Mother’s Day Raceday

Win Your Mum a Day at Flemington!

Metro and the Victoria Racing Club have teamed up for this Mother’s Day.

Treat your Mum to a very special day at the races at Flemington this Mother’s Day Raceday, Saturday 7 May.

We’re offering two lucky competition winners the chance to treat their Mums to a superb three-course buffet lunch in the Panorama Restaurant. Mum can enjoy views of the racetrack and Melbourne city skyline while sipping on a complimentary glass of G.H. Mumm champagne.

To enter the competition, you will need to post a tweet to our Twitter page, @metrotrains, naming a racehorse using your Mum’s name and a Metro station to go into draw to win, e.g. Merri May, Parliament Patty. The two most creative answers will win.

Mums will receive the royal treatment with complimentary make-up and hair touch ups, mini manicures and mini massages between 12.30pm – 4.30pm in the pamper lounge on Level 3 of the Hill Stand.

The competition winners will also receive:

  • Racecourse admission for each guest
  • Racebook for each guest
  • Cash bar for beverages with drinks waiter service to the table
  • Grandstand seating in the covered Hill Stand

Special trains will run direct to and from Flemington Racecourse throughout the day. Trains to Flemington Racecourse depart from platform 8 at Southern Cross Station, stopping at North Melbourne Station, then express to Flemington Racecourse. Specific train times are available at

All train services are wheelchair accessible, passengers who need assistance boarding should wait on the platform near the front of the train.

*The Twitter competition will close at 5:00pm on Thursday, 5 May 2016 and winners will be notified by direct message on Twitter.

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