Since 2003, the Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour has provided rural, regional and metropolitan communities across Australia and New Zealand a chance to experience the magic of the iconic trophy.
Over the past 11 years, the 18-carat gold Emirates Melbourne Cup has travelled more than 345,000 kilometres, visiting 270 towns and cities and engaging tens of thousands of people.
Today, Lexis Noosa had its chance to see the real Melbourne Cup and the students had the opportunity to hold the famous trophy from the race that stops that Nation. This once in a life time experience is one the students here at Lexis Noosa will never forget.
The Melbourne Cup race will take place on Tuesday 4th November at 2pm Queensland time.