Enchanting fillies and frocks await at The Langham's Spring Racing Carnival Celebrations
Melbourne, 4 OCTOBER 2012 - Spring is in the air, and The Langham, Melbourne, is gearing up for another exciting Spring Racing season. The gracious Gorgi Coghlan will host a Cup Day event at the elegant hotel, while stylish fashionista, Emily Power – author of the newly released Fashionista's Guide to Melbourne - will host the Oaks Day celebrations. The Cup & Oaks Day lunches will be held in Melba, the hotel's restaurant, famed for its diverse buffet offerings and spectacular views of the city skyline and Yarra River.
The Langham, Melbourne's elegant ARIA bar will also be holding a special 'Tickled Pink Spring Racing Afternoon Tea' for fillies wishing to celebrate the Spring Racing season in style.
With its luxurious interiors, charming service, and air of genteel elegance, The Langham, Melbourne is the ideal haven for frocking up and enjoying the 2012 Spring Racing Carnival in comfort.
MELBOURNE CUP DAY – TUESDAY 6 NOVEMBER
LADIES OAKS DAY – THURSDAY 8 NOVEMBER
Spring Racing season is the time for ladies to get their best frocks, hats and fascinators on, and The Langham, Melbourne celebrates this elegant occasion with a special edition afternoon tea featuring an array of gorgeous desserts in the hotel's signature hue – pink! Chocolate dipped strawberries, raspberry pannacottas, pink lemonade macarons, pink velvet cupcakes, jam meringues kisses, and berry swirl fudge are the show pieces of this decadent menu, served alongside elegant ribbon sandwiches and fluffy scones with strawberry jam.
Time: 10.30am – 4.30pm
Cost: $49 per person or $59 with a glass of Domaine Chandon