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Message from MRC Chairman

Message from MRC Chairman

The Melbourne Racing Club (MRC) continues to take considered action to ensure the safety, health and wellbeing of MRC members, patrons, participants and staff through this unprecedented Coronavirus (covid-19) crisis affecting the nation. The Victorian State of Emergency declaration enforces the cancelling of mass gatherings above 500 people. At this point in time all racing … Continue reading “Message from MRC Chairman”

The All-Star Mile Race Day to proceed without spectators

The All-Star Mile Race Day to proceed without spectators

The Melbourne Racing Club (MRC) is taking considered action to ensure the safety, health and wellbeing of members, patrons, participants and staff for The All-Star Mile Race Day. Our position has always been that we will follow advice from the relevant state and federal government agencies in relation to Coronavirus (covid-19). We have now been … Continue reading “The All-Star Mile Race Day to proceed without spectators”

Passing of Peter Begg Lawrence

Passing of Peter Begg Lawrence

The Melbourne Racing Club is deeply saddened with the passing of legendary Committee member and former Chairman in Peter Begg Lawrence.

Jimmy Cassidy and Damien Oliver relive the 1999 Caulfield Guineas

Jimmy Cassidy and Damien Oliver relive the 1999 Caulfield Guineas

It’s been 20 years since Jimmy Cassidy and Damien Oliver’s iconic battle to win the 1999 Caulfield Guineas. Relive the epic moment here!

Too Good Too Hard ridden by Kayla Crowther wins the Ladbrokes Multiverse Maiden Plate at Sale Racecourse on May 14, 2019 in Sale, Australia. (Leonie Grbic/Racing Photos)

Too Good Too Hard

Check out Too Good Too Hard’s dominant last-start win!

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2019 Annual Report

Members wishing to receive a hard copy of the Annual Report can collect this from the Race Day Office at any Caulfield race day.   Please contact us at membership@mrc.net.au or 1300 GO RACE (46 7223) should you have any queries. View the 2019 Annual Report

Mystic Journey Replay

Mystic Journey Replay

Who would have thought! Last year’s Inaugural Jim Moloney Stakes was taken out by a then-little known filly called Mystic Journey. Could Saturday’s edition unearth another superstar?

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Notice of upcoming Annual General Meeting – September 26 2019

The Melbourne Racing Club wishes to notify members of the forthcoming Annual General Meeting, which will be held in the Committee Room, 3rd floor, Sir Rupert Clarke Grandstand, Caulfield Racecourse, Station Street, Caulfield East on Thursday, 26 September 2019 at 6pm. At the meeting, the Executive Committee of the club will be confirmed, including endorsement … Continue reading “Notice of upcoming Annual General Meeting – September 26 2019”

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Emma Shelley and Cara Hardwick joined Michael Felgate in studio to talk about Stable Wellbeing

Emma Shelley and Cara Hardwick joined Michael Felgate in studio to talk about Stable Wellbeing – an exciting project aimed to improve the mental health of stable employees, track riders and trainers at Caulfield and Mornington Racecourse by providing supported access to health and wellbeing programs as well as some onsite health activities. LISTEN NOW

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Humans of MRC – Josh Rodder

Racing and Media Executive Josh Rodder, began his career in the stables at Caulfield, before following his heart and future wife Talia, to Perth Racing. On returning to his home turf at Caulfield, Josh built a family, carved out his dream role and embodies the heart and soul of the Melbourne Racing Club.