Lunch with Guest of Honour President George Bush

The 2001 Melbourne Cup Day Lunch was held with guest of honour President George Bush Senior, 41st President of the United States of America┬áin aid of The Children’s Hospital, Westmead and SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) NSW.

Hosted by The Honourable Bob Carr MP, Premier of NSW on Tuesday 6 November 2001 at the Wentworth Hotel, Sydney, the luncheon was the only public function attended by President Bush Snr during his three-day visit to Australia.