Melbourne Cup weekend 2017
Apply online from 9am Friday 1 September.
Melbourne Cup Weekend is a four night minimum stay. Arrive Friday 3 November, depart Tuesday 7 November.
Campsites at Tidal River will be allocated on a first-in first-served basis. Campsite allocation is determined by availability and the preferences you select within your booking request.
A notification email advising the result of your request will be sent once the booking request has been processed. Submitting a booking request does not guarantee allocation of a campsite.
The following information will assist you in making choices for your booking request:
|Base price per night||$63.60/night (incl. 8 people & 1 vehicle)|
|Base price per night - means-tested concession card holder*||$57.20 (incl. 8 people & 1 vehicle)|
|Base price per night||$70.80 (incl. 8 people & 1 vehicle)|
|Base price per night - means-tested concession card holder*||$63.70 (incl. 8 people & 1 vehicle)|
For all other accommodation options at Tidal River please see the Tidal River accommodation page.
* Concession rates for campsites
A 10 per cent discount applies to the base price of powered and unpowered campsites for holders of eligible means-tested concession cards. Eligible cards include:
- Centrelink Health Care Card
- Centrelink Pensioner Concession card
- Veterans Affairs Gold Card for All Conditions
- Veterans Affairs Gold Card War Widow
- Veterans Affairs Gold Card TPI
- Veterans Affairs Gold card POW & EDA
To claim the concession discount the concession card holder must be the named person for the site. For group bookings the concession discount only applies to the site occupied by the concession card holder.
Customers requesting concession rates must be able to produce a valid concession card upon request.
Beach side 20, 22, 23, 25, 31, 33, 34 Avenues
River side 1-6 Avenues
Powered sites 2-4 Avenue
Tent capacity Dimensions
2 man 210 X 150cm
3 man 220 X 200cm
4 man 240 X 240 cm
5-6 man 240 X 450 cm
8 man 540 X 320 cm
Once sites have been allocated, cancellations will be subject to cancellation fees as follows:
- 30 days or more notice 50 per cent of booking amount.
- Less than 30 day notice 100 per cent of booking amount.
- Transfers are not permitted.