Footy or Fillies – with Oaks Hotels & Resorts the choice is both!

15 May 2012

The super Saturday of racing will feature the $1 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap, Australia’s premier sprint race, complemented by premium off-track hospitality and entertainment including the coveted David Jones Fashions on the Field.

Rugby Union fanatics will also have reason to celebrate on 9 June, as Brisbane demands national attention when it welcomes the Wallabies to Suncorp Stadium, ready to take on Wales as part of the Rugby Union International 2012 series.

Coveted tickets will go on sale on 22 May 2012, however getting in early by securing your accommodation at Oaks Aurora or Oaks Mon Komo will ensure you have the opportunity to experience two loves of racing and rugby during one action packed day and night of Brisbane’s very best entertainment.

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’ Area Director of Sales & Marketing Rachelle Cole expressed the company’s commitment to assisting with the development of an integral cultural and social agenda within Queensland; with the horse racing and rugby union offering the state’s tourism a multi-million dollar platform.

“Brisbane continues to shine as an outstanding entertainment destination, and whether you chose to attend one event or both, Oaks Hotels & Resorts is always your ideal accommodation partner with 10 four-star apartment style properties in Brisbane and surrounding areas to choose from,” she said.

To celebrate Oaks Hotels & Resorts partnership with AAMI Stradbroke Day and 2012 Channel Seven Brisbane Racing Carnival, the ultimate race day soiree is on offer with an online package including a two night stay (minimum) at the stylishly appointed Oaks Aurora in Brisbane’s buzzing CBD or Oaks Mon Komo in Redcliffe, two members tickets to Stradbroke Day on 9 June 2012, and an 11.00am late check out. Rates start from just $219 per night in One Bedroom Apartment at Oaks Mon Komo.

Oaks Aurora offers contemporary, self-contained four-star accommodation in the popular Queen Street precinct, featuring inspired designs, contemporary decor, and luxury resort facilities, while the recently opened Oaks Mon Komo offers unsurpassed views of sparkling Moreton Bay, on site restaurant and bar facilities, and a charming seaside ambience.

To book your Oaks race day experience, please visit or call 1300 661 903 and quote ‘Brisbane Racing Carnival Package’.