Posted: 1 November, 2016

BREAKING: Power Outage At Eagle Farm Racecourse, Punters Fuming

SHOCKING timing! Melbourne Cup punters at Brisbane's Eagle Farm Racecourse have been left in the dark after a massive blackout. 

The racing venue reportedly lost power just after 1:00pm with guests unable to bet, withdraw money from ATMs or watch the races live on the big screen. 

Many punters were forced to stream the Melbourne Cup on their phones. 

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