Thousands of bottles of French Champagne, delicious delicacies and a ‘secret tequila bar’: How the other half will live in the celebrity-filled Birdcage at the Melbourne Cup

Australian celebrities are preparing flock to one of the most highly-anticipated social events of the year – the Melbourne Cup carnival.

The country’s biggest stars will attend several race days at Flemington Racecourse inside the world-famous ‘Birdcage’.

Famous faces will feast on delicious delicacies and desserts while sipping on expensive Champagne in the exclusive enclosure.

Among the luxury brands setting up marquees in the Birdcage are G.H. Mumm, the official Champagne sponsor of the event, as well as Lexus and Penfolds. 

Those lucky enough will also have access to a secret Don Julio tequila bar which features specialty cocktails and live performances.

French Champagne, delicious delicacies and world-class entertainment: Inside the celebrity-filled Birdcage at the Melbourne Cup

G.H Mumm has transformed their two-storey marquee into a Parisian garden.

Dancers will welcome guests into the marquee with a theatrical performance as they enter the space.

French chef Florian Barbarot will be serving guests at pop-up degustation La Table Des Chefs.

Among the luxury brands inside the tent will be G.H. Mumm, the official champagne sponsor of the event, as well as Lexus and Don Julio

Among the luxury brands inside the tent will be G.H. Mumm, the official champagne sponsor of the event, as well as Lexus and Don Julio

Mumm has transformed a two-storey marquee into a Parisian garden. Pictured Jess Gomes opening a bottle of Champagne

Mumm has transformed a two-storey marquee into a Parisian garden. Pictured Jess Gomes opening a bottle of Champagne

The Champagne tent will be at the heart of the Birdcage, which also features a ‘Bird Bath Bar’ and a ‘Pamper Lounge’.

Guests will have the chance to experience interactive moments throughout the cage, which features live entertainment.

Meanwhile, Japanese car company Lexus’ marquee ‘Landmark by Lexus’ will focus on ‘tranquility and relaxation’.

The space is set to blend Japanese traditions with local materials and ingredients. 

Japanese car company Lexus' marquee 'Landmark by Lexus' will focus on 'tranquility and relaxation'

Japanese car company Lexus’ marquee ‘Landmark by Lexus’ will focus on ‘tranquility and relaxation’

The space is set to blend Japanese traditions with local materials and ingredients

The space is set to blend Japanese traditions with local materials and ingredients

Guests will have the chance to experience interactive moments throughout the cage. Pictured Melissa Leong

Guests will have the chance to experience interactive moments throughout the cage. Pictured Melissa Leong

Supermodel Adut Akech will be attending the company’s marquee as an exclusive guest.

Meanwhile, Furphy will also once again have their marquee in the Birdcage – which features ‘an atrium in the middle and custom made bars’.

South Australian wine producer Penfolds are set to take their guests through an ‘underwater wonderland’.

Supermodel Adut Akech will be attending the company's marquee as an exclusive guest

Supermodel Adut Akech will be attending the company’s marquee as an exclusive guest

Aussie stars can also enjoy light entertainment and canapés at Gwen by Luke Stone and the Curtis Stone Events team

Aussie stars can also enjoy light entertainment and canapés at Gwen by Luke Stone and the Curtis Stone Events team 

South Australian wine producer Penfolds are set to take their guests through an 'underwater wonderland'

South Australian wine producer Penfolds are set to take their guests through an ‘underwater wonderland’

Schweppes will return to the Birdcage with 'a magical bubble booth, boasting delicious edible bubbles in a variety of flavours

Schweppes will return to the Birdcage with ‘a magical bubble booth, boasting delicious edible bubbles in a variety of flavours

Schweppes will also return to the Birdcage with ‘a magical bubble booth, boasting delicious edible bubbles in a variety of flavours’.

The beverage brand will serve guests a range of premium alcohol and alcohol-free cocktails.

Aussie stars can also enjoy light entertainment and canapés at Gwen by Luke Stone and the Curtis Stone Events team.

Olympia Bellchambers pictured in the Crown marquee at the Melbourne Cup Carnival Birdcage

Olympia Bellchambers pictured in the Crown marquee at the Melbourne Cup Carnival Birdcage

Those lucky enough will also have access to a secret tequila bar by Don Julio. Pictured Lana Wilkinson

Those lucky enough will also have access to a secret tequila bar by Don Julio. Pictured Lana Wilkinson

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