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Owners are given access to a range of viewing areas on course as well as the Owners' & Trainers' Lounge for those with relevant ticketing. Owners involved with winning horses on the day are also invited to the Winners' Bar after the race presentation.
The Owners’ & Trainers’ Lounge is the perfect place for owners with relevant ticketing to watch the race replay and enjoy the Club’s hospitality conveniently located next to the Mounting Yard and adjacent to the Bart Cummings statue.
Owners can access the Owners and Trainers Lounge just prior to the jump of their race until just prior to the following race and are invited to enjoy complimentary beverages and a selection of sandwiches, sushi, cheese board & hot pastries during this period. Seating is available for owners allocated a mounting yard pass during the race in which the owner has a horse running. The Owners’ & Trainers Seating Deck can be accessed via the stairs located next to the Club Stand within the Mounting Yard.
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All Owners involved with winning horses will be invited to the Winners’ Bar to enjoy the Club's hospitality after the race presentation to watch the replay of their victory with complimentary beverages and cold finger food such as sandwiches, sushi and sweet petit-fours.
A dedicated VRC Board Member hosts each race winner and glasses are raised. The managing owner will be presented with the trophy along with a framed photograph of their winning horse and a Winning Owners Pack.
Owner and Trainer Seating Deck
Owners with a Mounting Yard Pass can view their horse racing from the Owner and Trainer Seating Deck situated at the east end of the Mounting Yard or one of the screens in the Owners’ & Trainers’ Lounge.
Member Grandstand or The Club Stand
Owners with Member Enclosure Tickets can view races throughout the day from either the Member Grandstand or The Club Stand along with the many television screens on course.
The Front Lawn boasts views of the racetrack and offers Big Screens and is another popular viewing option.
Visitation to the Horse Stalls area is recommended should owners wish to see their horse and or liaise with the stable connections. The Horse Stalls Directory can be found at the entrance points of the Horse Stalls and in the racebook.