Emirates Melbourne Cup Day
Dates: 4 Nov 2014
Address: Flemington Racecourse, 448 Epsom Road, Flemington, Victoria 3031
Freecall: 1300 727 575
Join in the excitement of Emirates Melbourne Cup Day - the highlight of the Australian racing calendar - at Flemington Racecourse.
Each year at 3pm on the first Tuesday of November, the greatest thoroughbreds from around the world descend upon Flemington to battle it out for a chance at the $6.2 million in prize money and to cement their names into history. Over 3200 metres, every competitor races towards the richest prize in Australian sport.
As the jewel in the Melbourne Cup Carnival crown, this iconic day is a heady mix of revelry embraced by local and international visitors set to enjoy spectacular racing, fashion, hospitality and entertainment, making it an unmissable sporting and cultural event.
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