View Poll Results: Melbourne Cup Day Plans

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  • Actual Melbourne Cup

    0 0%
  • Other racetrack event

    0 0%
  • Lunch function somewhere

    2 12.50%
  • Work event/sweepstakes

    2 12.50%
  • Really don't care about the race

    5 31.25%
  • Other

    7 43.75%
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    Default Melbourne Cup Day!!!

    With the race that stops the nation just over a week away what are your plans for the day?

    I'll be at work serving 400 people their Cup Day Seafood Buffet. Lucky them.

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    Default Melbourne Cup Day!!!

    Good post! I'd like to hear some ideas on baby friendly celebrations

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    Knowing my luck that'll be the day DD decides to make her grand entrance and I wont be able to put my bets on!

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    I always have a lunch at home or a friend's place so all the kids can join in too! We get dressed up, have canapes and all the children get a horse in the sweep. This year will be the first that I have to go to school pick up though so a bit of a downer!

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    Default Melbourne Cup Day!!!

    We are having a child friendly playgroup Melbourne cup day with horse races for the kids and hats etc. the day after I am having a Melbourne cup lunch with my mothers group - dressing up, hats and champagne. Fingers crossed the kids have a good sleep that day as they are having a baby slumber party with portacots. 😊

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    I'll be in hospital I'm having bubs the day before (elective caesarian). Hopefully I'll be able to watch the race with small champagne

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    Camping!

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    DD and I will be going up to my parents' property in the country for lunch. Will put some bets on at the TAB on the way no doubt... not that I ever win anything but it makes watching the race a bit more fun

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    Default Melbourne Cup Day!!!

    Work are putting on a big luncheon! Yay need to go buy a fascinator (sp?)

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    i'll be at home watching on tv after having placed my bets!


 

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