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  • FASHION LOOKS FROM THE MILLICENT CUP

    On March 31, Millicent residents gathered at the Penola Racecourse in celebration of the 2019 3MP Millicent Cup. Penola Racecourse has been holding meetings for the Penola Racing Club since the mid 1800s and welcomed the addition of the Millicent Racing Club with its first meeting in 1874. The racecourse...

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  • Meet our Millicent Cup winner - Tanya Scanlon

    Meet, Tanya Scanlon. She won the 2019 Millicent Cup Best Dressed Womenswear title on Sunday 31 March. We got in touch with Tanya after her win to get to know her her a little more...  Tell us about your winning outfit. What were you wearing? Trelise Cooper Dress, Miss Louise...

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  • Autumn Aesthetics: The gentleman’s guide to racing attire

    Any man who has gotten ready for an event in the same room as a woman knows that look. The ‘You have it so infuriatingly easy’ glare that usually accompanies her squeezing into shape-wear before asking you to zip her up. But however easy it may appear for guys to...

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  • Meet our Port Lincoln Cup Winner - Tamra Karolewicz

    Meet, Tamra Karolewicz. She won the 2019 Port Lincoln Cup Best Dressed Womenswear title last Friday. We got Tamra to answer some questions after her win to get to know her (and her racing style) a little more. Tell us about your winning outfit. What were you wearing? Dress by...

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  • THE AUTUMN UPDATE: A CONTEMPORARY GUIDE TO RACEWEAR

    As we sing out our Fashion At The Races summer sessions, we welcome the extensive racewear opportunities offered by Autumn. February is the month for fashion forecasting - David Jones annually unveil their Autumn Winter 2019 collections and many of the nation’s biggest brands follow suit to flag the pieces...

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  • FASHION LOOKS FROM THE PORT LINCOLN CUP

    The Port Lincoln Racing Club is one of South Australia’s premiere scenic delights. Situated at Ravendale Racecourse, the Boston Bay icon offers the most authentic Eyre Peninsula experience, complete with views of the pristine ocean that the state’s fishing frontier is renowned for. The MGA Insurance Brokers 2019 Port Lincoln...

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  • Meet our Kangaroo Island Carnival winner - Alex Hecker

    Meet, Alex Hecker. She was sashed with the 2019 Kangaroo Island Cup Best Dressed Womenswear title on Saturday 16 February. We spent some time with Alex after her win to get to know her (and her racing style) a little more. Tell us about your winning outfit. What were you...

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  • WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND THE OAKBANK EASTER RACES

    As the days end sooner and we wake to mornings a little crisper, we can rejoice in knowing it’s finally here. Oakbank season. Gloriously sunny days in the lush Adelaide hills create the perfect environment for the Oakbank Easter Races. The five pillars of Oakbank are what keeps racegoers returning...

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  • ALL THE FASHION FROM THE KANGAROO ISLAND CUP

    The SeaLink Kangaroo Island Racing Carnival ran from February 14 to 16 at the Cygnet River Racecourse in Kingscote, where the competition came to a climax on one sensational Saturday of regional racing. A true celebration of Kangaroo Island culture, the track was inundated with offerings from local food and...

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  • Smoulder Session: Master your race day smoky eye

    Where there’s smoke, there’s fire. A well-executed smoky eye is an infallible match for every racing occasion, because, let’s say it together, black goes with everything. The original neutral gives your eyes depth and structure, maximising your lash thickness and making your irises all the more alluring. Be sure to...

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  • Meet Naracoorte Cup winner - Brooke Walter

    Meet, Brooke Walter. She was sashed with the 2019 Naracoorte Cup Best Dressed Womenswear title last sunday. We spent some time with Brooke after her win to get to know her (and her racing style) a little more.  Tell us about your winning outfit. What were you wearing? Dress: Only...

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  • FASHION LOOKS FROM THE NARACOORTE CUP

    The MiniJumbuk Naracoorte Cup drew in crowds of locals and visitors to celebrate both the biggest day at the Naracoorte Racing Club and the finale of the Taste the Limestone Coast Festival. Just an hour inland from the Coast’s charming beachside towns, Naracoorte boasts a historic livestock and farming industry,...

