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Melbourne CupThe Race That Stops A Nation

Melbourne Cup is Race #7 run at 3pm (AEST) over 3,200 metres at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne Australia.

158th Melbourne Cup | Tuesday 6th November 2018.

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View Event: Cup Day Bottomless Brunch | Ludlow
Cup Day Bottomless Brunch | Ludlow
Ludlow Bar & Dining Room, 7 Riverside Quay Southbank
Date: 6th of November 2018
Join us on Melbourne Cup Day for a Bottomless Brunch by the River. Enjoy a delicious 4 course Brunch Menu, Gin & Tonic, Prosecco and selected Beer (drink package is for 2 hours). Watch all the races, sweeps, prizes for best dressed. Cost is ..

View Event: Ales On Rails | Food & Steam Train Experience
Ales On Rails | Food & Steam Train Experience
Castlemaine Railway Station Castlemaine
Date: 6th of November 2018
The Ultimate Beer, Food & Steam Train Experience Indulge as you are taken into a world of decadence.... first class style.... in 1920's era club and parlour carriages As your steam train takes you through the countryside from Castlemaine to ..

View Event: Bright Rotary | Spring Festival Market
Bright Rotary | Spring Festival Market
Burke Street, Bright
Date: 5th of November 2018
Come along and enjoy the open air markets presented by the Bright Rotary Club in conjunction with local events. Bright Rotary Markets are held in the CBD of the beautiful township of Bright, located in NE Victoria. Over 200 stallholders offer ..

View Event: Cup Day Champagne Breakfast | Neptune Food & Wine
Cup Day Champagne Breakfast | Neptune Food & Wine
212 High Street, Windsor Vic 3181 Windsor
Date: 6th of November 2018
Cup Day Champagne Breakfast at Neptune Food & Wine Start the festivities early with a Ruinart Champagne breakfast, featuring fresh fruit plates, granola, cooked morning staples and pastries, as well as return transfers to and from Flemington race ..

View Event: Cup Day Eve | The Bridge Hotel
Cup Day Eve | The Bridge Hotel
Bridge Hotel 642 Bridge Rd, Richmond
Date: 5th of November 2018
Who doesn't love a public holiday? Celebrate having the day off tomorrow with your baes at the Bridge! We've got DJs spinning all night long, delectable drink specials from 5pm and of course, the toastiest tunes to keep you moving all night long. ..

View Event: Flemington Racecourse
Flemington Racecourse
448 Epsom Road Flemington
Flemington Racecourse is one of the oldest and most beautiful racetracks in the world and home to Australia's most famous horse race, the Melbourne Cup. Flemington Racecourse is located on a flood plain of the Maribyrnong River, just a few kilomet ..

View Event: Heathcote Agricultural Show 2018
Heathcote Agricultural Show 2018
Chauncey St Heathcote
Date: 6th of November 2018
All the fun of a traditional country show! Heathcote Show is held every year on Melbourne Cup Day. Fun for kids (at no extra cost) - Farmer Darryl & his furry friends, Professor Wallace's puppet theatre, Face painting, Balloon animals. *Workin ..

View Event: Hop Fest 2018 | Beer & Cider Festival
Hop Fest 2018 | Beer & Cider Festival
Healesville Sanctuary Badger Creek Rd Healesville
Date: 3rd of November 2018 To 6th of November 2018
Yarra Valley’s new beer & cider festival is coming to Healesville Sanctuary This Melbourne Cup long weekend, Healesville Sanctuary is celebrating the Yarra Valley’s rich brewing history with craft beer, food stalls, live music and more! Se ..

View Event: Maldon Folk Festival 2018
Maldon Folk Festival 2018
Maldon
Date: 2nd of November 2018 To 5th of November 2018
Maldon Folk Festival, located in Central Victoria, has been held annually for more than four decades. Each year we provide a long weekend of quality entertainment at affordable prices, to suit all age groups. Experience the legendary festival atmo ..

