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Flemington Racecourse

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“spring carnival”(38 reviews)
“cup carnival”(12 reviews)
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 a...more
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Victoria Racing 448 Epsom Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3031, Australia
+61 1300 727 575
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A great Sunday recovery out after the GF, great facility and great race day. Plenty of food and drink outlets, and punting areas. Great place to finally visit with mates and as usual always relying on the get out stakes at the end of the...More

Thank justincash3
Reviewed 5 days ago

Flemington Racecourse has an annual Spring Racing Carnival in November which is a party like no other. Each day has a theme - Oaks Day for filles, Melbourne Cup for local and international stayers, Derby Day for black and white. But beware the crowds. Also...More

Thank jennyw3922016
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The carnival is Neigh and the good horses are shacking off the winter coats and showing a gleam. Winx will be here soon, so is there any better place to be for Derby, Cup, Oaks and Emerites day.

Thank Collingw
Reviewed 6 days ago

lovely gardens well set up pleasant surroundings great bars great dinning facilities well set out with security

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 1 week ago

i have been to this place manny times on a saturday now with the new grand stand opening on sat it is a must i cant wait too seeit

Thank petrobarclay1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed visiting the race course when the Melbourne Cup was on. The drinks were pricey but I did fully anticipate this. I found many race goers to be really friendly. There was no trouble. Next time I won’t wear heels as I had nasty...More

1  Thank BlackKittens1990
Reviewed 8 August 2018

I was in the Corporate Box of Melbourne Cup once and it was so awesome I felt like I was rich and famous

1  Thank Nick F
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The race Australia stops for every first Tuesday in November. It is one of those days that needs to be on everyone bucket list. The day is spectacular, with every woman wearing matching hats to stunning outfits andthe men are all in suits.

1  Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Visited Flemington with daughter and husband. Lucky enough to eat at the Member's restaurant - which was wonderful. Service was fantastic and food was plentiful and delicious. And of course, the view of the track can't be beaten. Cold Melbourne winter's day so was a...More

Thank aussieshorty
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I have been here for several race days ans the course is always done up in a spectacular way. Great day out with friends and family and a nice excuse to get dressed up. Keep an eye out for the srping race schedule and go...More

Thank Breonie J
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Esther B
7 August 2018|
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Response from Glen W | Reviewed this property |
Hello Esther, Flemington is pretty flat, so I can't see that you will have any problems. If you are going to the Members area they have lifts to the dining area's. Dean Lester a tipping expert here in Melbourne has been in... More
28 April 2018|
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Response from rbrowneDoha_Qatar | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. it’s world famous and is a good day out even if you don’t like gambling.
2 April 2018|
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Response from Karen O | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of free areas once to enter the grounds. Go early and then you will get a good spot.