Melbourne Spring Carnival Betting Tips, Best Boomakers & Free Bets

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 August and the official end of the carnival is with the Sandown Classic meeting on November 14, but the end of the Melbourne Cup Carnival on November 7 is when the big racing ends.

Melbourne Spring Carnival Betting Tips

We have tips for every Group 1 race during the Melbourne Spring Carnival. Our racing experts provide their best bets for the feature races and provide their value bets.

2020 Melbourne Spring Carnival calendar


Date
Race
August 29Memsie Stakes
September 12Makybe Diva Stakes
September 19Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes
September 25AJ Moir Stakes
September 26Underwood Stakes
October 3Turnbull Stakes
October 10Caulfield Guineas

Caulfield Stakes

Toorak Handicap

Thousand Guineas
October 17Caulfield Cup
October 23Manikato Stakes
October 24Cox Plate
October 31Victoria Derby

Cantala Stakes

Coolmore Stud Stakes

Empire Rose Stakes
November 3Melbourne Cup
November 5VRC Oaks
November 7Mackinnon Stakes

Darley Classic