VIC - Flemington

We are delighted to announce a Mother's Day Classic Local Location at Flemington!
Local locations will be smaller and more informal compared to traditional MDC events, but they will be big on community spirit!

Where: Flemington Racecourse, Flemington (Enter Riverbank Carpark opposite 87 Fisher Parade Ascot Vale, 3032. This is accessible via Langs Rd OR Farnsworth Ave.)

When: Sunday 9th May

Distances: 5km & 10km

Timing: 

  • 10:30 am - FULL CAPACITY
  • 11:00 am
  • 11:30 am
  • 12:00 pm

WITH EXCLUSIVE CONTENT FROM OUR PARTNERS:   

The Check-in area
Look out for the pink Mother's Day Classic flags.

Toilets
Toilets located adjacent to arrival zone.

Fundraising 
On the day you'll be able to donate funds via the collection tins or electronically via the SMS donation number (0488 849 632)

First aid
All MDC Local Locations will have a qualified first aid officer on site. First aid will be located at the location event arrival site.

Food & drink
BYO water in reusable bottles, use any available water dispensers at the site, no water stations will be provided.
Please bring your own snacks and support your local food and beverage businesses on your way to the site and/or on your way home.

Dogs
All dogs/pets must be on leads.

Getting there
While the use of public transport is encouraged, where COVID-19 restrictions continue to apply, to help reduce the risk of transmission of COVID 19, participants must physically distance.  In this case, travel to and from the event by foot or private vehicle is alternatively encouraged.

If you are arriving by tram you will need to walk to the car park which will take 15 -20 minutes.

Parking
Enter Riverbank Carpark opposite 87 Fisher Parade Ascot Vale, 3032. This is accessible via Langs Rd OR Farnsworth Ave.

Locations and location information including course information may be subject to change.

COVIDSafe statement: This event will be conducted in accordance with all COVIDSafe requirements and practices as determined by the state health department. A COVIDSafe checklist/plan has been completed for this event to ensure the safety of all participants.

MDC Local 

While this year will look a little different, you’ll still be able to dress up, complete your walk/run, honour those touched by breast cancer and enjoy the community spirit on the day. All you need to do is bring along your race pack (which will be delivered to your door beforehand), arrive at your assigned time, use your phone to scan the QR code at your location and complete one or two laps of the course. Don’t forget to share your happy snaps and tag #mdc2021!

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