Member Events for the 2022/23 Season

A new racing season means an exciting new calendar of events, exclusively for VRC Members. You’ll find a variety of race day and non-race day events offering many opportunities to connect with the club and other members throughout the season.

Explore all the thrilling events and experiences coming up this season, some of which are free-to-book for VRC Members.

Look out for further details to come including booking dates and times.

2022 Events Calendar

Trackwork Breakfast

Trackwork Breakfast

Tuesday 25 October 2022

Join us at the break of dawn to enjoy a spectacular spring morning watching Melbourne Cup Week contenders completing their final paces on the famous Flemington track.

ON-SALE DATE PENDING

VRC Kennedy Oaks Club Luncheon

VRC Kennedy Oaks Club Luncheon

Wednesday 2 November 2022

Dress-up in your finest spring racewear and experience an afternoon of glamour, prestige and excitement at one of the most exclusive events of Cup Week – VRC Kennedy Oaks Club Luncheon in The Palladium at Crown.

ON-SALE DATE PENDING

RÜFÜS DU SOL Live at Flemington

RÜFÜS DU SOL Live at Flemington

Friday 16 December 2022

We’re offering VRC Members and their guests exclusive access to the RÜFÜS DU SOL show live here at Flemington.  With an all-inclusive pre-performance cocktail party on the Members Lawn and access to a private VIP viewing deck during the performance, it’s an event you won’t want to miss.

ON-SALE DATE PENDING

2023 Events Calendar

NGV Private Viewing

NGV Private Viewing

Wednesday 8 February 2023

Take this opportunity to enjoy a private viewing of one of the most exciting and anticipated exhibitions at the NGV – Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, Muse as we celebrate the technical skills and exquisite talent of one of the most iconic fashion designers in recent memory.

ON-SALE DATE PENDING

Ross Stevenson’s Love Letter to Racing

Ross Stevenson’s Love Letter to Racing

Saturday 18 February 2023

Enjoy a day in the company of passionate racegoers at our Love Letter to Racing on Black Caviar Lightning Race Day where you can hear well-known personalities tell their tales of personal experiences and passion for the racing industry.

ON-SALE DATE PENDING

Flemington Racing Spectacular Long Lunch

Flemington Racing Spectacular Long Lunch

Wednesday 1 March 2023

To kick-off the Autumn Carnival, celebrate Flemington Racing Spectacular by joining us for a luxurious long lunch on the Flemington Members Lawn.

ON-SALE DATE PENDING

Inside Headquarters Live

Inside Headquarters Live

March 2023

Inside Headquarters Live, our March edition, will feature some fascinating guest speakers, and hear the latest news from Chairman, Neil Wilson, and CEO, Steve Rosich, plus fabulous door prizes up for grabs.

REGISTRATION DATE PENDING

MCG Match Day

MCG Match Day

May 2023

Two great Melbourne sporting clubs meet for a memorable day of footy at the iconic MCG. Combine your love of VRC and your passion for AFL as you mingle and cheer on your team in the MCC Members Reserve.

ON-SALE DATE PENDING

Rose Pruning Workshop

Rose Pruning Workshop

June 2023

The famous Flemington roses are a unique treasure to the racecourse and an iconic fixture of the Melbourne Cup Carnival. Now is your chance to learn from Flemington’s very own ‘Keeper of the Roses,’ Mick Ryan.

REGISTRATION DATE PENDING

Inside Headquarters Live

June 2023

Our final Inside Headquarters Live for the 2022/23 racing season brings the latest news from Chairman, Neil Wilson, and CEO, Steve Rosich, Q&As with special guests’ and the chance to win in our prize draw.

REGISTRATION DATE PENDING

Exclusive Young Member Events

A series of experiences exclusive for VRC Young Members (18-25 years), taking over various venues for amazing events both at and away from Flemington.

MORE DETAILS TO COME

Phar Lap Club Member Events

Throughout the racing season our youngest racing lovers will be treated to exclusive activities and kids' events, including three Phar Lap Club parties and fun experiences across course.

MORE DETAILS TO COME