View Event: Mansfield High Country Festival 2018
Mansfield High Country Festival 2018
High St Mansfield
Date: 2nd of November 2018 To 6th of November 2018
The Mansfield High Country Festival kicks off an exciting 5 days on Friday 2nd November and continues until Melbourne Cup Day, Tuesday 6th November 2018. The events that make up the Festival are inspired range of diverse activities put on by commu ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup 1896 | Film
Melbourne Cup 1896 | Film
Epsom Road Flemington
Melbourne's oldest surviving films is the 1896 Melbourne Cup by Marius Sestier. This film from Australia's audiovisual heritage online documents the 1896 Melbourne Cup horse race including footage of the crowd watching the race. Marius Sestier ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup 2018
Melbourne Cup 2018
Epsom Road Flemington
Date: 6th of November 2018
Melbourne Cup Day is Australia's most famous Tuesday | 6th November 2018. Lexus Melbourne Cup Day sits at the pinnacle of the Australian racing calendar and is the focal point of the Melbourne Cup Carnival. There's nothing like being there amongst ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup @ Left Bank Melbourne
Melbourne Cup @ Left Bank Melbourne
Left Bank 1 Southbank Boulevard Southbank
Date: 6th of November 2018
Melbourne Cup Celebrations at Left Bank Melbourne! Tuesday the 6th of November The Iconic Melbourne cup lunch at Left Bank Melbourne is back! Join us for a dazzling three-course lunch at Melbourne’s most exciting cocktail, bar and dining des ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup at Hotel Barkly Rooftop Bar
Melbourne Cup at Hotel Barkly Rooftop Bar
level 4, 109 Barkly Street St Kilda
Date: 6th of November 2018
oin us from 11am onwards as we celebrate one of the world's most famous race. Share in the excitement of the race that stops the nation at this exclusive event held at Melbourne's Iconic Rooftop Venue!!! Inclusions: Exclusive entry to Hotel ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup Boozy Race Banquet | Neptune Food & Wine
Melbourne Cup Boozy Race Banquet | Neptune Food & Wine
212 High Street, Windsor
Date: 6th of November 2018
Melbourne Cup Boozy Race Banquet at Neptune Food & Wine with Capi Not heading to the races? Neptune has you covered. Sit back and soak up the atmosphere from the comfort of the venue's booth seating and watch the action unfold on the various scree ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup Carnival 2018
Melbourne Cup Carnival 2018
448 Epsom Rd Flemington
Date: 3rd of November 2018 To 10th of November 2018
The Melbourne Cup Carnival is an unequalled world-class event that encompasses the finest racing, entertainment, fashion, culture, food and wine all in one place - Flemington. Be enthralled and swept up in the magic of the celebration that stops ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup Champagne Breakfast | Trinket Bar
Melbourne Cup Champagne Breakfast | Trinket Bar
87 Flinders Lane Melbourne
Date: 6th of November 2018
Flinders Lane Trinket Melbourne Cup Champagne Breakfast in Melbourne FLINDERS LANE TRINKET MELBOURNE CUP CHAMPAGNE BREAKFAST Get ready for the Cup in style & enjoy a pre-racing morning immersed in the sparkle & glamour found only in my abode... ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup Day | Prahran Hotel
Melbourne Cup Day | Prahran Hotel
82 High St Prahran
Date: 6th of November 2018
Enjoy the race that stops the nation, live from the comfort of Prahran Hotel. COCKTAIL PACKAGE Enjoy five hours of unlimited beverages and canapés in an exclusive area of the Prahran Hotel for just $105 per person! BANQUET BOOKINGS Set up ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup Day | Terminus Hotel
Melbourne Cup Day | Terminus Hotel
605 Victoria St Abbotsford
Date: 6th of November 2018
Giddy up! Come spend the Melbourne Cup with us. Every race and all the action, live and loud on all screens. Function spaces and booths are available - no minimum spend! ENQUIRIES | GO Book a table of five or more and receive a free jug of ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup High Tea @ THATH
Melbourne Cup High Tea @ THATH
Bayswater
Date: 4th of November 2018
Sunday 4th November 2018 The Hatter & the Hare | Bayswater Celebrate The Spring Race Season With A High Tea! Dress up in your best Spring attire, gather your mates and come together to indulge in a lavish High Tea! In anticipation to th ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup Parade 2018
Melbourne Cup Parade 2018
Swanston Street Melbourne
Date: 5th of November 2018
Witness a procession of thoroughbreds, jockeys and trainers in the 35th annual Melbourne Cup Parade, proudly supported by the City of Melbourne. Tens of thousands of people will once again line Swanston Street in Melbourne's CBD for an exciting pa ..

