King’s Birthday Long Weekend

Luxe stays, high tea fit for royalty and one of the biggest horse events of the year. Saddle up for the long weekend!

Melbourne International Three Day Event
Every June, the country’s best horse riders converge at Werribee Park for Victoria’s premier eventing competition. The cross-country course winds its way through the grounds of Werribee Park Mansion, Victoria State Rose Garden and the National Equestrian Centre. Catch all of the excitement from 8 – 10 June. Tickets essential, with general admission from $12.50 - $110. 
Note: Werribee Park Mansion and Grounds and the Victoria State Rose Garden will be closed to the general public on Sunday 9 June (open only to event spectators).

High Tea Fit for Royalty
Indulge with high tea on Saturday or Sunday in the plush surrounds of Joseph’s Dining in Lancemore Mansion Hotel Werribee Park, with bookings essential.

Cosy Stays
Enjoy a cosy weekend away at Holiday Inn Werribee, Quest or Lancemore Mansion Hotel Werribee Park. At Lancemore Mansion Hotel Werribee Park you can hibernate all weekend long, with onsite restaurant Joseph’s Dining, treatments from L.M. Spa or perhaps a rainy afternoon spent by the indoor heated pool. Bookings essential.

Cool Cars and Mini Golf
Admire a range of cars on show, chat to the owners and grab a coffee and bite to eat at the free Cars & Culture showcase at Wyndham Harbour on Saturday 8 June. While you’re at the harbour, be sure to enjoy a round of mini golf at The Elements Coastal Activity Park.

Spend a Day at the Footy
Soak up the relaxed atmosphere of a VFL match and cheer on Werribee Football Club as they take on Frankston at Chirnside Park in Werribee City Centre on Saturday 8 June. Stay on after the game, with loads of restaurants, casual dining, pubs and takeaways just a short stroll away. 

Outdoor Adventures
Rug up and embrace the cooler days with a walk through Cheetham Wetlands or Werribee South Foreshore . Enjoy a long lunch and cellar door tasting at Shadowfax Winery (bookings essential) or enjoy a warming winter feast at 3030 Boulevard, Corked Wine Bar,  Mama Lor Restaurant & Bakery or Bridge Hotel Werribee. Got kids on board? Spend the morning at Wyndham Park followed by hot chocolates and a child-friendly brunch at Wolf on Watton or Black Seed Café or try the delicious sandwich shop, Tuckers.




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