You're invited to the very heart of racing.

If you’ve ever dreamt of getting as close to the Melbourne Cup Carnival action as possible, this is your chance: you can’t get any closer than by hosting your guests in a private marquee in The Winning Post Enclosure. 

You’ll enjoy privileged access to all the racing action from your private marquee and furnished balcony. Enjoy the views of the Flemington Straight, directly in front of you for the entire day, as your guests revel in the prestige and exclusive position in the heart of the world famous Flemington racetrack.

When it comes to dining, drinking and hospitality options, we’re here to work with you. Our experienced caterers can tailor food and beverage packages to suit your needs and recommend any number of unique, elegant and sophisticated upgrades to compliment the views that all your guests will be treated to.

Package includes:

  • Racecourse admission for each guest and Winning Post Enclosure access
  • Private state-of-the-art, fully air-conditioned, carpeted marquee  
  • Racebook for each guest 
  • Grazing menu and beverage package, with the option to upgrade and tailor to your needs
  • Cocktail-style furniture
  • Private balcony with outdoor furniture and superscreen views
  • VIP car parks (on application) 
  • LED screens 
  • Greenery package
  • Company sign in full colour
  • Private betting facilities in each marquee
  • Access to additional betting facilities and bookmakers

For sit down dining options please contact our Sales Team.

The standard dress requirement is racewear for ladies and jacket and tie for gentlemen. 

Please note: Minimum booking of 70 persons required.


Price includes a standard food and beverage package. On acceptance of the booking, the client will be provided with a full range of food and beverage options from the designated caterer in the Winning Post Enclosure. Packages can be tailored to suit your entertaining requirements.

Customised facilities

Create your own entertaining experience using our state-of-the-art marquees. We can develop and design marquees to suit your specific needs and offer a range of services including marquee styling and customised catering packages. 

Our team will work with you to provide a unique experience that will truly showcase your brand and impress your guests.

Please note: Victoria Racing Club (VRC) is committed to meeting the diverse needs of its members, clients, customers, partners, racing industry affiliates and the community, inclusive of people with special needs. Due to a number of the Facilities being temporary facilities, some Facilities do not have wheelchair and pram access, however please notify us at the time of booking of any special requirements to allow VRC to accommodate individual needs as required and to provide appropriate accessible facilities and information.