picture Melbourne Cup 2019

Melbourne Cup 2019

The 2019 VRC Melbourne Cup is a Group I held over a distance of 3200 metres at Flemington Racecourse with total prizemoney of $7,300,000. The VRC Melbourne Cup was last run on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 and won by Cross Counter (GBR). In 2019 the Melbourne Cup will be held on Tuesday 5th November at 3pm.

best sports events in Australia

Looking at the best sports events in Australia

Australia plays host to a wide variety of sporting events and it’s the perfect location, with various landscapes and climates to accommodate all different types of sport – from rugby to horse racing. Fans can head to the Outback to watch camel racing or to Hobart for yacht racing, with something for everyone. Here’s a list of the most popular sporting events taking place in Australia.