Beat the back to work blues this Friday by taking in the Beer, Wine & Cider stalls on-course for you to indulge at weeks end. Jukebox Dynamite will be livening up the Beer Garden and the racing action will be up close and personal. Come on down and soak up the summer sun!
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 when next visiting The Valley.
You're favourite covers will be playing all night long with the band of Jukebox Dynamite providing live beer garden entertainment.
It's the perfect end to the working week this summer, so why not drop into The Valley's Beer Garden and soak up the atmosphere.
Nobody is leaving hungry with a range of Melbourne's best food trucks to choose from on course to please.
Organising a group of mates? Why not get beverages inclusive in your own private area and food truck vouchers. Enquire now.
Kelly Sports will keep the little ones entertained on the main lawn with heaps of fun interactive games.
Be rewarded for doing the right thing! Grab your wrist band from the information booth and you will be entitled to FREE soft drink all night long.
Think of any design you like - our face painters can do it! Plenty of entertainment for the little ones.
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.