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Taylor Swift will perform at this year's Melbourne Cup

Rebecca Russo

UPDATE 21/09/19: Taylor Swift has pulled out of her performance at the Melbourne Cup due to scheduling conflicts with her Asian tour. Swift's team has confirmed she will be back in Australia in 2020.

There have been rumblings and rumours for weeks but now it's official. Taylor Swift is performing at the 2019 Melbourne Cup Carnival on Tuesday, November 5.

The Grammy Award-winning singer is set to perform two songs at Flemington Racecourse ahead of the official Melbourne Cup race. This performance will be Swift's only public appearance in all of Australia following the release of her latest album, Lover

If you can believe it, there's less than 54 days before Melbourne Cup, so if you're keen on seeing Swift in the flesh, you can head here to pick up your tickets.

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