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Flemington Racecourse has been home to the Melbourne Cup since 1861.

Famous horseracing hotspots

AEST 16:30, Thu Oct 28 2010
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The Melbourne Cup is stopping the nation once again: the fascinators are flying high, the bets are on, and the horses are running a red-hot race. To celebrate, we're taking a look at the world's must-see horseracing locations and events. Pop open the champers, people!


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