The 2017 Melbourne Cup is scheduled to get underway at 3pm local time on Tuesday the 7th of November. The race takes on average 3 minutes to run, which means it will be completed by 3.03pm.
Melbourne Cup times for Australia
|Major Australian Cities||Start Time|
|Adelaide, SA||2.30 pm|
|Brisbane, QLD||2 pm|
|Canberra, ACT||3 pm|
|Darwin, NT||1.30 pm|
|Hobart, TAS||3 pm|
|Melbourne, VIC||3 pm|
|Perth, WA||12pm – midday|
|Sydney, NSW||3 pm|
Were you looking for Melbourne Cup times recorded by race winners? Visit our Melbourne Cup winners page for winning times for every racehorse.