Crown Oaks Day – From home grown beauties to international superstars, race wear has never looked so good.
The Melbourne Cup may be over but Crown Oaks Day, traditionally known as ‘ladies day’, is the event where the style mavens really come out to play. Check out our picks for the five best looks of the day and steal some inspiration for your next race day outfit.
The third day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival is Crown Oaks Day, an occasion for the ladies to express their own signature style, amid a spectacular racing backdrop.
It is truly a time for women to connect and enjoy the ultimate style day. Whether it is just for fun, or for the lure of fame and prizes in Myer Fashions on the Field, Flemington becomes awash of colour on Crown Oaks Day. This is the time for cosmetic bloom, romantic looks and delicate fabrics
Crown Oaks Day is a wonderful social occasion for friends to gather on this most stylish of days, and soak up the atmosphere in a glamorous environment, surrounded by manicured gardens, fine dining and beautiful marquees.
The official flower of Crown Oaks Day is the pink rose and can be purchased from flower sellers near the entrances, upon arrival to Flemington.
The racing highlight of the day is the Group 1 Crown Oaks, a classic for three-year-old fillies over 2500m, with a $1 million and a stunning crystal winner’s trophy on offer.