Emirates Melbourne Cup Marquee November 6, 2012 Richard Vaughan makes a new friend! Irish dancers holding the precious cup – just after performing a routine “Gangnam Style”. Who’d have thought this day would come – a Qantas ceo in the Emirates marquee? Phil Hoffmann and Barry Brown with EK cabin crew. Welcome to the Emirates Melbourne Cup! Qantas had a special greeting for guests as they arrived in Melbourne on Cup Day. An authentic Irish tea house. Les Casssar, Bruce Baird, Alan Joyce and Neil Perry. Sophie Monk at the Emirates Marquee Irish shopfronts overlooking the racecourse Irish shopfronts overlooking the racecourse How true! Joanna Griggs and Peter Fitzsimons (channelling his inner pirate?) Richard Vaughan, Trafalgar ambassador Kerri-Anne Kennerley and friends. Richard Vaughan again! Who’d have thought it? Andrew McGuinness, Qantas head of external affairs and media with QF’s Amanda Bolger in the Emirates Marquee. Alan Joyce catches up with Kevin Rudd. JTG ceo Rob Gurney with Les Cassar. Celebrity journalist Fiona Carruthers from the Australian Financial Review with friends. JTG ceo Rob Gurney. No, not a statue. What a surprise! James Tobin at a travel industry event. Kenny!