Australian thoroughbred wins the 2019 Lexus Melbourne Cup

VICTORIARACINGCLUB

The Lexus Melbourne Cup

Since 2003, Lexus Australia has proudly partnered with the Victoria Racing Club (VRC), and we are delighted to continue this collaboration as the Principal Partner of The Melbourne Cup Carnival in 2022.

Lexus is just the 4th principal sponsor of the Melbourne Cup in its 160 year history, highlighting the incredible legacy and immense responsibility of supporting such an important and iconic Australian cultural event.

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2022 LEXUS MELBOURNE CUP TOUR

The Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour has officially commenced. 2022 marks the milestone 20th annual Melbourne Cup Tour, which has seen the coveted trophy travel over 760,000 kilometres and visit more than 560 destinations, providing communities with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get up close with the Lexus Melbourne Cup trophy.

This year, the Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour will visit 33 locations across Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.

Emma Freedman holding the Lexus Melbourne Cup trophy and standing in front of a Lexus UX at Flemington racecourse
 

2022 Melbourne Cup Tour Destinations

Follow the journey of the 2022 Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour and find out when the Cup might be close to you.

New South Wales
  • Tuesday 19 July - Tullibigeal
  • Wednesday 20 July - Dirnaseer and Junee
  • Thursday 21 July - Coolamon
  • Friday 12 August - Curban
  • Sunday 28–Wednesday 31 August - Sydney
  • Thursday 1–Friday 2 September - Sydney
  • Monday 19–Wednesday 21 September - Central Western Slopes
  • Wednesday 28 September - Wauchope
  • Friday 30 September - Moama
  • Saturday 15 October - Howlong
Queensland
  • Saturday 3–Sunday 4 September - Charters Towers
  • Tuesday 6 September - Cloncurry
  • Thursday 8 September - Brisbane
  • Tuesday 13 September - Warwick
  • Wednesday 14 September - Allora
  • Friday 16–Saturday 17 September - Gold Coast
  • Tuesday 11 October - Kandanga
South Australia
  • Monday 8 August - Adelaide
  • Tuesday 9 August - Wallaroo
Tasmania
  • Wednesday 24 August - Devonport/Meander Valley
  • Thursday 25 August - Hobart
Victoria
  • Sunday 7 August - Melbourne
  • Friday 9 September - Melbourne
  • Friday 30 September - Echuca
  • Sunday 2 October - Melbourne
  • Tuesday 4 October - Portarlington
  • Thursday 6 October - Yea
  • Friday 7–Sunday 9 October - Melbourne
  • Friday 14 October - Stanhope
  • Tuesday 18 October - Maffra
  • Wednesday 19 October - Seaspray
  • Thursday 20–Sunday 23 October - Melbourne
  • Monday 24 October - Melbourne (Pakenham)
  • Tuesday 25 October - Melbourne
  • Wednesday 26 October - Melbourne
  • Thursday 27 October - Melbourne (Werribee/Point Cook)
  • Friday 28 October - Melbourne (Moorooduc)
  • Saturday 29 October - Penfolds Victoria Derby Day
  • Sunday 30 October - Melbourne
  • Monday 31 October - Melbourne
Western Australia
  • Wednesday 17 August - Wagin, WA
  • Thursday 18 August - Perth, WA
  • Friday 19–Sunday 21 August - Newman (The Pilbara)

New Zealand
  • Tuesday 26–Wednesday 27 July Auckland
  • Thursday 28 July Cambridge
SINGAPORE
  • Wednesday 3–Friday 5 August Singapore
 

Extending our Partnership with the Victoria Racing Club

Lexus looks to the future as it proudly continues its ongoing partnership with the Victoria Racing Club (VRC), signing as the Principal Partner of The Melbourne Cup for a further two years.

Lexus’ position as a leading luxury lifestyle brand perfectly complements the partnership, and we are delighted to continue supporting this iconic Australian cultural event.



JOHN PAPPAS, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AT LEXUS AUSTRALIA

"It is a wonderful partnership that has brought premium experiences, innovation and flair on the track"

 

Inside the 2021 Melbourne Cup Carnival

There is a lot of preparation that goes into creating a moment like no other.

Discover the excitement of the Melbourne Cup Carnival: the making of the Lexus Melbourne Cup, a spectacular Cup Carnival launch event and Lexus Electrified lit up at Flemington Racecourse.

 

2021 LEXUS MELBOURNE CUP TOUR

Photos courtesy of Nicole Cleary, Lucas Dawson and Jay Town.

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A female in the drivers seat of a Lexus
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