Flemington racecourse is the home of the Melbourne Cup the most famous horserace in Australia. It is the oldest racecourse still going, and is based North of Melbourne. It is not regarded as Australia's best racecourse for nothing and is a must visit venue, particularly on Melbourne Cup day.

Key Characteristics

Flemington is a large racecourse with a circumference of 2312 Metres. It is perceived as quite a fair track with wide sweeping bends, although when the going becomes softer there are definite track biases which are worth looking out for. Having said that the going does tend to be quite fast generally. The large galloping type of horse does well at Flemington.

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