The 2023 Australian Cup will be held at Flemington Racecourse, its home and venue since the year 1863! That means this year will be the 160th iteration of the prestigious Australian Cup. Be sure to tune on Saturday the 25th of March at 4:20pm AEDT for one of Victoria and Australia’s grandest and most historical races on the Australian racing calendar, the Australian Cup at Flemington Racecourse.
This 2023 Australian Cup has seen the single biggest jump in prize money for an Australian Group 1 race. The already eye-watering $1.5 million AUD up for grabs in the 2022 Australian Cup has doubled so that now the participants of the 2023 Australian Cup will be competing for a share of a whopping $3 million AUD!
If the prize money does not make you want to tune in to the 2023 Australian Cup, maybe the absolutely stacked field will get you there. Scroll down further to the ‘The Feature Race – The 2023 Australian Cup’ section of this 2023 Australian Cup preview for insights into the race and a look at the strong field that will be battling it out at Flemington Racecourse.
The 2023 Australian Cup will be a weight for age race available to Australia’s best runners three years and older, which means a bunch of experienced thoroughbreds will come from all over the world, not just Australia, to battle it out and claim victory in the 2023 Australian Cup.
The wonderful Flemington Racecourse will play home to the 2023 Australian Cup which is held at a distance of 2000m. This was not always the case. To find out more about the history of the Australian Cup and Flemington Racecourse, read further into this 2023 Australian Cup preview for more information.
In addition to insights into the 2023 Australian Cup and the history of Flemington Racecourse, we will also look at the history of the Australian Cup, and where and how to bet on the 2023 Australian Cup in this preview to the 2023 Australian Cup. At the bottom of this preview there is also a comprehensive list of all winners of the Australian Cup since its inception in 1863.
Please be sure to check the OnlyRacing Tips page closer to the race for a full set of fresh tips prepared by one of our other racing experts here at OnlyRacing. With all the being said, I hope the information in this Australian Cup preview assists you in your punting decisions and knowledge of Australian thoroughbred horse racing. Do not forget to tune into the 2023 Australian Cup on Saturday the 25th of March at 4:20pm AEDT held at Flemington Racecourse.