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Melbourne Cup 2021

Be transported to the Mediterranean coast this Melbourne Cup, with a sky-high experience like no other!

For $269, join us in the clouds and watch the race that stops the nation while taking in stunning views of the city skyline and Story Bridge. Indulge in a four-hour beverage package that includes Veuve Clicquot, as well as cocktails, premium wines and spirits, complemented by delicious, Mediterranean-inspired canapes.

From 12pm, take in all of the race-day action, along with live entertainment, charity sweepstakes and prizes for best dressed.

WHEN: Tuesday 2 November
TIME: 12pm
TICKETS: $269pp. Purchase yours here

Plus, secure an exclusive stay and play rate available with Hotel X!
Enjoy 20% off their Best Flexible Rate BOOK NOW

Iris’ premier Melbourne Cup event is not to be missed. Bookings essential via

For more information contact the events team at or (07) 3131 8999.


Take your weekend to new heights, with Sky High Sundays at Iris!

Join us in the clouds for live RNB tunes by Vibe Creators, plus delicious Mediterranean-inspired eats and drinks and stunning views of the city skyline, every Sunday from 3pm til late.

Discover Brisbane’s newest rooftop destination and join us this Sunday – walk-ins for drinks welcome at any time!

Book now for lunch or dinner at 

*Please note, live music is from 3-8pm