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  • Carnival Couture: Racing’s best bespoke fashion moments

      Spring Carnival is so big for Australian designers, they are now dedicating entire collections to racewear, but with popularity comes an air of danger. Choosing a prominent ready-to-wear label can cause you to prowl a racing club much like a snow leopard trying to size up a rival in the...

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  • STREET STYLE LOOKS FROM THE STRATHALBYN CUP

    In a mere 40-minute cruise from Adelaide, Strathalbyn’s boutique club entices racegoers to experience one of South Australia’s most picturesque destinations in style. The Northpoint Fleurieu Strathalbyn Cup has earned its reputation as one of the state’s greatest sartorial spectacles, enticing tourists and locals to embrace the iconic atmosphere of...

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  • Meet Strathalbyn Cup winner - Virginia Ross

    Meet, Virginia Ross. She was crowned with the 2019 Strathalbyn Cup - Best Dressed Womenswear title last Sunday. We spent some time with Virginia after her win to get to know her (and her racing style) a little more.  Tell us about your winning outfit. What did you wear to...

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  • Glow Getter: Highlight your highpoints for a day in the sunshine

    Shaping our faces has come full-circle. The days of rouge passed with hot rollers, then we succumbed to the insta-beauty phenomena of contouring, onto non-touring and (thanks to the help of a certain reality star-cum-beauty-mogul) we are back to painting on our bone structure with creamy crayons in-hand. But as...

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  • COUNTRY RACING LOOKS FROM THE BORDERTOWN CUP

    Bordertown has been a hub for horseracing in the South East since its first recorded race meeting on Boxing Day, 1861. The Bordertown Racing Club boasts a vista of a thriving gum forest, making up much of the 70 acres of Parklands on the club’s grounds. Residing on some of...

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  • Meet Bordertown Cup winner- Brianna Scanlon

    Meet, Brianna Scanlon. She was sashed with the 2018 Bordertown Cup - Best Dressed Womenswear last Sunday. We spent some time with Brianna after her win to get to know her (and her racing style) a little more. Tell us about your winning outfit. What did you wear? I designed...

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  • Meet Murray Bridge Christmas Cup winner- Rose Slape

    Meet, Rose Slape. She was sashed with the 2018 Murray Bridge Christmas Cup - Best Dressed Womenswear title last Sunday. We spent some time with Rose after her win to get to know her (and her racing style) a little more. Tell us about your winning outfit. What are you...

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  • GET COUNTRY RACES READY WITH ROSSI BOOTS

    Wherever you encounter a wonderful city in the world, make sure to venture inland a few hours. As you explore the towns along the way, you will find that big city’s support network, where produce is grown, people are made as sturdy as their wares and dreams grow bigger than...

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  • Fashion stakes in the States: Discover the trackside style of the Triple Crown

    The Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing comprises of three races for three-year-old Thoroughbred horses, beginning with the Kentucky Derby, then the Preakness Stakes, finishing with the Belmont Stakes run on a 2.4km track, making it the longest in US thoroughbred racing. Though winning all three events is one of the...

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  • Pretty Ponies: Clip Joint creates the sophisticated hairstyle to try trackside

    Ponytail envy. It’s a phenomenon that plagues women from high school to gala dinners, yoga classes and nearly every event in their adult life. There will always be one woman parading the pony of your dreams, an inexplicable fusion of shape, shine and texture that when attempted uninformed, can look...

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  • THE MODERN MAN’S GUIDE TO RACEWEAR

    The suit may maketh the man, but it is his accessories that will tell you if he is worth getting acquainted with. A true racewear savant bears his markings with due attention paid to his selection of neckwear, pocket square, socks and footwear – the combination being far more significant...

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  • Meet Gawler Cup winner - Rebecca Butcher

    Meet, Rebecca Butcher. She was sashed with the 2018 Gawler Cup Best Dressed Womenswear title in October. We spent sometime with Rebecca after her win to get to know her (and her racing style) a little more. Tell us about your winning outfit. What are you wearing today? Dress: Custom...

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  • HOW ALYCE TRAN DOES DERBY DAY

    TDE founder Alyce Tran ventured to Derby Day at Flemington to experience the monochrome magic in the Birdcage with Mumm and Bumble. Alyce’s day began with breakfast in the Qantas Club as she flew from Sydney to Melbourne that morning. Melbourne is a regular destination for Alyce, spending 40 per...

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