Barrier stalls were first introduced in the Melbourne Cup in 1924. The modern Melbourne Cup is a field of 24 runners and of the 24 barrier stalls, no horse has yet won the Melbourne Cup from Barrier 18.

Barrier NumberNumber of WinsWinners NameYear
15Prince of Penzance2015
Kingston Rule (USA)1990
Dalray1952
Russia1946
Spearfelt1926
22Might And Power1997
Kiwi1983
33Media Puzzle (Ire.)2002
Saintly1996
Think Big1975
44Kensei1987
Polo Prince1964
Sirius1944
Rivette1939
57Vintage Crop (Ire.)1993
Rain Lover1969
Wodalla1953
Old Rowley1940
Nightmarch1929
Green Moon2012
Fiorente2013
65Light Fingers1965
Lord Fury1961
Hi Jinx1960
Wotan1936
Hall Mark1933
72Backwood1924
Makybe Diva (GB)2004
85Viewed2008
Straight Draw1957
Rising Fast1954
Delta1951
The Trump1937
94Efficient2007
Jeune (GB)1994
Just A Dash1981
Dark Felt1943
106Protectionist2014
Let's Elope1991
Baystone1958
Evening Peal1956
Marabou1935
Delta Blues2006
118Ethereal2001
Americain2010
Tawrrific1989
Black Knight1984
Hyperno1979
Piping Lane1972
Hiraji1947
Peter Pan1932
122Foxzami1949
White Nose1931
133Dunaden2011
Baghdad Note1970
Phar Lap1930
146Makybe Diva (GB)2005
Makybe Diva2003
Subzero1992
Gold And Black1977
Galilee1966
Comic Court1950
151Silver Knight1971
163Jezabeel1998
Think Big1974
Macdougal1959
175Almandin2016
At Talaq (USA)1986
What A Nuisance1985
Rainbird1945
Catalogue1938
180--
195Red Handed1967
Gatum Gatum1963
Toparoa1955
Skipton1941
Statesman1928
202Empire Rose1988
Arwon1978
214Rogan Josh1999
Doriemus1995
Even Stevens1962
Shocking2009
223Gurner's Lane1982
Beldale Ball (USA)1980
Brew2000
232Van Der Hum1976
Rimfire1948
243Gala Supreme1973
Rain Lover1968
Colonus1942
252Peter Pan1934
Windbag1925
260--
271Trivalve1927