Victoria Derby Attracts Huge Crowd

Over 108,000 racing enthusiasts have made their way to today’s Victoria Derby Day races at Flemington racetrack.

Already boasting a near sellout yesterday, Racing Victoria is more than pleased with the turnout today.

Currently rated a dead 4, Flemington racetrack may be a possible 3 later on in the day.

With a maximum of 30 degrees Celcius expected, there is a prediction of storms later on in the day.

The windy race conditions may affect the races as the horses can be pushed closer to the rail on the straight.

More track updates to come…