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Monday, March 2nd, 2020


Download Festival 2020

***CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19***   Gather your heavy music mates and get ready‚Ķ.. Download will return to Melbourne (new home at Melbourne Showgrounds) and Sydney (back to Parramatta Park) in 2020! Melbourne Friday, March 20 || Showgrounds Sydney Saturday, March 21 || Parramatta Park ***Ist announcement*** The first Download Festival 2020 line-up announcement just burst out of the cage and it is a beast. After shocking the world with the news of their surprise reunionlast week, emo legends My Chemical Romance will return down under next March to headline theRead More

Flemington Racecourse celebrates its 180th birthday

The Victoria Racing Club (VRC) is proud to celebrate 180 years of racing at Flemington. The first race ever run at Flemington occurred on 4 March 1840. It was a two-horse race won by a black colt called Conrad. This was part of a three-day autumn race meeting where the feature was the Town Plate. First prize in the Town Plate was awarded based on the best of three heats during a single day, a far cry from the careful programming for target races at Flemington today. VRC Chairman AmandaRead More