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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


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.


Economic Contribution of the Melbourne Racing Club

The Melbourne Racing Club (MRC), the organisation responsible for the Caulfield Cup Carnival, The Peninsula Picnic, Gourmet Cinema and almost 500 other annual events was responsible for a $463.9 million injection into the Victorian economy for the 2017 financial year, a new study has found. In addition to the MRC’s economic contribution, the Club created … Continue reading “Economic Contribution of the Melbourne Racing Club”

2018 MRC Annual Report

2018 Annual Report

Members wishing to receive a hard copy of the Annual Report, please contact us at or 1300 GO RACE (46 7223) with your name and membership number. View the 2018 Annual Report here


MRC Young Members continue the party at The Emerson

Melbourne Racing Club (MRC) is excited to announce that The Emerson will continue their partnership with MRC Young Members Precinct during the 2018-2019 racing season as the official after party venue for the 2018 Stella Artois Caulfield Cup Carnival and the 2019 Summer Racing Carnival. The partnership with The Emerson will see the following exclusive … Continue reading “MRC Young Members continue the party at The Emerson”


Scott Davidson joins the MRC Committee

The MRC Committee is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Davidson to the club Committee, assuming the position vacated by former Chairman, Mike Symons.

Bletchingly Stakes Day

The Big Screen Company Bletchingly Stakes Day Photo Gallery

Hosted in the Caulfield Wine Bar featuring T’Gallant, our Members’ end of season function was spent with good friends in great weather. Can you spot yourself in the photo gallery?  


Save the Date: AGM

The Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at Caulfield Racecourse. Further details to follow.


Living Legends Tour

MRC Members and their guests* are invited to join us this June at Living Legends, which is home to some of Australia’s finest retired champion racehorses, including legendary Caulfield Cup winners and Racing Hall of Fame horses. Where: Living Legends – Oaklands Road, Greenvale When: Sunday 17 June, 2018 Time: 12.00pm – 4.00pm BBQ lunch, Devonshire … Continue reading “Living Legends Tour”


Shark Bites: Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day Preview

Scratching your head over who to back this Saturday at Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day? Well, this is your lucky day. Not only do I guarantee winners* this Saturday, I promise that after reading my snapshot of what is undoubtedly a stupendous the nine-race card at Caulfield, you will automatically become 17% more attractive to … Continue reading “Shark Bites: Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day Preview”