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Executive Committee Election 2016

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Notice of Annual General Meeting

Dear Members, The Melbourne Racing Club wishes to advise of the upcoming Annual General Meeting. The Annual General Meeting of members of the Victoria Amateur Turf Club (incorporating the Melbourne Racing Club) will be held in the Committee Room, 3rd Floor, Rupert Clarke Grandstand, Caulfield Racecourse, Station Street, Caulfield on Thursday, 29 September 2016 at … Continue reading “Notice of Annual General Meeting”


Special General Meeting – Declaration of Result

Thank you to all MRC Members that attended today’s Special General Meeting at Caulfield Racecourse. The Club would also like to thank all MRC Members who submitted postal votes. At this Special General Meeting the Executive Committee was seeking the change to the Club Rules. The proposed change was as follows:  Clause 14.2 of the … Continue reading “Special General Meeting – Declaration of Result”


Annual General Meeting – Details Coming Soon

The Melbourne Racing Club – Annual General Meeting will be held on September 29, 2016.

More details will be released soon.

Mike Symons and Josh Rodder join VRC Chairman Michael Burn and MVRC CEO Michael Browell in representing Victorian racing in a race presentation at Kyoto.

Forging strong relationships with Japan

The club’s resident Japanophiles, Matt Cain and Josh Rodder, have been visiting trainers and owners across the Land of the Rising Sun in an effort to recruit horses to run in races across this year’s BMW Caulfield Cup Carnival. Matt and Josh’s great relationships throughout Japan have garnered significant representation from the Pacific island nation … Continue reading “Forging strong relationships with Japan”


Statement from Chairman Mike Symons

There are a number of reports in today’s media regarding the future of the Melbourne Racing Club’s racecourses at Caulfield and Sandown. The club announced over two years ago that we were developing a Master Plan for Caulfield and Sandown. This was a prudent course of action to canvas the opportunities for the two racecourses … Continue reading “Statement from Chairman Mike Symons”


MRC Special General Meeting set for July 30

The Melbourne Racing Club (MRC) has announced that the club rule amendment originally proposed at a Special General Meeting on April 28 will be decided at a further meeting of members on July 30 at Caulfield Racecourse, coinciding with the club’s Bletchingly Stakes race day.


Special General Meeting Update

Statement regarding Special General Meeting


April Special General Meeting Q&As

April Special General Meeting Q&As