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).

Year Winner 2nd 3rd Time
2019 Warning Southern Moon Soul Patch 2:40.83
2018 Extra Brut Stars Of Carrum Chapada 2:34.3
2017 Ace High Sully Astoria 2:37.5
2016 Prized Icon Sacred Elixir Inference 2:36.1
2015 Tarzino Etymology Kia Ora Koutou 2:38.3
2014 Preferment Bondeiger Nozomi 2:37.8
2013 Polanski Complacent Thunder Fantasy 2:38.6
2012 Fiveandahalfstar Super Cool Rawnaq 2:35.9
2011 Sangster Induna Sabrage 2:40.3
2010 Lion Tamer Praecido Retrieve 2:46.4
2009 Monaco Consul Extra Zero Viking Legend 2:41.6
2008 Rebel Raider Whobegotyou Pre Eminence 2:36.9
2007 Kibbutz Littorio Marching 2:40.9
2006 Efficient Gorky Park Teranaba 2:38.3
2005 Benicio Duelled Headturner 2:37.0
2004 Plastered Savabeel Count Ricardo 2:35.4
2003 Elvstroem Kempinsky Our Bahare 2:38.9
2002 Helenus Hydrometer Aint There 2:40.5
2001 Amalfi Zarek Pentastic 2:34.6
2000 Hit The Roof Universal Prince Falls The Shadow 2:39.0

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 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.

Victoria Derby Day Promotions

    Online bookmaker Ladbrokes have opened up an awesome offer on this Saturday on Flemington and Rosehill. Place a fixed odds win bet on Flemington & …

    Take advantage of this fantastic Best 3+ Leg Fixed-Odds Win/Place Mega Multi on Australian Thoroughbred Races this Saturday thanks to online bookmaker BetEasy. The more …

    Online bookmaker BetEasy have another fantastic Best Tote offer on Victoria Derby day at Flemington and The Golden Eagle day at Rosehill. Place a Fixed-Odds …

    It’s Derby Day this Saturday at Flemington and online bookmaker BetEasy have a Run 2nd, 3rd or 4th Special across all races! See how to …

    If your horse finishes 1st or 2nd in races 3 & 4 at Flemington this Saturday, we’ll pay you out as a winner! First $25 …