Saturday,Dec 22, 2018
Gates open 12:00pm • First race 1:00pm • Last race 5:55pm
Kick off your Christmas festivities at Flemington.
Start your Christmas celebrations early with a summer raceday at Flemington. Gather your friends and family and get into the festive spirit with delicious food and wine, acoustic tunes and the excitement of every race. Santa will be making a very special entrance on the Front Lawn at 12:15pm, don't miss it!
Bring the whole family along for fun activities on the Flemington Family Lawn, including face painting, pony rides, balloon artists, and a soft play area for the little ones.
Download the Flemington App before arriving on course to enhance your raceday experience.
The Flemington Family lawn is back for Summer at the West end of the lawn. Kids of all ages can enjoy various outdoor lawn games, pony rides, face painting, balloon artists and a soft play area.
Champions of the Turf, California Memory and Maluckyday, will be joining us at Flemington. See them parading in the Mounting Yard and hanging out in the horse stalls throughout the day.
Free for all Phar Lap Club Members, Visit Santa’s Workshop at the west end of the front lawn and decorate your own Stocking, Santa’s sack or gingerbread. Sign up on the day for your preferred session time. Sessions will be booked on a first come, first served basis and are subject to availability.
Santa is coming to Flemington! Have your photo taken with Santa and send your Christmas wish list to the North Pole at Santa’s Grotto, which you can find by following the signs and “Santa clues” from the Hill Gate entrance. A gold coin donation is all you need, with all proceeds going to the National Jockeys Trust.
Experience a Miami-inspired summer oasis on the Front Lawn, with brightly coloured furniture and lawn games including giant Connect 4 and Jenga. Chill-out to acoustic tunes, while sipping frozen margaritas and daiquiris from the bar and witness the excitement of every race as the horses thunder to the Winning Post.
Racing and tradition rule in this members only space. Take a seat at one of the many high top tables or enjoy a bistro meal in the café area.
Grab a table and settle in for a day of non-stop racing and sport in The Forum. With plenty of bookmakers and TAB facilities, plus screens at every turn you won’t miss a moment of trackside action. Inside the Atrium The Balcony and Trackside Bar will both be open serving up all your classics.
A glorious sunset. Smooth tunes. Cool drinks. The Roof Garden is where the party will be happening after the last race is run and won at Flemington on Christmas Raceday. We’re keeping our most popular summer venue open until 9pm so the Christmas cheer can continue long after the last.
Enjoy the summer sunshine and easy access to the Mounting Yard on the vibrant Members Lawn.
Experience the bars of The Club Stand this Summer at Flemington. With the decadent Mumm Champagne Bar, the great range of cocktails on offer at the Bluegrass bar and the extensive drink menu of the Furlong Bar, there is something for everyone.
Purchase at the gate on raceday
Contact Customer Service 1300 727 575
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** Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult to enter the racecourse.
^Carer accompanying a person with a disability. Must have a Child Disability Allowance Health Care Card, Disability Pension Card or Companion Card.