The race that stops a nation


This Melbourne Cup, head to The Govenors Table for a three course lunch created by acclaimed chef Marco Adler, while soaking up the atmosphere of Australia’s first Government House. After lunch, settle in at the cocktail bar or on a comfortable banquette to watch the race live on screen.

Choice of Sparkling Wine, Wine or Beer on arrival

Three Course Lunch Menu
$95 Per Person
Tuesday 4 November, 2014

About The Governors Table

The Governors Table is a modern interpretation of its foundations capturing significant and historic Australian design elements sympathetic to the site.  The use of stone, timber and steel reflect the materials used to build “The Edge of the Trees” installation in the museum’s forecourt, a forest of 29 massive pillars which represent 29 Aboriginal clans from around Sydney. Scandinavian influences have modernised the interiors, bronze and copper mirrors adorn the walls, modern timbers overlay the bespoke driftwood used throughout the bar and dining space

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Glass door panel at the entrance to the Bullion Room. Photograph © Nicholas Watt for Sydney Living Museums



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