Spring Carnival ticket price jump
The cost of getting into Flemington’s iconic Spring Carnival just got pricier.
Neil Mitchell revealed on Thursday a host of changes to prices this year.
Click PLAY to hear VRC chief Neil Wilson discuss the hike
The biggest jump is on Melbourne Cup day.
The price of a general admission ticket will cost $10 more than last year, with a jump from $79 to $89.
A Derby Day ticket in 2017 was $74. This year? $83.
Stakes Day tickets have also increased by $9, with a $5 spike on Oaks Day.
The “early bird” incentive has also been scrapped.
310,608 people attended the four days of last year’s carnival.