Victoria Derby Day Tips, Odds & Betting

Victoria Derby Day is one of the biggest days on the Australian racing calendar. Flemington Racecourse plays host to four Group One races along with a number of Group Two and Group Three races.

The Victoria Derby one of the feature races of the Melbourne Cup Carnival and showcases some of the best young staying types each spring. The Victoria Derby is run over 2500m and worth a staggering $1.5 million in prize money.

Victoria Derby Day Betting

Victoria Derby day is one of the biggest wagering days of the year for horse racing enthusiasts. With a host of great races including the Victoria Derby, Coolmore Stud Stakes, Kennedy Mile and the Empire Rose Stakes it’s no surprise to see so many punters keen to get a bet on.

If you’re planning to have a bet on Victoria Derby day we recommend planning ahead and sourcing the best bookmaker for your needs.

If you’re not already a regular online punter you can often claim some great sign up offers. These include matched first deposits and first bet incentives.

Many bookmakers also offer great money back offers if your horse finishes second, third or even fourth. We recommend checking the terms of each offer to find out which you prefer.

Victoria Derby Day Bet Back

Victoria Derby day is undoubtedly the biggest day of the year for online bookmakers. These corporate bookmakers will spend the year planning for an influx of online punters looking to get their bets on for the big race.

Being such a big day for bookmakers, they will more often than not offer money back promotions and free bet bonuses on Victoria Derby day. Bookmakers such as Sportsbet, Crownbet, Ladbrokes and Neds typically lead the way with their Victoria Derby day offers.

A popular offer for bookmakers is to offer money back for 2nd or 3rd place on the Victoria Derby and other group one races, while sometimes they even offer their stake back if their horse finishes 4th or even 5th too.

If you’re looking for the biggest and best Bet Back and money back offers on Victoria Derby day, check back here closer to the race date for the best promotions.

Victoria Derby Day Streaming & TV Coverage

If you’re planning to watches the races on Victoria Derby day then follow these tips. Whether you’re watching at home on TV or on your phone or tablet, Victoria Derby day racing is easily accessible.

Channel 7 in Australia currently hold the rights to broadcast Victoria Derby day into Australian households.

Online streaming has become popular too, giving people access to watch the Victoria Derby day races on their phones or desktop computers.

Online betting companies such as Sportsbet, Crownbet and Ladbrokes will stream the live cup from their website and apps making it easily accessible for everyone.


Victoria Derby Past Winners

Star Of The Real won the Victoria Derby in a blistering 2.33.60 in 1991 while other notable winners include Efficient (2006), Elvstroem (2003) and Red Anchor (1984).

2019WarningSouthern MoonSoul Patch2:40.83
2018Extra BrutStars Of CarrumChapada2:34.3
2017Ace HighSullyAstoria2:37.5
2016Prized IconSacred ElixirInference2:36.1
2015TarzinoEtymologyKia Ora Koutou2:38.3
2013PolanskiComplacentThunder Fantasy2:38.6
2012FiveandahalfstarSuper CoolRawnaq2:35.9
2010Lion TamerPraecidoRetrieve2:46.4
2009Monaco ConsulExtra ZeroViking Legend2:41.6
2008Rebel RaiderWhobegotyouPre Eminence2:36.9
2006EfficientGorky ParkTeranaba2:38.3
2004PlasteredSavabeelCount Ricardo2:35.4
2003ElvstroemKempinskyOur Bahare2:38.9
2002HelenusHydrometerAint There2:40.5
2000Hit The RoofUniversal PrinceFalls The Shadow2:39.0

How do I bet on the Victoria Derby Day?

Looking to bet on the Victoria Derby Day? Betting online is surprisingly easy. There are a range of bookmakers you can bet with including Sportsbet, Neds and Ladbrokes. Once you've selected an online bookmaker you'll be able to create an account and make a deposit in minutes! Once your account is set up you'll be able to browse all the Victoria Derby Day markets and place your bet.

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