Track details and records

Melb Cup Heat 4 (2) cropped

Track surface: Burrumbeet sand
Lure: Cable lure system
Distances Racing over 515m, 595m and 715m
Track circumference: 443m
Radius of turns: 51m
Track width: 7 metres (straights) 8 metres (turns)
Distance of splits:
515m: 72m, 334m
595m: 152m, 414m
715m: 90m, 272m, 533m

Track Records:
515m: 28.951sec Unlawful Entry (17/3/16) WATCH
595m: 33.63sec Dyna Double One (28/1/16) WATCH
715m: 41.17sec Miata (17/5/12) WATCH

Split Records:
515m:
1st – 4.90sec Fernando Bale and Black Magic Opal
2nd – 18.30sec Harvey Bale
595m: 
1st – 8.97sec Black Illusion
2nd – 22.85sec Dyna Double One
715m:
1st – 5.96sec Veetee Swift
2nd – 15.47sec Where’s Keroma
3rd – 30.15sec Miata

Records on old racing surface:
515m: 29.38sec Bond
715m: 41.80sec Total Denial
*The Burrumbeet sand surface and 595m boxes were installed on the circuit in March 2010