Even if the full racecourse is closed, you can still enjoy a meal and a drink at Flemington, in our Headquarters Tavern.


You don’t have to wait for a race day, to enjoy a true Flemington experience. Open to the public seven days a week, Headquarters Tavern is Flemington's daily destination for great food, entertainment and live racing.

Conveniently located on ground level, adjacent to the Hill Stand and Flemington Racecourse train station, Headquarters Tavern features TAB and KENO facilities, multiple screens throughout the venue to watch live racing and FOX Sports and onsite parking.

Opening hours:

Day Opening Closing
Monday 10:00am 12:00am
Tuesday 10:00am 12:00am
Wednesday 10:00am 1:00am
Thursday 10:00am 1:00am
Friday 10:00am 1:00am
Saturday 10:00am 1:00am
Sunday 10:00am 12:00am

For bookings and enquiries please contact us.

p: (03) 9371 7123

448 Epsom Rd, Flemington, Vic, 3031
Enter via Leonard Crescent


Enter the racecourse off Leonard Crescent (via Langs Road) and through the Hill Gate.

Alternatively, before 7pm on weekdays enter racecourse via Epsom Road gate and follow the yellow line marked on the road.

Access on race days

  • On standard race days the Hill Gate opens approximately two hours after the last race.
  • On feature race days the Hill Gate opening time will be delayed and determined on the day.
  • See Getting to Flemington for details on driving, parking and public transport to the racecourse.


Parking is available immediately outside Headquarters Tavern.

On racedays parking is available for Headquarters Tavern patrons from approximately 5pm in the VIP carpark located on Leonard Crescent. Once the Hill Gate is open, parking is available immediately outside Headquarters Tavern.

Over Melbourne Cup Carnival no parking is available on site or in the VIP carpark.


Catch Route 472 bus from Williamstown, Footscray or Moonee Ponds to Fisher Parade. Enter Flemington Racecourse via Leonard Crescent.

As part of our commitment to responsible gambling, the Club provides customers with further information regarding responsible gambling:

  • Access the Commonwealth Government’s MoneySmart website.
  • Find out about gambling support services and self-exclusion programs on Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation's Gambler's Help website.

Commitment to Responsible Gambling

Headquarters Tavern is committed to providing the highest standards of customer care and responsible gambling.

Our responsible gaming code of conduct describes how we do this.

Responsible gambling in a regular environment is when customers have informed choices based on their circumstances. It means a shared responsibility with collective action by the gambling industry, government, individuals and communities.

A copy of our code, including major community languages, is available at the Cashier’s Station upon request.

See our codes of conduct here: Codes of Conduct

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Diamond Rewards

Diamond Rewards

Use your Diamond Rewards points now to purchase a range of amazing items from our exclusive Members only Showcase!

Headquarters Tavern offers Diamond Rewards. As a member enjoy the latest offers, exclusive deals and a fantastic rewards system.

Simply swipe your Diamond Rewards card at the Kiosk and earn points on your purchases.

In venue sign-up only.