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Dining Box by Dean & McPherson

Dining Boxes by Dean and McPherson

Sit back and relax with your own reserved table as you are treated to a race day experience like no other. Our all new ‘Dining Boxes by Dean and McPherson’ include a premium beverage package and a five-course tasting menu showcasing the best in high quality and sustainable produce all delivered straight to your table with our expert full waiter service. 

Your Dining Box by Dean and McPherson experience includes:

  • Reserved table with racecourse views*
  • Five-course tasting menu
  • Premium beverages including a selection of local and international beers, carefully curated wine and spirits selection 
  • Television monitors on each table
  • Access to Tote (TAB) facilities
  • Racebook per guest
  • Racecourse admission for Non-Members 

 

*Bookings of less than four or six may be required to share.

 

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Members' Jockey Bar Buffet

Members' Jockey Bar

Our experienced team will personally serve guests a selection of fresh seafood, antipasto, salads as well as more substantial savoury dishes and beautiful ‘Desserts by Dean & McPherson’.

Your Jockey Bar ticket includes:

  • Reserved table*
  • Grandstand seating
  • Premium buffet with a variety of food stations
  • Table service with a wide range of drinks available for purchase
  • Tote (TAB) facilities, Bookmakers and televisions
  • Racebook per guest 


SOLD OUT  

*Bookings of less than ten may be required to share.

Bookings for the Members' Jockey Bar must be booked by a Financial MVRC member. All Non-Members' in a booking for the Members' Jockey Bar will need to hold a Daily Member Visitor pass, which can be purchased for $20 per person.

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Premium Christmas Dining

PREMIUM CHRISTMAS DINING

RACEDAY DINING PACKAGE | TABLES OF 10

The Committee Room is an elite dining and entertainment experience. Located on level 4 of the grandstand with amazing views of the Valley racecourse and Melbourne city skyline this is the perfect setting for your premium end of year celebration.

Your Premium Christmas Dining experience includes:

  • Three course premium menu
  • Beverages including selection of beers, Australian wines and non-alcoholic 
  • Live entertainment 
  • Tote (TAB) facilities and televisions
  • Racecourse admission for Non-Members

Click a booking link below to book full tables of 10,
Or call 1300 843 825 for shared table bookings.

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Traditional Christmas Dining

TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS DINING

RACEDAY DINING PACKAGE | IDEAL FOR GROUPS OF 10 - 20

Held in our famous Celebrity Room we play host to an end of year party with the perfect atmosphere. This package is ideal for groups of 10 or more larger group bookings where you be able to mix with other groups.

Your Traditional Christmas Dining experience includes:

  • Three course premium menu
  • Beverages including selection of beers, Australian wines and non-alcoholic 
  • Live entertainment
  • Tote (TAB) facilities and televisions
  • Racecourse admission for Non-Members

Click a booking link below to book full tables of 10,
Or call 1300 843 825 for shared table bookings.

 
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Gate opens 5.15pm • First race 6.15pm • Last race 9.45pm

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The gates are open and Ladbrokes Friday Night Lights at The Valley turn festive!

With night racing on every Friday in December – including New Year’s Eve – The Valley is the perfect destination for a fun night out with friends or for that end-of-year work celebration.

Thrilling horse racing action

Live music on the front lawn between races

Tasty new takeaway food options 

Xmas dining packages

Kids' entertainment

Private functions

 It all adds up to a wonderfully unique experience to enjoy with friends, family, and work colleagues!

#LoveTheValley

General Admission ($10)
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Live music on the front lawn

Live music on the front lawn

The entertainment never stops with live music on the front lawn between races and after the last! Dance, rock – all the favourites!

NEW tasty takeaway food options

NEW tasty takeaway food options

Sweet and savoury never tasted so good! Head to the Cox Plate start (North Hill) for some delicious takeaway dishes from the all-new Food Collective by Dean & McPherson

Let's Get Festive!

Let's Get Festive!

Come and enjoy the family Xmas entertainment trackside at The Valley this week! There's carol singers, roving entertainers and a special appearance from Santa!

Loads of fun for the kids’

Loads of fun for the kids’

There is plenty of fun for the kids’ to be had! Pony rides, sports activities, yummy treats and more!

