This race meeting will be conducted without spectators. For the latest update regarding the new lockdown restrictions on this weekend’s race day, please click here.
The nine-race card will feature heat four of the VRC-CRV Winter Championship Series for open milers, heat three of the Banjo Paterson Series for stayers, heat three of the Leilani Series for mares, heat four of The Mahogany Challenge for three-year-old stayers, heat three of the Next Generation Sprinters series for two-year-olds and heat four of the Silver Bowl Series for three-year-old milers. These fantastic winter series ensure great racing throughout the off-season before culminating in the grand finals on Flemington Finals Race Day.
You can follow all the action live from the track via one of our broadcast partners: Seven, Racing.com, RSN, Sky Racing and TAB.
Follow tipster Nick Quinn as he provides live previews and tips throughout the day.
Over the space of 157 years the VRC is a club that has evolved from a clique of gentlemen racing enthusiasts to now claiming the largest racing club membership in the world. Learn more about the history of our membership and why our member remain so loyal.
We take a look at the heritage of the VRC membership medallions, a coveted symbol and tangible evidence of inclusion and dedication to Australia's most prestigious race club.
Trackwork Operations Manager Mick Riley has a notable history with Flemington. The former jockey rode in the 1985 Melbourne Cup and placed fifth on a mare called Butternut, which he describes as “a ride of a lifetime”. We chat with Mick about his career journey what it’s like now working at the famed Flemington track.
Operatic superstar Dame Nellie Melba was a VRC member. She became a member in 1909 but she was not the first lady, as was widely thought for some time.