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The Melbourne Cup is the horse race that stops a nation and two lucky travellers flying to or from Whitsunday Coast Airport will get to see the action live….and in VIP style.
Whitsunday Coast Airport is running a promotion starting today until October 7 and travellers need only log on to the airport Wifi to enter.
The lucky winners will get the full VIP Melbourne Cup treatment including:• Return flights for 2 people to Melbourne from the nearest capital city• Return airport transfers from MEL airport to hotel • 3 nights accommodation in a 5 star Melbourne Hotel• Daily Breakfast • 4th November, welcome function on the eve of the Melbourne Cup, drinks, canapes and guest speaker• 5th November Lexus Melbourne Cup, in the Makybe Diva Marquee, includes 3 course plated lunch, drinks including red and white wine, premium beers.• Reserved seat in the Lawn stand
Whitsunday Coast Airport Development and Marketing Manager Craig Turner said it was the perfect opportunity to gain valuable information on passenger traffic through the airport.
“This information will allow us to better understand our target audience and cater for the demographic of passengers using our upgraded airport.
“The Whitsunday Coast Airport is the only mainland airport north of Sunshine Coast and south of Townsville that offers direct flights to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne,” he said.
“So why not take off from our award-winning airport and go in the draw for a luxury trip to the 2019 Melbourne Cup.”