10 Best Melbourne Cup Apps –Keeping You High On Heels
The Australians have all set to the fun and excitement of the spring carnival. The feathery colourful hats and the fashion parades have all eyes set on Melbourne cup at Flemington Racecourse. With more than million of fans watching on TV be it at the Pubs, offices or homes the jam pack is glued to the latest streaming going on at race tracks. Now you can have your heart beat throbbing all the day tapping your mobile with the latest upcoming news and events of Melbourne Cup. Yes the thrill for you through the best ten apps specially designed for this annual event.
Melbourne Cup Sweep App
Melbourne Cup Sweep App is designed for the office goers in particular where you select friends from your social circle be it from facebook or your phone contacts or enter the names of your office colleagues or friends manually and take part with them in a sweep. Maybe you become richer at this Melbourne Cup and win a Jackpot!
- Select friends using Facebook , from contacts or enter manually
- Save multiple sweeps for work, family and friends
- Share with all your friends via FB, twitter or email.
- Send your friend’s their selected horse(s) via FB, Twitter, email.
- Sweep works with as few as 4 friends, but also 6, 8, 12 and 24 friends.
- Edit your sweep name
- Edit sweep value.
Available at iTunes this App costs $2.9 and is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod with iOS 6 or later.
Pose is a fashion app that runs on iOS 7 or later and Android mobile devices like iPhone, iPad and iPod. It is freely available at iTunes and Apps Store. It is a Fashion App that will suggest you what to wear on Melbourne Cup and the Spring Season. You can share your personalized outfit ideas to friends and fashion experts. It also shows you what the fashion bloggers and stylists you follow are wearing in real time and get inspired by the world’s largest fashion community.
Go Catch is free app available at iTunes and Google App Store. It works well on Android, iOS and Windows Phone. If you are attending Flemington Racecourse for the Melbourne Cup you can book your transportation well in advance. With this app you can book from your area even a maxi cab for yourself and friends. You can track your ride all the way through on a live map too.
Form Guide App
The ‘Form Guide’ app covers all Australian, New Zealand and UK horse racing form guides in full detail. This app sounds the best for Spring carnival horse racing events such as the Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup. You can star your favourite horses get all the details about them and keep them tracked all through the race and even bet directly to Ladbrokes and Bookmaker without leaving the app.
- Full detailed stats on each horse, jockey and trainer
- Live track conditions and weather
- Up-to-date news
- Claim free betting offers from Australia’s top bookmakers.
This app is available free at iTunes and is compatible with iOS 7 and above for all iPhone, iPads and iPod touch
Clipp is free App available at iTunes that runs on iOS6.1 and over for iPhones, iPads and Android phones. It is bar tab app that runs before paying in on your phone via paypal or credit card. The Melbourne Cup sporting event at the bar can be wonderful with socializing too.
You can flash your tab number at over 550 bars, pubs and clubs across Australia to control your spend and leave like you own the place. Start earning reward points on every dollar you spend in participating venues. It also lets you order your drinks from where you are watching the race or you can even run a tab with mates so you can all contribute money to keep the party going.
Just do the following to take advantage of the App
1. Set up an account and securely add a credit card.
2. Find the venue, open a tab, and show your phone to staff each time you order.
3. To pay, simply close your tab. You’ll never have to wait in line to pay a tab again!
4. You’ll be emailed a receipt to make expenses a breeze.
iHorse App is free app at iTunes and Google Store compatible with iOS , Android, Windows and iPhone. iHorse covers all elements of the sport; from horse auctioning and stable management to horse training and jockey hiring. Like many mobile games you’re enticed to pay real cash for in-game credits. You will have access to over 60 different group and inter class race competition as well.
Available free at iTunes Iconic App lets you choose the dress for the big event of Melbourne Cup. Compatible with iOS 8 and above, Android, iPad, iPad pro and iPhone. Iconic App is the complete fashion destination where you can shop the latest from over 700 brands with over 200 new products online displayed daily for you to choose for the carnival and grand events at Australia and New Zealand too.
- Free Shipping with 3 Hour delivery available in Sydney
- Shop for Women’s and Men’s clothing, shoes, dresses, accessories and sportswear
- Enjoy full screen, high definition images to see product features clearly.
- Sync and save your account, shopping bag and wishlist to pick up where you left off across desktop, mobile and tablet devices. Just make sure you’re logged in.
- Complete your order with a range of fast and easy payment methods, including credit card, debit card, and store credit vouchers.
Ladbroke App is free app available at iTunes compatible with iOS 7.0 and above, Android, iPhone and iPad devices. With innovative products such as Pick Your Own Odds, Fixed Price Exotics, Favourite vs Field and Quickbet – the fastest way to bet online – Ladbrokes.com.au is the better way to bet.
Now with their app you can have a ultimate guide to the Melbourne Cup. It not only teaches you how to place a quinella, exacta and trifecta, it also gets you up on the latest news, with few quick Melbourne Cup facts and you can also place a bet (even from Labrokes Apple Watch App) that lets you watch live streams from the app for free.
You can withdraw your winnings from any ATM moments after your horse passes the post thanks to the new Ladbrokes Card. Provided by Eftpos, you can use your winnings to purchase everyday items from Australian retailers or choose to withdraw the cash from your account instantly.
Best Odds App
Best Odds App is free app at iTunes and run smoothly on iOS 7.0 or later and is compatible for iPhone and iPad. If you are a serious punters and not satisfied with the local TAB this app will help you do the comparison faster than you can run to a bookie.
You can compare real time odds for Australian bookmakers. Have the best and better value on every horse, team or bet you please which can lead you to more winnings.
With the app you can compare Sportsbet, William Hill, Ladbrokes, Luxbet, Bet365 and more as it covers all major sporting events, including previews and tips for all major upcoming games and races.
Tab App is free at iTunes and Google Play store compatible with iOS 7.0 and later, iPad, iPhones and Android devices. You can Login and place bets with Touch ID (available on selected devices, terms and conditions apply), Verify your identity by simply entering your valid Australian Driver’s License Number, Watch live SKY racing vision , Deposit via credit card and withdraw your winnings, Add runner and jockey notifications so you never miss out, Bet on NSW and Victorian TAB totalizator pools and do lots more with this App. Enjoy the full fun of betting if you wish with this App.
Any more Apps you have for Melbourne Cup 2015? Do share your experiences.