View Event: Melbourne Cup Trivia
Melbourne Cup Trivia
Flemington
Interesting trivia not so well known about the Melbourne Cup... 1. Lucky numbers The saddlecloth numbers 4 and 12 have won the Cup a record 11 times each. So, if you're struggling to find a horse to back, go 4 or 12. 2. Young at heart Pete ..

View Event: Melbourne Track Report
Melbourne Track Report
Flemington
Free information for Melbourne racing, updated every race day. 'Before you go to the track, go to the Melbourne Track Report.' This is the Melbourne Track Report - your FREE independent assessment of track conditions for Melbourne horse racing. ..

View Event: Mountains of Books Fair 2018
Mountains of Books Fair 2018
Hilton Ave Ferny Creek
Date: 3rd of November 2018 To 4th of November 2018
Sat 3rd and Sunday 4th November 10-4 Cup Weekend 12 local secondhand bookdealers with 1000's of books in every category. Make a head start on your Christmas list or just your wish list. Added attraction this year the Bookbinders" Guild of ..

View Event: Public Holiday: Melbourne Cup Day
Public Holiday: Melbourne Cup Day
Melbourne
Date: 6th of November 2018
The next declared public holiday in Victoria is Melbourne Cup Day * Tuesday 6 November Public Holiday | More 2018 Victorian Special Days Victoria celebrates the following special days, holidays and long weekends. All dates are a ..

View Event: Spring Racing Carnival Flowers
Spring Racing Carnival Flowers
Melbourne
Each major race day throughout the Spring Racing Carnival has a flower dedicated to the day, so avoid a floral faux pas and be sure to wear the right flower on the day. Flower of the Day Dress your hair with fresh flowers, wear them on a beautifu ..

View Event: St Leonards Market | Melbourne Cup weekend
St Leonards Market | Melbourne Cup weekend
St Leonards Foreshore, The Esplanade St Leonards
Date: 3rd of November 2018
A great market held on the foreshore of St Leonards. There is a wide variety of art and craft, produce, new and preloved goods, jumping castle and much more. There is also hot food and refreshments on offer. The St Leonards Markets sell craft, ..

View Event: St Michael's Melbourne Cup Day Fair 2018
St Michael's Melbourne Cup Day Fair 2018
Corner Mount Dandenong Tourist Road and Falls Road, Kalorama
Date: 6th of November 2018
Join us for a fun day for the whole family at St. Michael's Annual Cup Day Fair. There's Trash & Treasure, Cakes & Jams, Food Court, Devonshire Teas, Arts & Crafts, Plants, Books, Silent Auction, Raffle, Toys, Children's Activities, Bouncy Castle ..

View Event: St~Germain Cup Eve Garden Party
St~Germain Cup Eve Garden Party
Hophaus Bar & Grill, Southgate Restaurant & Shopping Precinct Southbank
Date: 5th of November 2018
Hophaus & St-Germain present our: St-Germain Cup Eve Garden Party Monday 5 November 2018 | Hophaus Bier Bar Grill You're invited to join us this Spring Racing Carnival at Hophaus at the Launch of our St-Germain Pop Up Garden. DJ Andy Murph ..

View Event: Taggerty 4 Seasons Market
Taggerty 4 Seasons Market
5 Taggerty-Thornton Road Taggerty
Date: 3rd of November 2018
Held in Taggerty Community Hall, a community market offering a variety of produce, products and plants Fabulous local produce including olive products, jams and chutneys, honey, wine, fruit and vegetables, soap, crafts, bricabrac and spitroast and ..

View Event: The Race That Stops A Nation
The Race That Stops A Nation
Flemington
On radio they were asking "was there any other city in the world that turned a horse race into a public holiday?" Melbourne did way back in 1861 and continues to, the race that stops a nation, and now the world... The Melbourne Cup The Me ..

View Event: The Story of the Melbourne Cup
The Story of the Melbourne Cup
Flemington
Stephen Howell's The Story of the Melbourne Cup, Australia's Greatest Race celebrates the remarkable history of a wonderful horse race - one of the world's most famous and enduring tests of a thoroughbred. This is a story of the risk takers and pl ..

