Media Release: 2013 Melbourne Cup Carnival Viva Holidays live a life of travel

Viva! Holidays: Giddy Up for the 2013 Melbourne Cup Carnival

This week the Viva! Holidays team where treated to a very special visitor in the lead up to the 2013 Melbourne Cup Carnival – The cup itself!

The team donned the white gloves to handle the cup, one of the most recognisable trophies in Australian sport. The 18 carat cup is currently on the road and visited the Viva! Holidays team to celebrate the launch of ticket & hotel packages now on sale for the 2013 November event.

From Derby Day to Stakes Day and everything in between, the 2013 carnival is promising to be another winning event on the Victorian sporting calendar. Packages start from $511* per person and include 3 nights accommodation in Melbourne and a Precinct Ticket to the Emirates Melbourne Cup.

Book a Melbourne Cup Carnival package with Viva! Holidays today. Visit, call 1800 848 246 or connect with Qantas Holidays on Facebook for a range of campaign updates and special offers. Visit:

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