusive ‘Winners’ Circle’ Spring Racing after parties on Derby, Cup and Oaks nights to celebrate this year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival. The parties will be open to VIP guests, race day attendees and the general public. The contemporary venue is perfect for race goers to continue their daytime festivities into the night, offering an open space for guests to relax after a long day at the track.

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Premium beverage offerings by major sponsor Moët & Chandon plus Dom Perignon, Belvedere, Aperol and more will confirm The Deck at Circa as the ultimate Spring Racing after party destination. Guests will have unbridled access to the striking ‘Aperol Spritz Bar’, serving up this summer’s must drink beverage, as well as the decadent ‘Moët & Chandon Gold Lounge’ plus flowing Espresso Martinis.

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Well known local DJs including DJ Prequel, CeeCee Babcock, Edd Fisher and friends will set the tone for the after parties and tempting post-race food offerings will meet all guests needs to continue their carnival experience all while playing in the multiple ‘Mr. Boothy’ photo booths available each night. “We look forward to hosting the Winner’s Circle Derby, Cup and Oaks Day after parties which will showcase The Deck at Circa at it’s very best.

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Everyone loves a goblet, especially a Möet and Chandon one.

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The Spring Racing Carnival and, in particular, Melbourne Cup Week, is our favourite time of year and we look forward to welcoming guests back to this iconic Melbourne location, which has long been a favourite for all race-goers.” says Tom Walker, Managing Director at the Melbourne Pub Group.

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Over the three evenings, ‘The ‘Winners’ Circle’ after parties on The Deck at Circa will play host to 900 high profile and influential celebrities, key industry identities and the general public per night with an unforgettable experience, making them the most coveted events of the 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival.

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This was a fine Spring Melbourne afternoon and The Deck was the only place to be in Melbourne.

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Amazing model and TV presenter Bree Laughlin was our host.

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We were treated to a humorous and revealing in depth interview with legendary trainer David Hayes.

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Amazing sisters from leading fashion house White Suede, Zoe Demkiw and Jacqui Demkiw. Curated style.


To celebrate the 2016 Spring Racing Carnival, Moët & Chandon together with The Deck at Circa are giving one winner and a friend the chance to win the ultimate Melbourne Spring Racing weekend getaway!

Prize includes: Return flights to Melbourne for two friends from your closest capital city o Private transfers o Two nights stay in the Superior Room in The Prince Hotel, St Kilda o Moët & Chandon Champagne breakfast for two at Two-Hatted restaurant Circa, The Prince o 2 x AAMI Victoria Derby day Members tickets 2 x VIP Access to The Winners’ Circle Derby day after party.

For more information visit:

Entries close: Midnight (AEST), Monday 17th October 2016 Entrants must be Australian residents only and aged 18 years and over.

The Deck at Circa is located at 2 Acland Street, St Kilda After Parties will commence from 5pm on Derby, Cup and Oaks nights

For more details on the official after parties or to RSVP please visit: Instagram: @thedeckatcirca | Twitter: @thedeckatcirca | Official Hash tags: #TheDeckSRC16 #MoetMoment