Melbourne Spring Carnival Tips & Betting Predictions
The Melbourne Spring Carnival is the biggest racing carnival in Australia and it features the Melbourne Cup as the main attraction.
Spanning the months of August through to the end of November, the Melbourne Carnival is an iconic celebration of racing and horses, trainers and jockeys from all around the world come to compete.
The first Group 1 on the card is the Memsie Stakes on September 1 and the official end of the carnival is with the Sandown Classic meeting on November 17, but the end of the Melbourne Cup Carnival on November 10 is when the big racing ends.
2018 Melbourne Spring Carnival calendar
|September 1||Memsie Stakes|
|September 15||Makybe Diva Stakes|
|September 22||Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes|
|September 28||AJ Moir Stakes|
|September 30||Underwood Stakes|
|October 6||Turnbull Stakes|
|October 13||Caulfield Guineas|
|October 20||Caulfield Cup|
|October 26||Manikato Stakes|
|October 27||Cox Plate|
|November 3||Victoria Derby|
|Coolmore Stud Stakes|
|November 6||Melbourne Cup|
|November 8||VRC Oaks|
|November 10||Emirates Stakes|