The Festival of Racing has arrived at The Valley as the Autumn racing carnival begins! Get among the racing action with eight quality events while Jukebox Dynamite will take centre stage in the Beer Garden and kick-off your weekend the right way.Gates Open: 5.15pm - First Race: 6.30pm
The best way to get up close with all the racing action from the main lawn and Beer Garden.
Enjoy raceday hospitality in one of our fine restaurants with views that have food to match.
Back your first winner and save with a Value Pack. Included a ticket into the course, a food voucher and three drink vouchers all for one great price.
Enjoy a Summer of racing and exclusive Member benefits at The Valley.
As the weather heats up, where else would you rather spend the end to the working week than The Valley's Beer Garden?
It's where the beers are cold, food is aplenty and the racetrack action is right in front of you - enjoy live music entertainment from Jukebox Dynamite with the boys singing up your favourite hits in between races to keep the party going.
So what are you waiting for - come on down and check it out!
Why not enquire about our Garden Suites so your group can enjoy a beverage package in your own private viewing area in front of the action.
There's no excuse for leaving hungry when we have an array of Melbourne's best food trucks pulling in!
Kelly Sports will make sure the kids love it too with heaps of fun games to be played on the North Hill.
Stop by the Merchandise Store and grab everything from polos to pens and anything in between.
Gates Open - 5.15pm
First Race - 6.30pm
Adults - $10
Concession - $5*
Value Pack - $45
Children under 17 - FREE (Must be accompanied by an adult)
*Concession - Centrelink Pensioner Card and Tertiary Student Campus ID Card only. (TPI card holders are admitted free).
Car - The Centre Car Park is located in the centre of the race track. Entry is from Dean Street or Wilson Street near the freeway via gates 6 or 7. Members' parking via Gate 1 on McPherson St. Public can enter the centre parking via Wilson St Gate 7. Train - Craigieburn line from Flinders St Station, stops at Moonee Ponds. MVRC is a 10 minute walk down Puckle Street.Tram - No.59 tram from Elizabeth St arrives directly at Moonee Ponds junction. MVRC main entrance is a 200m walk.Taxis - Taxis can be located after the races on McPherson Street. There is also a designated Taxi rank on the corner of Mt Alexander Road and Pascoe Vale Road.
Relaxed: Gentlemen (including children 13 & over) are required to wear a collared shirt (polo shirts not permitted) with tailored trousers or chinos. No tie is required, and suit coat, sports coat or blazer is optional. Dress shoes or leather boat shoes must be worn.
Not Permitted: Any variation of runner including joggers, sandals, thongs or any dilapidated footwear. Denim and denim-look clothing, jeans, jodhpurs, shorts, shirts without a collar, polo shirts, parkas, windbreakers, tracksuits, jackets including bomber jackets, duffle coats, untailored leather jackets, peaked caps, beanies, pullovers or cardigans without a jacket, sporting guernseys.
MVRC is a progressive club and has adapted it’s dress code to suit current fashion trends. Ladies are expected to maintain a suitable standard of dress in keeping with the distinction of the Members’ Reserve.