Victoria Racing Club

2016/17 racing season

MCC members can enjoy the benefits of the club's reciprocal access arrangement with the VRC at race meetings listed below during the 2016/17 Racing Season.

MCC members will be able to access the Members’ Enclosure at Flemington for the below listed VRC-hosted race meetings and they may also introduce up to four guests.

Access to the Members’ Enclosure is not applicable for any other VRC racedays.

MCC members and their guests must pay the admission fee to the racecourse and then proceed to the Raceday and Ticketing Office to obtain Members’ Enclosure ticketing.

Upon presentation of their photo ID membership card, MCC members can obtain a complimentary Members’ Enclosure Guest Pass. Passes can also be purchased for up to four guests – refer below for racecourse admission and Members’ Enclosure pass prices.

VRC Members’ dress regulations apply and these be can viewed on the VRC website.

Please note that these prices are applicable for the below mentioned race dates ONLY.

Standard Saturday Meetings

Racecourse admission $12
Guest ticket into Members’ Enclosure $25
Total cost: $37

Public holidays (excluding Melbourne Cup Day)

Racecourse Admission $15
Guest ticket into Members’ Enclosure $25
Total cost: $40

2016/17 Calendar

Saturday December 10  Western Health Community Raceday 
Saturday December 17  Christmas Raceday 
Sunday January 1  New Year's Day (public holiday pricing) 
Saturday January 14  Chester Manifold Stakes Day 
Saturday January 28  January Raceday 
Saturday March 4  Australian Guineas Day* 
Saturday March 18  Autumn Raceday 
Saturday April 9  Community Raceday 
Tuesday April 25  ANZAC Day (public holiday pricing) 
Saturday May 6  Mother's Day Raceday 
Saturday May 20  National Hall of Fame Raceday 
Saturday June 10  June Raceday 
Saturday June 24  Provincial and Country Raceday 
Saturday July 8  Flemington Finals Day 
Saturday July 22  Recognition Raceday 

 *Please note, total cost for this day is $50 - $20 for racecourse admission and $30 for Members' Enclosure ticketing)

Access to VRC facilities

MCC members have an opportunity to experience VRC members’ facilities during the 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival as part of the MCC's reciprocal arrangements with the VRC.

MCC members have the option to purchase:

A reserved car site in The Nursery or a super site in The Nursery or Domain on Melbourne Cup Day and Oaks Day.


Dining in the Phar Lap Marquee on Melbourne Cup Day and Oaks Day.


Please note, all application forms need to be returned directly to the VRC.

Car and super sites on Melbourne Cup Day and Oaks Day

A car site in The Nursery costs $215 on Melbourne Cup Day and $245 on Oaks Day. A maximum of 20 pedestrian passes (at $85 each) applies on Cup Day and a maximum of 20 ($90 each) on Oaks Day.

A super site in The Nursery costs $1000 on Melbourne Cup Day and $1500 on Oaks Day. A maximum of 20 pedestrian passes (at $85 each) applies on Cup Day and a maximum of 25 ($90 each) on Oaks Day.

A super site in The Domain costs $1000 on Melbourne Cup Day and $1500 on Oaks Day. A maximum of 25 pedestrian passes (at $85 each) applies on Cup Day and a maximum of 25 ($90 each) on Oaks Day.

*Please note, members can invite guests who are not MCC members to attend on both days.

Application form

Phar Lap Marquee dining

Access to a hospitality package in the Phar Lap Marquee costs $295 on Melbourne Cup Day and $265 on Oaks Day, inclusive of course entry.

The package includes three-course meal consisting of plated entrée, main and dessert along with light afternoon tea, full race coverage on LED screens, racebook and betting facilities and reserved dining seat in the marquee for the day.

Beverages are additional and tables are shared tables of 10.

Application form