The historic grandstands amongst beautiful roses, a sea of marquees and umbrellas and the natural bush backdrop all make for a great day of country racing in Bendigo.
Held over 2,400m on the Wednesday prior to the Melbourne Cup, the Bendigo Cup has become an important lead-up race for many top thoroughbreds contesting the big race on that first Tuesday in November.
The racecourse at Epsom is a hive of activity with great racing, Fashions on the Field, live entertainment and more. Don't miss this great day of country racing.
To find out more, including accommodation options and make the most of your time in Bendigo, visit the Bendigo Tourism website.