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Kick off the 2017 Ladbrokes Cox Plate Carnival in style at Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes Night. Come and enjoy racing's 'Night of Nights' and be captivated by a course built on atmosphere.

GENERAL ADMISSION

MEMBERS' JOCKEY BAR

MARQUEES AND PRIVATE DINING


Event Information

Friday 27 October, 2017

First race: 6:30pm

Last race: 10pm

Gates open: 5:00pm

15 minutes from Melbourne CBD

Gate 1 McPherson Street, Moonee Ponds


Entertainment

The Antipodean Rock Collective (ARC) featuring members of legendary Australian bands Spiderbait, Jet, Powderfinger, You Am I and the Wrights will be rocking the front lawn stage to pump up the party atmosphere.


Getting Here

Car

Refer to Melways map reference 28 K5. Members' parking is available via Gate 1 on McPherson St. Public.
FREE Public Parking is available in the centre of the track via Wilson St Gate 7.

Public Transport

Plan your trip ahead of time to ensure plenty of travel time using the PTV journey planner.

Taxi

A taxi rank is located on McPherson Street, Moonee Ponds as well as up near MV Legends (Wilson Street).

Bus

There will be a Bus running two and from Moonee Ponds Train Station and the racecourse between 10am - 1:30pm and 5pm - 7:45pm.

Contact Us

P: (03) 9373 2222 | E: mvrc@mvrc.net.au | F: (03) 9370 4816


Week Of Events

The Ladbrokes Cox Plate Carnival is a week-long festival of events like no other with plenty of colour, fun, racing and fashion taking centre stage. Why not come and experience the build-up and embrace the 'Race Where Legends Are Made'

BREAKFAST WITH THE BEST

Tuesday 24 October 

Make your way to The Valley early to see all of the contenders gallop ahead of the Ladbrokes Cox Plate Carnival.

BARRIER DRAW BREAKFAST

Tuesday 24 October

Enjoy a full buffet breakfast and the inside word as the all important barrier draws are undertaken.

2017 LADBROKES COX PLATE DAY

Saturday 28 October 

The 2017 Ladbrokes Cox Plate, 'The Race Where Legends Are Made', is set to be one of the most memorable in the race's 97-year history.