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Racecourse Address
Feehan Avenue, Moonee Ponds VIC 3039

Parking
FREE parking is located at the in-field via Dean street or Wilson St, turning towards the race-course before the Citylink.

By Train
Craigieburn line too Moonee Ponds

By Tram
Tram 59 to the Moonee Ponds Junction

By Bus
483, 477, 476 or the 508 to the Moonee Ponds Interchange

 

*For further details please see "Getting to The Valley" below

  • RACEDAY TIMES

    Gates open: 5.15pm

    First race: 6.15pm

    Last race: 9.45pm

    ADMISSION PRICES

    Adults: $10

    Concession: $5*

    Children under 17: FREE (Must be accompanied by an adult)

    *Concession - Can not be pre-purchased and must be brought at the gate with relevant ID on raceday. Centrelink Pensioner Card and Tertiary Student Campus ID Card only. (TPI card holders are admitted free).

    • TICKETING INFORMATION

      RACEDAY TIMES

      Gates open: 5.15pm

      First race: 6.15pm

      Last race: 9.45pm

      ADMISSION PRICES

      Adults: $10

      Concession: $5*

      Children under 17: FREE (Must be accompanied by an adult)

      *Concession - Can not be pre-purchased and must be brought at the gate with relevant ID on raceday. Centrelink Pensioner Card and Tertiary Student Campus ID Card only. (TPI card holders are admitted free).

  • DRESS CODE - RELAXED

    Dress Code only applies if you are accessing the MVRC Members Reserve. A neat casual standard of dress applies in General Admission areas.

    Gentleman

    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.

    Women

    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.

    NOT PERMITTED: Any variation of runner including joggers, rubber thongs or any dilapidated footwear. Denim and denim look clothing, jeans, jodhpurs, polo shirts, parkas, windbreakers, tracksuits, jackets including bomber jackets, duffle coats, untailored leather jackets, peaked caps, beanies, sporting guernseys, any clothing revealing excessive bare midriff.

    Download MVRC Dress Standards

    • MEMBERS' DRESS STANDARDS

      DRESS CODE - RELAXED

      Dress Code only applies if you are accessing the MVRC Members Reserve. A neat casual standard of dress applies in General Admission areas.

      Gentleman

      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.

      Women

      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.

      NOT PERMITTED: Any variation of runner including joggers, rubber thongs or any dilapidated footwear. Denim and denim look clothing, jeans, jodhpurs, polo shirts, parkas, windbreakers, tracksuits, jackets including bomber jackets, duffle coats, untailored leather jackets, peaked caps, beanies, sporting guernseys, any clothing revealing excessive bare midriff.

      Download MVRC Dress Standards

  • Moonee Valley Racing Club - Feehan Avenue, Moonee Ponds, VIC 3039

    CAR: The Members’ Gate on Feehan Street has now closed indefinitely due to the exciting master plan redevelopment, meaning access to the Moonee Valley Racing Club from Feehan Avenue is no longer possible. MVRC Members are required to park in the centre car park on a raceday, with a dedicated Members’ area located near the centre turnstiles.

    This will be clearly signed upon entry to the car park, with access available via Gate 7 on Wilson Street or Gate 6 on Dean Street. There will also be several dedicated car park spots via Gate 10 on Thomas Street for those vehicles displaying a disability parking permit. On non-racedays, a designated Member/Visitor Car Park will be located in the Horse Float Car Park near the Main Gate on Feehan Avenue, with walking access to the administration building.

    Click here to view 'Raceday Map'

    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

    • GETTING TO THE VALLEY

      Moonee Valley Racing Club - Feehan Avenue, Moonee Ponds, VIC 3039

      CAR: The Members’ Gate on Feehan Street has now closed indefinitely due to the exciting master plan redevelopment, meaning access to the Moonee Valley Racing Club from Feehan Avenue is no longer possible. MVRC Members are required to park in the centre car park on a raceday, with a dedicated Members’ area located near the centre turnstiles.

      This will be clearly signed upon entry to the car park, with access available via Gate 7 on Wilson Street or Gate 6 on Dean Street. There will also be several dedicated car park spots via Gate 10 on Thomas Street for those vehicles displaying a disability parking permit. On non-racedays, a designated Member/Visitor Car Park will be located in the Horse Float Car Park near the Main Gate on Feehan Avenue, with walking access to the administration building.

      Click here to view 'Raceday Map'

      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