Eagle Technology Raceday - Saturday 27 November

Champagne Lawn Marquee Enclosure

Seeking a different option for your Christmas Party entertaining? This is just the ticket.

Marquee price:


$2150 incl beverage package 

Each marquee caters to 10  people

Your guests will enjoy the thriving atmosphere of this shared precinct where they can choose to base themselves from your reserved site, or mix with other likeminded parties within the private enclosure.

Located right beside the track & on the prestigious Champagne Lawn, you’ll have every opportunity to enjoy the atmosphere and excitement of the races as the horses thunder right past.

Immediately following the last race at Ellerslie, you’re invited to join in the fun with others from the day at the official after-party in our Cuvée bar.


Your Champagne Lawn site includes 10 guest passes, your own mini shade marquee and a delicious buffet meal complete with a complimentary drink on arrival & either access to a cash bar or an option to upgrade your booking to a 5.5hr beverage package


You’ll be left with nothing to do but relax & take comfort in the fact you’ve got everything covered for this year’s Christmas Party.

Package caters for ten people and includes:
  • Your own reserved 3 x 3m mini shade marquee complete with clothed table & garden chairs

  • A beautifully-prepared gourmet buffet meal including hot items from the grill, salads, dessert, tea & coffee 

  • Complimentary drink on arrival for each guest

  • Access to a cash bar or the ability to upgrade your booking to a 5.5hr beverage package that includes beer, wine, sparkling wine & non-alcoholic beverages

  • Racecourse & Marquee Enclosure admission, a racebook for you and each of your nine guests

Please note: 

  • Champagne Lawn Marquee packages are designed to host 10 guests. If you wish to bring less than 10 guests, the full price still applies. Additional marquees can be purchased to accommodate larger groups however we are unable to guarantee that all tables within the group will have clear sight lines of the track

  • Racecourse gates & this hospitality precinct open at 11.30am* (general admission is free)

  • A dress code applies to this area and failure to meet requirements may see entry refused

  • Prices include GST


* May be subject to change

Other information 

  • On-site, overnight parking is free however we strongly encourage guests leave cars at home. Ellerslie Racecourse is located close to public transport networks including the Greenlane Train Station which is a 600m walk away

  • dress code is in place in all hospitality areas, plus certain other areas including the Ascot Stand. While we hate turning people away, the dress code will be enforced as required and entry will be refused if it is not adhered to. Please ensure anyone you are purchasing tickets for is aware of this

  • Tickets are non-refundable and include a 2.5% transaction fee.  A separate booking fee of $1.50 per ticket also applies upon purchase

  • We encourage responsible drinking. Intoxicated persons will not be granted entry into Ellerslie Racecourse and will be removed from the grounds

  • We are a fully-licensed venue and BYO alcohol is not permitted

  • Promotional photographs, social media content & film footage will be taken at this event. By entering the racecourse, event-goers consent to use of their image by the Club & New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing for promotional purposes

  • Event terms & conditions apply