Melbourne Cup



The Melbourne Cup Carnival is one of the biggest party and sporting events of the year with racing enthusiasts and socialites alike flocking to Flemington Racecourse to get amongst the best horse racing action of the year.

Saturday 4th November - AAMI Victoria Derby Day
Tuesday 7th November - Emirates Melbourne Cup Day
Thursday 9th November - Crown Oaks Day
Saturday 11th November - Emirates Stakes Day


Results from the 2016 Spring Carnival saw Lloyd Williams take out his 5th Melbourne Cup with Almandin just outlasting Heartbreak City, James Cummings won his 1st AAMI Derby with Prized Icon, rank outsider Lasqueti Spirit streaked the filed in the VRC Oaks paying $120 in the process, while Le Romain saluted in the Cantala Stakes (formerly Emirates Stakes) the last Group One of the week.

With our accommodation, reserved seating (Lawn, Saintly Place and Hill Stand) and hospitality upgrades now available, here's your chance to be a part of the celebration that stops a nation.