Delta Goodrem, Candice Warner and Sarah Harris show off their outfits ahead of the Melbourne Cup

Delta Goodrem stole the show at the 2021 Melbourne Cup on Tuesday, turning heads as she walked through the star-studded Birdcage at Flemington racecourse in a unique playsuit with a giant pink bow fastened at the waist.  The Born To Try songstress looked absolutely breathtaking in the colourful ensemble, which she teamed with a  bright … Read more

What time does the 2021 Melbourne Cup start?

The Melbourne Cup gets underway at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday, and 10,000 spectators will witness the race that stops a nations. The Melbourne Cup will get underway at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon, with the race that stops a nation set to jump at 3pm local time. After last year’s Melbourne Cup took place in front … Read more

Major call made amid Melbourne Cup scare

There was some late drama just hours before the race that stops a nation, meaning a major call needed to be made on Tuesday morning. Giddy up everyone, because it’s the first Tuesday of November and that means one thing — it’s Melbourne Cup time. We’ll be bringing you live coverage as we count down … Read more

‘Devastating’ news for Aussie cricket team

Medical staff with Georgia Wareham after she suffered a knee injury against the Adelaide Strikers. Picture: Sarah Reed/Getty Images Aussie cricket star Georgia Wareham has been dealt a crushing blow, with news that her knee injury is worse than initially thought. Medical staff for the Australian cricket team confirmed on Monday that Wareham would undergo … Read more

Boss hopes Sir Lucan can give Cup a shake

Glen Boss will chase a fourth Melbourne Cup triumph on a brother to Cox Plate winner Sir Dragonet at Flemington. Jockey Glen Boss is predicting a favourites’ year but hasn’t ruled out winning a fourth Melbourne Cup aboard import Sir Lucan. Boss won the Cox Plate on Sir Lucan’s ill-fated brother Sir Dragonet last year … Read more

36 new cases in Geelong; state passes jab milestone

The Geelong region has recorded 36 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday. It comes as the state hits a crucial vaccine milestone. Geelong recorded 36 new coronavirus cases amid a statewide drop. Victoria returned 1036 positive tests on Saturday, with the city listed among the 10 municipalities suffering the biggest increase. Surf Coast Shire also recorded … Read more

Everything you need to know about the Melbourne Cup

The race that stops a nation has finally arrived — and we’ve got you covered with everything you need to know about the Melbourne Cup. The race that stops a nation is almost here — and this year, there will be some spectators in the stands. The Victorian Government has confirmed a crowd of 10,000 … Read more