Race Day Package


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*There is no better way to spend a day out than at one of our magnificent racecourses on the Mornington Peninsula – Mornington and Balnarring. Ideal for a family day out, work gatherings or just a catch-up with friends. Amour Of The Grape Tours offers return transport to every race meeting at both venues for groups of two to eleven. Give us a call on 0414 704 801 and we can take care of all the driving for your group so you can enjoy the day’s festivities and we may even tip you a winner or two.

Enjoy your day at the races in style by letting Amour Of The Grape Tours take care of all your driving needs and transport you to the races without the stress of having to drive home or find a non existent taxi.

And for picnic meetings at Balnarring – we have plenty of room in our boot for your food and drink and deckchairs so you make a real day of it.

Amour Of The Grape Tours offers return transport for small group tours to Mornington and Balnarring races from your home/accommodation from anywhere on the Mornington Peninsula as well as Frankston Train Station, Melbourne CBD and southern and eastern suburbs with discounts available for groups of five or more. To book phone Paul on 0414 704 801 or email us at info@amourofthegrape.com.au.

From the excitement of Mornington Cup Day – the Peninsula’s biggest sporting event – to a leisurely day at the picnic races at scenic Balnarring, let Amour of The Grape take the stress out of getting to and from the races and allow your group to enjoy the festivities of the day without the worry of driving home.

The Mornington Racing Club is now part of the Melbourne Racing Club – which also comprises Sandown and Caulfield – bringing top class city racing to a beautiful country setting at Mornington.

Balnarring is one of Victoria’s most famous picnic racecourses and hold six meetings per year with the biggest being the annual Balnarring Cup meeting on Australia Day.


Tours include transport only, to and from the races, with pick-up and drop-off from your accommodation or home on the Mornington Peninsula, Melbourne’s southern and eastern suburbs and CBD. Race day admission must be paid at arrival on course.

$75 per person for a couple, $70 per person for group of three, $60 per person for a group of four, $50 per person for a group of five or more to Mornington and Balnarring races with return transport to your home and accommodation for pick-ups and drop-offs on the Mornington Peninsula.

*Other areas price on application with pick-ups and drop-offs from Frankston railway station, the Melbourne CBD and Melbourne’s southern, bayside and eastern suburbs also available.

Sun Sep 26

Thurs Oct 7

Mon Oct 18

Sun Oct 31 – Peninsula Cup Day

Thurs Nov 18.

Fri Dec 3

Tues Dec 14

Wed Dec 29

Sat Jan 1 – New Year’s Day

Sun Jan 9

Sat Jan 29

Sat March 26 – Mornington Cup Day

Mon Apr 4

Sun April 17 – Easter Sunday

Tues May 24

Mon June 13 – Queen’s Birthday


Sat Nov 6 – Spring carnival feature meeting

Sat Dec 4.
Tues Dec 28.
Wed Jan 26 – Balnarring Cup, Australia Day meeting
Sun March 13.
Saturday April 16 – Easter Saturday