Melbourne Cup Day Sweep for Charity

Every year in Australia, the nation stops to watch the Melbourne Cup on 1 November at 3 pm.  It’s called the Race that Stops a Nation. This is the one day of the year when just about every Aussie has a bet on the race.  This could also be the day that workplaces...

Melbourne Cup 2010 – Give $1 to Charity

Melbourne Cup – 2010 150th Anniversary Give $1 to charity The Race that Stops a Nation Every year, at 3pm on the 1st Tuesday in November, the “Race that Stops a Nation” is run in Melbourne. This year is the 150th Anniversary of the Melbourne Cup and...

Melbourne Cup

Melbourne Cup Day The race that stops a nation…. Like most Australians, the first Tuesday in November means I wander by my local Tab and place a bet.  I use the very scientific method of picking my favourite numbers and a few names that catch my fancy and spend...