gFri 1 December • First race 6.15pm • Last race 9.45pm
A sell-out crowd of over 21,000 at The Valley on Ladbrokes Cox Plate Day witnessed a legendary victory by Hong Kong champion Romantic Warrior in the 103rd running of the $5 million W.S. Cox Plate (2040m), Australia’s Best Race.
In a thrilling finale to the best two minutes in sport, the Danny Shum-trained Romantic Warrior, ridden by James McDonald, hit the front in the shadows of the post to defeat Mr Brightside by a nose, with Alligator Blood just a further head away in third.
In the $2 million Ladbrokes Manikato Stakes (1200m), Imperatriz achieved a historic milestone by completing The Valley’s Group 1 sprinting Triple Crown, with a dominant all-the-way win.
Saturday 28 October 2023
It’s a truly breathtaking way to experience the Ladbrokes Cox Plate Carnival. A Dining Box experience by Dean & McPherson delivers the winning combination of a stunning menu and some of the best seats in the house. Be treated to premium dining with the finest Australian and New Zealand produce on show, while taking in uninterrupted views of The Valley.
Our Dining Boxes are very popular, so get in quick to secure your spot for the Ladbrokes Cox Plate Carnival.
MEMBERS $1,030 | NON-MEMBERS $1,100
*Bookings of fewer than four or six may be required to share.
Members booking during the member pre-sale period must have a minimum of two members per table of 10
Pre-purchase your General Admission Tickets and save today. Entry for children under the age of 17 years is complimentary to their guardians'.
Dine out on a delicious multi-course dining package in this spacious dining room and elevate your raceday experience. A truly special way to take in all the racing and entertainment at The Valley.
Purchase a value bundle to either carnival meetings and save! Each bundle includes GA, 3 x drinks and 1 x food voucher.
Reserved grandstand seating is undercover and provides a premium vantage point to enjoy all the elite racing action and on-course entertainment.
The Ladbrokes Lawn Party is an unbelievable setting to experience the Ladbrokes Cox Plate Carnival with your friends, offering food trucks, beverage package, big screen, racing guests and live entertainment.
Enjoy views from your very own reserved grandstand seat while spending the day enjoying an all-inclusive premium buffet in the exclusive Members’ Concourse.
Enjoy views from your very own reserved grandstand seat while spending the day enjoying an all-inclusive premium buffet in the Silks Dining Room.
The Valley View offers a premium 3-course dining and beverage package with panoramic racecourse views for a wonderful raceday experience.
The Inner Circle is behind the level-3 grandstand seating, with easy access to Members' reserve areas! Your racing experience is completed with a delicious food and drink package.
At the front of The Valley in Tote Park, sits TOTE Bar & Dining. This stunning refurbishment offers contemporary Australian cuisine and a choice of fine wines, champagne, beers and spirits.
Get a unique viewpoint of all the racing action and enjoy delicious sit-down dining with a grazing menu and drinks package. The horses are so close you can almost touch them!
Legends provides an alternative venue to capture all of the thrilling racing action in a relaxed and intimate environment. Enjoy a superb viewpoint perched at the top of the home straight.
Get a unique viewpoint of all the racing action and enjoy a delicious grazing menu and drinks package. The horses are so close you can almost touch them!