Heritage

On the 27th January 2022 the Heritage Council of Victoria wrote to the Caulfield Racecourse Reserve Trust and the Melbourne Racing Club, advising that the Regulatory Committee of the Heritage Council  has determined to make an Interim Protection Order (IPO) across the Reserve.

Caulfield Racecourse, Melbourne, 1954

Interim protection order

The Caulfield Racecourse Reserve Trust will work with the Heritage Council of Victoria whilst they work through their process to determine any permanent protection controls for the Reserve or the Precinct.

Notice of recommendation

Heritage Victoria have written to the Caulfield Racecourse Reserve trust to advise you that an assessment of the cultural heritage significance of the Caulfield Racecourse Reserve has now been completed. As a result of the assessment, the Executive Director will be recommending that the Heritage Council of Victoria include Caulfield Racecourse in the Victorian Heritage Register (VHR) as a place of State-level cultural heritage significance.

Heritage submission

The Trust has made a submission to Heritage Victoria, supporting the inclusion of the Caulfield Racecourse Reserve on the Victorian Heritage Register.