Adjacent to the Members Lawn, this airy, light and quick service bar is the perfect spot to grab a drink or two, before heading back to the thriving action of the lawn.
All your favourite beverages will be available, as well as plenty of screens around the bar to keep on top of the racing action outside.
The Paddock Bar is the best place to grab a drink if you’re spending the day near the Mounting Yard. Quick, efficient, friendly and fast, you’ll be able to order your favourite drinks while taking in the historic thoroughbred racing decor on show.
Similar in spirit to the old Champions Bar, the Courtyard Bar is the perfect spot for punters. With easy access to the both the Betting Ring and the Mounting Yard, and screens broadcasting local and interstate racing, this can be your base for the day.
Members can re-fuel with light lunches including mini quiches, pies and sandwiches tea, coffee and a full bar menu with all of your favourites.
There’s something to suit every taste at The Arbour. Positioned for easy access to the Members Lawn and Betting Ring, you can choose from burgers, sushi, noodles, slow cooked meats and so much more. The food here is fast and fresh, with in-house chefs cooking up a storm right in front of you.
Start your raceday right with a Melbourne calibre coffee at The Bakery. With a warm, comfortable deco, you can study the form as you contemplate indulging in sweet and savoury treats including biscotti, pastries, doughnuts and cakes, cannoli, panini, quiches, salads and more. Fresh and contemporary, The Bakery makes for an easy-going and comfortable spot to spend some time at the beginning, middle or end of your day.
The spirit of the VRC and Flemington’s storied past will be celebrated in our members only bar. This is the place were racing purists can gather to share a drink and take in all of the racing action at Flemington and beyond.
Members can grab a spot on the high top tables or head to the far end of the venue to be seated at a table and select from a bistro style menu featuring pub classics including chicken parmigiana, fish and chips and roast of the day.
Sip on fine French Champagne. Indulge in oysters and caviar. Sit back and take in the opulence of the Mumm Champagne Bar. This is the space for social beings to meet friends – and make new ones – where party vibes provide the perfect backdrop to a day of great racing.
You can take in the racing with screens all around, great views of the track and easy access to the outdoor seating decks and the Members Lawn.
The Furlong Bar is something truly new. With its stylish and eclectic decor, a modern tapas menu-and interesting wine list, this bar is the perfect place to enjoy a day at the races with a group of friends.You’ll be close to the racing action with easy access to seating decks, racing screens, and some of the best Mounting Yard and track views on course. Your taste buds are in for a treat from the gourmet deli counter, where an open kitchen will serve up quality tapas-style bites like arancini balls, lamb cutlets and barramundi sliders. You’ll also discover an amazing selection of stellar Australian and international wines as you’ve never seen at Flemington before.
Spectacular cocktails and inventive new drinks are the name of the game at the Bluegrass Bar. Wherever you’re coming from, it offers a change of scenery and a change of pace. It’s the perfect spot to impress a friend, celebrate a big racing win, or just take a break. The incredible cocktails being shaken, stirred, and strained in front of you are the point of the whole bar, while alongside the stunning cocktail creations, you’ll also find a premium range of spirits, fine champagne, wine and boutique beers all available by the glass.
You’ll love the track views from inside the stand or you can grab a drink and head to the outdoor seating decks to take in the racing action.
Destined to take its place
as one of Melbourne’s coolest social destinations, and featuring stunning views like nowhere else,
the party vibes will shift and change to match the mood of the crowd.
Fashionable, green and alive, it’s also the best choice in the stand for large groups to enjoy the races together.
Party under the central, large skylight as the light shines down on this chic, top-of-the-world experience.
Amidst exquisite floral touches, you’ll also find two permanent bars and food outlets in the outdoor courtyard,
flanked by market umbrellas, planters and trees to shade you.