Melbourne Cup 2015 Carnival In Full Swing

9 October, 2015

Melbourne Cup Carnival preparations and Victoria Police media call (9.30am Wednesday, Flemington)

1. Melbourne Cup Carnival preparations and Victoria Police media call (9.30am, Flemington)
2. Myer Fashions on the Field Enclosure Launch (10.00am, Flemington)
3. AAMI Victoria Derby Barrier Draw (12.30pm, Crown)

With Melbourne’s favourite annual celebration—the Melbourne Cup Carnival—fast approaching, Victoria Racing Club (VRC) Executive General Manager Flemington Mark Davies will be available to speak about preparations at Flemington at 9am Wednesday, immediately before the Myer Fashions on the Field enclosure launch.

Responsible for all Flemington facilities and event management of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, Mr Davies will discuss the preparations for ‘the celebration that stops a nation.’

He will be joined by Victoria Police Assistant Commissioner Stephen Leane, who will be encouraging racegoers to celebrate in a sensible and safe manner.

What: Melbourne Cup Carnival preparations and Victoria Police media call

When: Wednesday 28 October at 9.30am

Who: Mark Davies – VRC Executive General Manager Flemington
Stephen Leane – Victoria Police Assistant Commissioner

Where: Public front lawn, adjacent to Myer Fashions on the Field Enclosure, east end of the front lawn, Flemington Racecourse

Parking: The Rails. Enter via Epsom Rd, take the first left followed by first right. Please present media accreditation or printed media alert to security to gain access to Flemington Racecourse, which is in lockdown for the Melbourne Cup Carnival