TRI Auditorium

TRI Melbourne Cup Spring Cleaning Day

TRI's annual Melbourne Cup Spring Cleaning Day will be held on Tuesday 2nd November 2021
It is a great opportunity for all building occupants to take some time to spring clean offices, kitchens and lab spaces. 

Clean and Win! 

  • Grab a checklist and coordinate with your group/module to ensure all areas are cleaned.
  • Email a ‘before and after’ pic to [email protected] by COB on Cup Day (Tues 2nd Nov) on behalf of your lab/group/team to win one of 5 prizes.
  • All entries go into the draw. Winners will be announced on Wednesday 3rd November 2021.

Collect your Sweeps

  • Sweeps will be available at reception.
  • If you wish to donate to a racehorse rescue charity, a tin will also be available at reception.
  • Vendors will be on site again, running their own competitions with prizes up for grabs.


  • Take a break from cleaning to have lunch on us!
  • This year, we are returning to our chicken, salad and bread roll meal, drinks will also be available.
  • Lunch will be served from 11:30am-2:30pm.
  • You MUST register here to reserve a meal. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, you will need to choose a 30-minute timeslot in which to collect and eat your lunch in the atrium.
  • Registrations for your free lunch must be received by Monday 1st November (5pm).

The Melbourne Cup Race will be televised in the main Auditorium from 1:45pm for the 2pm race. Due to COVID-safe rules, there will be a 200 person limit in the auditorium.

For more information about the day’s activities contact your friendly Scientific Services Team or Joanne Leerberg on [email protected]

Let’s make this year another fun and successful day for all!  

Reserve your lunch here