Madam Hat and the perfect Melbourne Cup outfit

Carle Rutledge’s Instagram feed is for the style-conscious follower, populated by pretty dresses, statement clutches and beautiful millinery pieces. She’s … Continue Reading

Fashion trends from the 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup attracts nearly 100,000 people to Flemington every single year, and it’s famed for its star-studded guest list. It’s also … Continue Reading

Make a holiday out of Melbourne Cup and enjoy the festivities all week long

There are two main events of my working calendar year: Melbourne fashion festival in March and the Melbourne Cup Carnival, … Continue Reading

Maison Mumm unveils the first ever swimming pool in The Birdcage

2016 is a year of firsts for the Melbourne Cup Carnival; with the expansion of Flemington’s race grounds and introduction … Continue Reading

Sparkle in the Yellowglen Terrace this Spring racing season

For those who’ve sat on the sidelines throughout the Spring racing season and watched the glitz and glamour of the Yellowglen Terrace … Continue Reading

Sweet beats and signature cocktails at the Schweppes Flemington Fling Bar

The iconic Schweppes Flemington Fling Bar returns bigger and bolder for the 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival, with an impressive line-up … Continue Reading

Myer Fashions on the Field National Finalists descend upon Flemington ahead of Spring Carnival

For fashionistas, the Spring Carnival is one of the busiest events of the year, second only to fashion week, but … Continue Reading

Lavazza launches Milan-themed Birdcage marquee to bring ‘classic Italy’ to the 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival

Guests of the Lavazza marquee will get a taste of Milan at this year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival with the Italian … Continue Reading

Local and international music talent set to rock the Sensis marquee at Flemington

The Sensis Birdcage marquee on ‘Millionaire’s Row’ at Flemington will rock the Melbourne Cup Carnival with performances from world-class Australian … Continue Reading

A fresh new range for the Spring Carnival: Art meets millinery with Letitia Green and Carla Murley

Celebrating their love of vibrant colour, textures and sculptural design, multi-disciplinary artist Letitia Green and milliner Carla Murley have joined creative forces on … Continue Reading

Get Spring Racing Carnival ready at the VIP Siyona Couture styling event

Siyona Couture is synonymous with style and delicate details. Each piece is carefully handcrafted using traditional manufacturing techniques, from delicate … Continue Reading

Victoria Racing Club unveils all-Australian lineup set to rock The Park at this year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival

One of the biggest events on our annual fashion calendar is only weeks away, and it’s set to be the … Continue Reading

Crown Ambassador Li Na announces Melbourne Cup Carnival Fashions Competition winner set for a trip of a lifetime

The Victoria Racing Club (VRC) is delighted to announce 32 year old Elisha Song from Chengdu as the inaugural winner … Continue Reading

Face of Myer Jennifer Hawkins to hit the catwalk at the home of the Melbourne Cup Carnival

The Face of Myer, Jennifer Hawkins will hit the Flemington catwalk for the first time at the annual Myer Spring … Continue Reading