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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.
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
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.
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.
Plan your trip ahead of time to ensure plenty of travel time using the PTV journey planner.
A taxi rank is located on McPherson Street, Moonee Ponds as well as up near MV Legends (Wilson Street).
There will be a Bus running two and from Moonee Ponds Train Station and the racecourse between 10am - 1:30pm and 5pm - 7:45pm.
P: (03) 9373 2222 | E: email@example.com | 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.