Events 2017

Melbourne Cup 2017

Giddy up and save the date for this year’s Melbourne Cup event in Phuket! 

On the 7th of November, we look forward to welcoming everyone from 9am onwards for Australia’s Major thoroughbred horse race. Guests will be treated to 5 hours free flow of food and beverages including bubbles, white, pink, red and more, which are kindly sponsored by Jagota and Samero's, among others. There will be Kata Rocks Fashions on the Field so wear your best racewear attire and participate in the competition! Prizes will be awarded to Best Hat, Best Dressed Lady and Gentleman, and the table with the most stylishly dressed guests. At 11am, after the atmosphere has built, the famous thoroughbred horse race will be screened. When the last horse is past the post, the dance party begins in earnest! For guests wishing to find amazing deals for their next holidays, there will also be fabulous prizes to bid on, raffles and lucky door prizes.

When: Tuesday 7 November 2017 from 9am to 2pm
Where: Outrigger Laguna Phuket
Dress:   At the races 
Donation: 2,500 baht per person

To buy your tickets, please contact
Tel: 0801 439 554
and see payment options at

Outrigger Laguna Phuket also kindly offers special room rates for the night of the 6th and 7th of November for the price of THB 3,750 per night inclusive of taxes and breakfasts. For the guests wishing to make use of this offer, please mention so when booking the tickets so that we can refer you to the responsible reservation contact.

Thanks to Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort, Class Act Media, Creative Concept and many other sponsors, this year’s Melbourne Cup promises to be spectacular and we hope to see you there!

We also want to thank our generous food and beverage sponsors who provide us with first-class delicacies.

****All proceeds from this event will go to the Good Shepherd Charity and Phuket Has Been Good To Us****

Sunset Cruise on Ocean Emerald


INDULGE yourself! Join us on a luxurious evening cruise around beautiful Phang Nga Bay on the ultimate Super Yacht, Ocean Emerald.

When: Thursday 14 December 2017 from 4:30pm to 9:30pm
Where: Ocean Emerald - boarding at the  Ao Po Marina
Dress code: Boat Formal (bare foot rule)
Donation: THB 10,000
Proceeds go towards supporting the work of the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation. 

On Thursday 14th December at 4.30pm you will board the Ocean Emerald at Ao Po Marina for a Sunset Cruise around Phang Nga Bay returning at 9.30pm after an ultimate yachting experience on this incredible 41 meter Super Yacht.

Enjoy free flow high end spirits, wines, beers, soft drinks and canapés. Kind sponsors to date: Freixenet and World Class Wines will supply Cava; Brand Connect will supply rose, white and pinot noir from Two Rivers winery in Marlborough, New Zealand and Beervana will supply craft beers. Two Chefs and PLUM Prime Steakhouse by Cape Siennawill be providing fabulous canapés.

It is thanks to the tremendously kind sponsorship of Nigel Plaskett that we are able to offer this exceptional experience to friends of the Foundation for only 10,000 baht per head with all proceeds benefiting Phuket Has Been Good To Us.

An exclusive event, we are limited to 50 passengers, so if you wish to join us please contact Graham before as soon as possible on - remaining spaces are very limited.

This event is kindly sponsored by Class Act Media.

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Pop Up 4 at Bluesiam

Pop Up 4 is in the making and we are proud to announce that generous Bluesiam Beach Club is hosting next years’ best foodie event in town!

Your ticket includes delicacies from all participating restaurants, as much as you can eat. There will be free flow from our beverage sponsors for the entire evening as well as music, dancing, amazing prizes to be won and more! 

Be sure to save the date 17th of March 2018. More information coming soon, so watch this space!