BY: VANESSA ROBERTS
If you’re lucky enough to be headed to the Spring Racing Carnival this year, there’s one digital destination you really do need to bookmark, and that’s the Spring Racing Carnival’s own online hub. (www.springracingcarnival.com.au) Read to the bottom to find out how you can WIN a $5000 shopping spree!
Packed with everything you need to know about attending the carnival, the SRC hub features expert tips and insights from some of Australia’s leading style commentators. This year’s panel of experts includes style duo ‘Twice Blessed’, lifestyle blogger Erin Maxwell, style influencer Brooke Testoni, accessories maven Lady Fox, The Urban List, and of course – us!
A treasure trove of exclusive fashion and style advice, the Spring Racing Carnival hub features fashion content specifically geared to make your trip to Spring Carnival as fun and as stylish as possible.
Covering off on everything from dress codes and trends, to heels and hairstyles, beauty tips and the best brands, celebrity inspiration and so much more… the hub has you covered!
To start discovering all the helpful fashion and trends information at your fingertips click here: https://www.racing.com/spring/fashion
Of course, once you’ve sorted your style, it’s onto the social side – and the Spring Racing Carnival hub leaves no stone un-turned here either!
Jam-packed with everything you’ll need to know about what and where to eat, places to drink, what to take, key race days, the hottest events and how to get tickets.
Race-goers are spoilt for choice at this year’s carnival (and if you’re anything like us, you’ll be wishing the Spring Carnival was a year round extravaganza!)
- Start at https://www.racing.com/spring/food for the best of carnival food and drink.
- Go to https://www.racing.com/spring/events#/event-view if it’s specific race events you need to find out about.
- Use https://www.racing.com/spring/social-hub as your launch pad to discover all the latest stories and tips, plus live tweets and useful racing updates as they happen.
As for upcoming events?
Whilst it’s safe to assume we’ve all got our eyes on Emirates Melbourne Cup Day on Tuesday 3rd November, if you fancy a flutter this weekend then a trip to the Yarra Valley’s ‘Cox Plate Day’ this Saturday located in the scenic Yarra Glen makes for a great day out. (For more info and tickets visit: http://www.countryracing.com.au/cox-plate-day.html)
The ever-stylish AAMI Victoria Derby Day takes place on the following Saturday 31st October, and this is a highlight of the entire racing calendar. (For more information on Derby Day click here: https://www.flemington.com.au/calendar/2015-10-31/aami-victoria-derby-day)
There’s plenty to get involved in this season so check out the Spring Racing Carnival hub and get set to enjoy!
We’d love to see your outfits and what you get up to, so share your Spring Carnival story by using the #springcarnival hashtag on Instagram!
Ok so, how does $5000 sound? Pretty good right… Thanks to the people at Spring Racing Carnival, you have the chance to win a $5,000 shopping voucher to spend at shopping mecca ‘Emporium’ in Melbourne!
It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3, 4… Simply answer 4 easy questions, and you’ll not only find your perfect horse to follow this Spring Carnival, you will also go in the draw to WIN the most amazing shopping spree imaginable!
Head to www.racing.com/spring/findyourhorse for more information.
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