Nup to the Cup: activists want the Melbourne Cup to be over

It’s the race that ‘stops the nation’ but why are more and more Aussies saying ‘Nup to the Cup’?
Racegoers see the Melbourne Cup as a major celebration – a day off work for Victorians and an opportunity to indulge in fashion and drink with friends. 
However, the slogan ‘Nup To The Cup’ is increasingly being used to call out the race.

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