How To Watch The Melbourne Cup Carnival On 10 play

The 2021 Melbourne Cup Carnival LIVE and free on 10 play

Spring has sprung. And with beautiful weather, comes one of the leading sporting events in the world, and this year everyone has a ticket to the 2021 Melbourne Cup Carnival. It is event television at its finest.

Penfolds Victoria Derby Day Saturday 30 October, 2021

Regarded as one of the most prestigious days of spring racing, this is a must-see event for racing fans with four exceptional Group 1 races – the $2 million Kennedy Cantala, $1.5 million Coolmore Stud Stakes, $1 million TAB Empire Rose Stakes and the feature race the $2 million Penfolds Victoria Derby. This is thoroughbred racing at its very best.

Lexus Melbourne Cup Day Tuesday 2 November, 2021

This is the big one, on that famous Tuesday in November, the $8 million Lexus Melbourne Cup takes its rightful place as the centrepiece of the entire Melbourne Cup Carnival.

The eyes of the world will be firmly focused on this most iconic of world leading Group 1 thoroughbred racing.

Be watching when yet again, a new chapter is written, another legend born and new dreams come true before your very eyes.

Kennedy Oaks Day Thursday 4 November, 2021

The tradition of Kennedy Oaks Day is beauty, femininity, style and grace. A thrilling day of racing awaits with the highlight is the $1 million Group 1 Kennedy Oaks, which will see the best three-year-old staying fillies battle for victory in the ultimate test of their staying credentials.

Mackinnon Stakes Day Saturday 6 November, 2021

Friends, fun and the finale of Cup Week, Mackinnon Stakes Day is a celebration of the week that’s just been, filled with quality racing, fashion and entertainment.

The concluding day will feature the $2 million Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes testing the best middle-distance horses while Australia’s best sprinters will light up the straight in the $2 million Group 1 Darley Sprint Classic.

View and catch up on the 2021 Melbourne Cup Carnival:

Smart TV

During event times, the 10 Sport logo and associated match will appear where you currently find the 10, BOLD, SHAKE and PEACH icons. Click the icon as you currently would any of the other channels to be taken to the LIVE stream on the latest version of the following TV Apps:

  • Apple TV
  • Android tv
  • Telstra (Roku) TV
  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Samsung TV
  • Google TV


During event times, the LIVE stream is available via your mobile internet browser on this link and also the 10 play app on your iPhone, Google Mobile Apps, Android and tablet in the Live section on the 10 play app homepage.


If you have a newer Chromecast device, you will still need to cast directly from the 10 play app on your mobile device. There are different ways to enable Chromecast depending on the device you are using to cast content.

How can I use Chromecast to watch 10 play

Event Schedules

The event schedules will be updated as details are confirmed.

Checkout 10 play for the LIVE stream, catch-up of key events, highlights, video extras, articles, galleries and more in the Melbourne Cup Hub.

Everybody has a ticket to Cup Week when the 2021 Melbourne Cup Carnival broadcast commences, live and free on 10 and streamed on 10 play.

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2021 Melbourne Cup Carnival. Live And Free On 10 and 10 play