Melbourne Cup Day: Celebrating in the Office with Flavours and Style
Melbourne Cup Day is one of the most highly anticipated events on the Australian calendar. While most of the festivities are centred around the Melbourne racetrack, there’s no reason why you can’t join in the fun right in your office. Let’s explore how to celebrate Melbourne Cup Day in the office with style and provide catering options to make this day a memorable one for you and your team.
A Day of Excitement and Camaraderie
Melbourne Cup Day is a unique opportunity to break away from the daily routine and enjoy a day of excitement and entertainment. In the office, this can translate into a different day with an atmosphere filled with camaraderie while savouring delicious catering.
- Morning and Afternoon Tea: Kick off the day with an early morning breakfast in the office, and later, indulge in a delightful afternoon tea. You can offer a selection of fresh pastries, fruits, and coffee for the morning, and include an assortment of teas, pastries, and finger sandwiches for the afternoon, ensuring your team stays energized and satisfied throughout the day.
- Sweet and Savory Snacks: Keep your team satisfied with a tempting array of sweet and savory snacks. From cakes and muffins to croissants and crackers & cheese, these snacks will provide a delightful treat for everyone in the office. Whether you’re craving something sugary or savory, we’ve got you covered.
- Buffet-Style Lunch: This flexible option allows everyone to pick their favourite dishes. Do you prefer sandwiches, wraps or salads? Are you after a hot dish or a sushi roll? Do you need any vegetarian, vegan, gluten, or diary free option? We have everything, for all tastes and requirements.
- Gourmet Finger Foods: If you prefer a more casual approach, consider a gourmet finger food service. Present a variety of cheeses, canapes, skewers, and other delightful appetizers for your team to enjoy throughout the celebration’s day.
- Grazing Platters and Grazing Stations: Create an elegant atmosphere with grazing platters or stations that feature cheese, charcuterie, fruits, breads, and dried foods for tasting. Elevate your celebration with a rich and diverse selection of the best-quality food.
- Desserts and Coffee: Don’t forget about desserts. Offer a variety of cakes, pastries, and fresh fruits, complemented by a coffee station to satisfy sweet cravings and keep everyone energized throughout the afternoon celebrations.
Melbourne Cup Day in the office can be a memorable and fun experience. With the right catering options, you can create a festive atmosphere that fosters camaraderie among your colleagues. Whether you opt for a buffet-style lunch, a chill picnic in the break room, or an elegant grazing station, make sure the food and beverages are of high quality so that everyone can enjoy to the fullest. And we can help you with that!