View Event: Toast to the Coast 2018 | Wine & Food Festival
Toast to the Coast 2018 | Wine & Food Festival
Geelong
Date: 3rd of November 2018 To 4th of November 2018
Toast to the Coast 2018 17th Year Anniversary! Geelong's wine, food and music festival Melbourne Cup Weekend A SIGNATURE VICTORIAN EVENT - GETTING BIGGER AND BETTER THAN EVER BEFORE. . . Wineries across Geelong - one of Australia's trul ..

View Event: WINNER 2000 Melbourne Cup - BREW (11)
WINNER 2000 Melbourne Cup - BREW (11)
Flemington
The WINNER of the 2000 Melbourne Cup was Brew ridden by Kerrin McEvoy. Trainer: Mike Moroney Owner: Gurner's Bloodstock Co. Time: 3.18.68 ..

View Event: WINNER 2001 Melbourne Cup - ETHEREAL (11)
WINNER 2001 Melbourne Cup - ETHEREAL (11)
Flemington
The WINNER of the 2001 Melbourne Cup was Ethereal ridden by Scott Seamer. Trainer: Sheila Laxon Owner: P. J. & P. M. Vela Time 3.21.08 ..

View Event: WINNER 2002 Melbourne Cup - MEDIA PUZZLE (9)
WINNER 2002 Melbourne Cup - MEDIA PUZZLE (9)
Flemington
The WINNER of the 2002 Melbourne Cup was Media Puzzle ridden by Damien Oliver. Trainer: Dermot K. Weld Owner: Dr M. W. Smurfit, et al. Time: 3.16.97 ..

View Event: WINNER 2003 Melbourne Cup - MAKYBE DIVA (8)
WINNER 2003 Melbourne Cup - MAKYBE DIVA (8)
Flemington
The WINNER of the 2003 Melbourne Cup was Makybe Diva ridden by Glen Boss. Trainer: David Hall Emily Owner: Krstina Syndicate Time 3.19.90 ..

View Event: WINNER 2004 Melbourne Cup - MAKYBE DIVA (7)
WINNER 2004 Melbourne Cup - MAKYBE DIVA (7)
Flemington
The WINNER of the 2004 Melbourne Cup was Makybe Diva riddent by Glen Boss. Trainer: Lee Freedman Owner: Emily Krstina Syndicate Time 3.28.55 ..

View Event: WINNER 2005 Melbourne Cup - MAKYBE DIVA (1)
WINNER 2005 Melbourne Cup - MAKYBE DIVA (1)
Flemington race course Flemington
The winner of the 2005 Melbourne Cup is: No: 1 : MAKYBE DIVA Jockey: Glen Boss Trainer: D. Freeman It is being called the greatest win of all time. MAKYBE DIVA has won 3 Melbourne Cup's in a row. No horse has ever acheived this feat. MAKYBE ..

View Event: WINNER 2006 Melbourne Cup - DELTA BLUES (2)
WINNER 2006 Melbourne Cup - DELTA BLUES (2)
Flemington race course Flemington
The winner of the 2006 Melbourne Cup is: No: 2 : Delta Blues Melbourne Cup Day is Australia's most famous Tuesday. It's a day when a nation stops whatever it's doing to listen to the race call, or watch the race on TV, and even those who don't u ..

View Event: WINNER 2007 Melbourne Cup - EFFICIENT (6)
WINNER 2007 Melbourne Cup - EFFICIENT (6)
Flemington
Efficient became the first Victoria Derby winner since the legendary Phar Lap to come back a year later and claim the Melbourne Cup. Despite poor recent form, Efficient produced a stunning finish to repel the international challenge of Purple Moon ..

View Event: WINNER 2008 Melbourne Cup - VIEWED (10)
WINNER 2008 Melbourne Cup - VIEWED (10)
Flemington
On Tuesday 4th November 2008 VIEWED has won the $5.5 million Melbourne Cup at Flemington, giving champion trainer Bart Cummings his 12th victory in the race. Viewed, ridden by Blake Shinn, just held on to beat the English-trained Bauer in a photo- ..

View Event: WINNER 2009 Melbourne Cup - SHOCKING (21)
WINNER 2009 Melbourne Cup - SHOCKING (21)
Flemington
Tuesday 3rd November 2009 SHOCKING won the $5.5 million Melbourne Cup at Flemington, giving trainer Mark Kavanaugh his first victory in the race. SHOCKING and international raider CRIME SCENE pulled away from the pack in the straight and had the r ..

