Your study week might have just begun but study breaks are important, which is why we’ll be airing The Race That Stops a Nation across the library TVs this afternoon at 2pm.

Horse RaceThe annual Melbourne Cup is Australia’s biggest horse race and attracts over 100,000 punters to Flemington race course.

At 2pm QLD time thoroughbreds from around the world will battle it out for a stake of the $6.2-million prize money and the chance to cement their names in history.

So enjoy your study break and if you’ve put a sneaky bet on, good luck!