Wednesday,Sep 22, 2021
First Race: 1:00pm • Last Race: 5:05pm
Take a break mid-week and enjoy all the racing action on Spring Classics Preview Race Day at Flemington Racecourse.
Watch the three-year-olds compete for a place in the Group 1 Penfolds Victoria Derby and Group 1 Kennedy Oaks via the respective trials, while the Darley Spring Preview will see the next generation dash over 900m in the first race of the season for two-year-olds.
Catch all the action of Spring Classics Preview Race Day, live from the track via our broadcast partners: Racing.com and RSN.
Put your knowledge to the test in our race day trivia competition on the VRC Members Facebook group for your chance to win some amazing prizes! Be sure to tell us your member number so we can admit you into the group.
Join Nick Quinn as the VRC Punters Club returns in a free to enter online format! After making profitable returns in his previous outings at Flemington we are giving all members a chance to get involved.
Enhance you race day experience from home with this specially curated cocktail recipe The Apple Racer from the team in the Bluegrass Bar in the Club Stand.
The Melbourne Cup Carnival’s annual celebration of fashion and style is back! Get dressed in your most stylish racing outfit and enter this year’s competition where you can win a share in over $300,000 in prizes.
Despite an injury that sidelined her in June, Laura Lafferty has had a successful season, capping it off by taking out the 2020-2021 country apprentice at the Country Racing Victoria Awards.
Brett Prebble is no stranger to success, but the 2012 Melbourne Cup-winning jockey is riding high off the back of his recent Group 1 wins.
Meet veterinarian Luke Campbell, one of the many unsung heroes of racing whose job it is to ensure the health of horses all year round.
Spring racing is here, so to whet your appetite for all that is to come we recount some of the memorable moments in recent history.