The 2016 Melbourne Cup commences today at 3PM AEDT. If you're not in a suitably-equipped venue with a TV, have no fear -- you can live stream the race from your phone or laptop with one click.
This year, Twitter is partnering with the Victoria Racing Club (VRC) to stream the 2016 Melbourne Cup to an Australian and global audience. It's the first Twitter live streaming deal that has been announced outside of the United States.
To watch Twitter's live stream of the 2016 Melbourne Cup, click here!
Don't like Twitter? There are plenty of other ways to watch the race that stops a nation. We list the main ones here.