Hello Australia. Welcome to ABC’s live coverage of the 2023 Melbourne Cup.
I am Michael (Mick) Doylejoined by Andrew McGarryas we bring you all the action from Australia’s biggest horse race.
There’s a huge day of racing at Flemington Racecourse – 10 races in total – including the Melbourne Cup this afternoon.
We’ll bring you all the action from Flemington and update you on the race that’s stopping the nation.