View Event: WINNER 2010 Melbourne Cup - AMERICAIN (11)
WINNER 2010 Melbourne Cup - AMERICAIN (11)
Flemington
On Tuesday 2nd November 2010, #AMERICAIN (11) won the 150th Melbourne Cup at Flemington. AMERICAIN (11) MALUCKYDAY (5) SO YOU THINK (2) This was published here at 3.03pm - 2-11-2010 ..

View Event: WINNER 2011 Melbourne Cup - DUNADEN (3)
WINNER 2011 Melbourne Cup - DUNADEN (3)
Flemington
On Tuesday 1st November 2011, DUNADEN (3) won the 151st Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Race 7 Melbourne Cup (Final Field) 3.24pm: CORRECT WEIGHT DECLARED 1st. Dunaden $8.20 $3.10 2nd. Red Cadeaux $14.00 3rd. Lucas Cranach $4.50 Dunaden (1 ..

View Event: WINNER 2012 Melbourne Cup - GREEN MOON (14)
WINNER 2012 Melbourne Cup - GREEN MOON (14)
Flemington
The race was run under grey skies: Tuesday 6th November 2012, GREEN MOON (14) won the 152nd Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Race 7: 2012 Melbourne Cup (Group 1, 3200m) 3.16pm: CORRECT WEIGHT DECLARED 1st. Green Moon (14) 2nd. Fiorente (11) 3r ..

View Event: WINNER 2013 Melbourne Cup - FIORENTE (6)
WINNER 2013 Melbourne Cup - FIORENTE (6)
Flemington
The race was run under sunny skies: Tuesday 5th November 2013 Fiorente won the 153rd Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Gai Waterhouse's Fiorente wins the 153rd running of the Melbourne Cup Race 7: 2013 Melbourne Cup (Group 1 3200m) 1st - 6 | FIO ..

View Event: WINNER 2014 Melbourne Cup - PROTECTIONIST
WINNER 2014 Melbourne Cup - PROTECTIONIST
Flemington
The race was run under cloudy and slightly overcast: Tuesday 4th November 2014 Protectionist won the 154th Melbourne Cup at Flemington. German stayer Protectionist simply ran away from his rivals to win the $6.2 million Melbourne Cup by an easy ..

View Event: WINNER 2015 Melbourne Cup - PRINCE OF PENZANCE (19)
WINNER 2015 Melbourne Cup - PRINCE OF PENZANCE (19)
Flemington
The race was run on Tuesday 3rd November 2015 at 3;20pm. Prince Of Penzance won the 155th Melbourne Cup at Flemington. A Female jockey has at last won the Melbourne Cup. Two female trainers have led in the winner and plenty of mares have won. B ..

View Event: WINNER 2016 Melbourne Cup - ALMANDIN (17)
WINNER 2016 Melbourne Cup - ALMANDIN (17)
Flemington
The race was run on Tuesday 1st November 2016 at 3;20pm. Almandin won the 156th Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Owner Lloyd Williams has won his fifth Melbourne Cup as import Almandin outlasted Irish raider Heartbreak City to take out the $6.2 mil ..

View Event: WINNER 2017 Melbourne Cup - REKINDLING (22)
WINNER 2017 Melbourne Cup - REKINDLING (22)
Flemington
The race was run on Tuesday 7th November 2017. Rekindling won the 157th Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Rekindling has won the Melbourne Cup, making Lloyd Williams the race's most successful owner a sixth Cup trophy. Joseph O'Brien trained the ..

View Event: Winners of the Melbourne Cup
Winners of the Melbourne Cup
Melbourne
Costa Rolfe's bestselling book has been updated to include the 2008 winner and now features a foreword by one of the most respected figures in Australian racing, Bart Cummings. With snappy 500-word chapters on each winner, this distinctive racing ..

View Event: Yarra Valley Melbourne Cup Day 2018
Yarra Valley Melbourne Cup Day 2018
Yarra Glen
Date: 6th of November 2018
Yarra Valley Melbourne Cup Day Tuesday, November 06, 2018 Gates open at 10:00 The race that stops the nation. This is the big one. Flemington my be hosting the main event, but we are celebrating the Melbourne Cup our own way: with the bigg ..