VRC Oaks Day
Thursday, 9 November 2017

The Victoria Racing Club invites you to experience Flemington Racecourse at its best during the Melbourne Cup Carnival. This is the ultimate Melbourne cultural event experience, encompassing world class racing, fashion,entertainment, food and wine. The Victoria Racing Club is committed to growing awareness among the Australian Asian community, and this strategy saw the Club host the first ever Black Caviar Great Horse Raceday in February, which combined the excitement of world-class thoroughbred racing with a taste of Asian culture.

This November experience the exclusive Peony Pavilion for Australian Asian business networks at VRC Oaks Day. Nowhere else at Flemington will you get this close to the racing action. Make Flemington trackside your place to do business on VRC Oaks Day, Thursday 9 November 2017. This impressive facility has been tailored to provide a platform for networking opportunities within a vibrant atmosphere encompassing world class racing, fashion, a Chinese-inspired three course buffet lunch featuring a sashimi ice bar and mixologist designed mocktails and cocktails on arrival.

This spectacular package includes:
• Racecourse admission for each guest
• Racebook for each guest
• Chinese-influenced three course buffet lunch by renowned caterers Atlantic Group, featuring a sashimi ice bar
• Drink waiter service to the table including a selection of red and white wines, sparkling wine, light and heavy beers and soft drinks
• Mixologist designed arrival mocktail and cocktail
• Balcony with outdoor furniture and superscreen views
• Private betting facilities in the marquee

Price per person: AU$950 (tables of 10-12 people are available. Bookings for smaller numbers will be on shared tables.)

VRC Oaks Day is an outstanding day to host clients and do business. It is also the traditional ‘Ladies Day’ of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, with women in particular taking the opportunity to express their own signature style. The racing highlight is the Group 1 VRC Oaks, the A$1 million classic for three-year-old fillies over 2500m. You can take in all that Flemington has to offer on this fantastic day, or simply reside in your exclusive trackside marquee and enjoy the experience from the comfort of your own facility, The Peony Pavilion.

To take advantage of this exceptional offer, please contact Naomi Smith, VRC Tourism and Events Manager, on (03) 8378 0678 or email

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