Celebrating the return of spring racing to Flemington with the Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes.
The ladies' day of the Carnival features the Group 1 Crown Oaks and the national finals of the Myer Fashions on the Field Women's Racewear competition.
Melbourne Cup Carnival's 'family day' celebrates Flemington's youngest racegoers, with competition categories for boys, girls, and families.
Tenders are now open to host the 2016 Emirates Melbourne Cup on its annual Tour around across Australia and New Zealand, which celebrates the heroes and stories linked to ‘the race that stops a nation’,™ unites communities and raises funds for local causes.
Race commences at 3pm AEST on Tuesday 1 November