A great night out ahead of  the 2018 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival

The Asian Executive Magazine in association with the Victoria Racing Club proudly presents The Asian Executive 2018 Melbourne Cup Carnival Charity Ball to be held on Friday evening, 2 November 2018 (7.00 pm for 7.30 pm start) at the Palladium at Crown.

Direct from Las Vegas, the event features the brilliant Australian Bee Gees with their thrilling and heartfelt tribute to the band that defined the disco era with hits such as Saturday Night Live, You Should be Dancing, Stayin’ Alive and more.

Net proceeds from pledges, raffles and auctions from this event are dedicated to  Guide Dogs Victoria – Australia’s most respected charitable organisation. 

Confirmed special guests include Sally Capp, Lord Mayor of Melbourne, The Hon. Philip Dalidakis MP, Minister for Trade and Investment, Minister for Innovation and the Digital Economy and Minister for Small Business, Board members of the Victoria Racing Club, Maggie Zhou, CEO Alibaba Australia and New Zealand, Karen Hayes, CEO of Guide Dogs Victoria, Damien Tangey, President of UDIA (Vic), Danni Addison CEO of UDIA (Vic)  and senior executives drawn from business, property and international trade. 

Highlights of a fabulous evening of corporate networking and entertainment include:

  1. Official presentation of the 2018 Lexus Melbourne Cup 
  2. The Australian Girls Choir singing the Australian National Anthem
  3. A big production tribute to the extraordinary music of the Bee Gees.
  4. 3-course dinner with premium wines
  5. A massive dance floor with disco-themed ballroom

Our principal sponsor is Lexus Australia and major sponsors are  Multiplex, UEM Sunrise, Pomeroy Pacific and Pitcher Partners.

We also wish to acknowledge our supporting organisation, Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) Victorian Division and 2018 Strategic Alliance Partner, CBRE Melbourne