The race that stops the nation, the 150th running of the Melbourne Cup runs at 3pm AEST (9pm PDT), but if you can’t get to a television, or you’re outside of Australia, you can watch the Melbourne Cup online.
There’s a variety of options available to watch the Melbourne Cup online, hopefully one of these will work for you and you’ve backed the winner.
Melbourne Cup Live Online
Telstra/ TVN feed This works in Australia, not sure about outside of Australia
Australian Racing: requires a sign up but does offer a solid live stream
We’re still on the lookout for more streams, many appear closer to the race.
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