Events at Melbourne Showgrounds and Flemington Racecourse

Upcoming Major Events – 22 April

Color Run at Flemington Racecourse

The Color Run Night will be held at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, 22 April at 6.30pm.

Find out more about this event on the Flemington Racecourse website.

Reporting issues
Please contact Flemington Racecourse on 1300 727 575 or customerservice@vrc.net.au if you experience any issues relating to this event.

Traffic and transport
Attendees are encouraged to use public transport to access this event, with free public transport included in the ticket price and train services running directly to Flemington Racecourse. See the Public Transport Victoria website for details.

Residents should be prepared for heavier than usual traffic in the area during this event.

Limited paid event parking will be available on site at the racecourse.

Sound
As part of this event, there will be amplified noise and music played until 10pm. Please report any concerns about noise to Flemington Racecourse.

Meatstock at Melbourne Showgrounds

Meatstock will be held at Melbourne Showgrounds on Saturday, 22 April from 11am-9pm and Sunday, 23 April from 10am-6pm.

Find out more about this event on the Melbourne Showgrounds website.

Paid event parking will be available on site at the Showgrounds.

Reporting issues
Please contact Melbourne Showgrounds on 9281 7444 prior to the event or their Community Hotline on 9258 4100 from 10am-9pm on event days if you experience any issues relating to this event.

Traffic and transport
Attendees are encouraged to use public transport to access this event. See the Public Transport Victoria website for details.

Residents should be prepared for heavier than usual traffic in the area during this event.

Sound
As part of this event, there will be minimal amplified noise between the event hours. Please report any concerns about noise to Melbourne Showgrounds.

Parking in the events area

Events area parking restrictions will apply on Saturday, 22 April. Residents in the events area are reminded to place their permits or temporary parking vouchers on their cars.

Parking enforcement officers will patrol the events area during this event. Please contact Council on 9243 8888 to report any parking issues. Officers will investigate complaints and issue infringements where required.

Upcoming Major Event – 29-30 April

Supanova at Melbourne Showgrounds

Supanova will be held at Melbourne Showgrounds on Saturday 29 and Sunday, 30 April from 10am-6pm.

Find out more about this event on the Melbourne Showgrounds website.

Paid event parking will be available on site at the Showgrounds.

Reporting issues
Please contact Melbourne Showgrounds on 9281 7444 if you experience any issues relating to this event.

Traffic and transport
Attendees are encouraged to use public transport to access this event, with train services running directly to the Showgrounds. See the Public Transport Victoria website for details.

Residents should be prepared for heavier than usual traffic in the area during this event.

Parking in the events area

Events area parking restrictions will apply on Saturday, 29 and Sunday, 30 April. Residents in the events area are reminded to place their permits or temporary parking vouchers on their cars.

Parking enforcement officers will patrol the events area during this event. Please contact Council on 9243 8888 to report any parking issues. Officers will investigate complaints and issue infringements where required.

Events calendar

Below is a list of events that will be held at Flemington Racecourse and Melbourne Showgrounds in the coming months. Please note, event details are subject to change.

Date

Event

Venue

'Large' event? 

 22 April  Color Run  Flemington  YES
 22-23 April  Meatstock  Showgrounds  -
 25 April  ANZAC Day Raceday  Flemington  -
 29-30 April  Supanova  Showgrounds  YES
 6 May  May Raceday  Flemington  YES
 6-7 May  One Fine Day Wedding Fair  Showgrounds  -
 20-21 May  SSAA Shot Show  Showgrounds  YES - 20 May only
 20-21 May  Thrones Con 2017  Showgrounds  -
 20 May  National Hall of Fame Raceday  Flemington  YES

Events area parking restrictions will apply during all 'large' events. Parking permits or temporary parking vouchers are required to park in events area streets on these dates.

Last updated: Friday, 21 April 2017, 12:18 AM