Melbourne’s Best Outfit Ideas for the Spring Carnival Races

Melbourne's Best Outfit Ideas for the Spring Carnival Races

The Spring Racing Carnival in Melbourne isn’t just about horses and bets; it’s a fashion extravaganza where the outfits are as competitive as the races themselves. For those of us that love dressing up and brunching, we’ve got your back! Here are some fantastic group outfit ideas for the Spring Carnival’s key race days – Stakes Day, Caulfield Cup, Cox Plate, Derby Day, Melbourne Cup, and Oaks Day. Grab your besties, pick a theme, and let’s dive into the world of style and glam!

Stakes Day: Bohemian Vibes

For Women:

Stakes Day is all about embracing a relaxed, bohemian spirit. Girls, go for flowy maxi dresses with floral prints. Pair them with wide-brimmed hats adorned with feathers or flowers for that extra touch of boho chic. Don’t forget your oversized sunglasses and suede ankle boots.

For Guys:

Guys, opt for linen shirts paired with tailored shorts and woven leather belts. Top it off with a straw fedora hat and some suede loafers. You’ll be the epitome of dapper meets casual.

Stakes Day Bottomless Brunch!

Get ready to rev up for Stakes Day with Melbourne’s ultimate bottomless brunch featuring a spring racing twist! Join the celebration with mouthwatering pinsa pizzas, unlimited sips showcasing spirits and Mumm Marlborough Brut Prestige, and an atmosphere that’s truly unmatched. Let’s kick off Spring Carnival in style!

Stakes Day Bottomless Brunch Sessions:

  • The Early Bird Spring Racing Session: 11:30am – 1:00pm (90min) – $59pp
  • The Prime Spring Racing Session: 1:30pm – 3:30pm – $69pp
  • The Pre’s Spring Racing Session: 4:00pm – 6:00pm – $79pp

Reserve your spot now!

Spring Racing After Party!

We’re all about a fantastic party, and Spring Racing is no exception, folks! So, are we going to see you later as we crank up the volume and take the roof off?

Spring Racing After Party Info:

  • Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
  • Price: $89pp

Secure your spot now!

CAULFIELD CUP: CLASSIC ELEGANCE

For Women:

Caulfield Cup is all about classic elegance. Think Audrey Hepburn-inspired looks. Girls, go for A-line dresses with subtle floral patterns. Accessorise with pearl necklaces and elegant fascinators. Nude heels are a must.

For Guys:

Guys, don a classic black or white suit with a crisp white shirt and black tie. Add a sleek black fedora and polished black shoes. It’s a day for timeless style.

Caulfield Cup Bottomless Brunch!

Rev up for Caulfield Cup Day with Melbourne’s ultimate bottomless brunch featuring a spring racing twist! Join the celebration with mouthwatering pinsa pizzas, unlimited sips showcasing spirits and Mumm Marlborough Brut Prestige, and an atmosphere that’s truly unmatched. Let’s kick off the Spring Carnival in style!

Caulfield Cup Bottomless Brunch Sessions:

  • The Early Bird Spring Racing Session: 11:30am – 1:00pm (90min) – $59pp
  • The Prime Spring Racing Session: 1:30pm – 3:30pm – $69pp
  • The Pre’s Spring Racing Session: 4:00pm – 6:00pm – $79pp

Book your spot now!

Spring Racing After Party!

We’re all about a fantastic party, and Spring Racing is no exception, folks! So, are we going to see you later as we crank up the volume and take the roof off?

Spring Racing After Party Info:

  • Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
  • Price: $89pp

Reserve your spot now!

COX PLATE: BOLD & BRIGHT

For Women:

Cox Plate is the day to go bold with bright colours. Girls, choose dresses in vibrant hues like fuchsia, cobalt blue, or fiery red. Accessorise with statement jewellery and striking headpieces. Strappy heels are a must to dance the day away.

For Guys:

Guys, dare to wear colourful blazers or jackets with contrasting trousers. Add a stylish lapel pin and colourful socks to complete the look. Your outfit should be as lively as the race itself.

Cox Plate Bottomless Brunch!

Gear up for the Cox Plate with Melbourne’s best bottomless brunch with a spring racing twist! Join the party with delish pinsa pizzas, endless sips featuring spirits and Mumm Marlborough Brut Prestige, and a vibe that’s absolutely unparalleled. Get your Spring Carnival celebration on with us!

Cox Plate Bottomless Brunch Sessions:

  • The Early Bird Spring Racing Session: 11:30am – 1:00pm (90min) – $59pp
  • The Prime Spring Racing Session: 1:30pm – 3:30pm – $69pp
  • The Pre’s Spring Racing Session: 4:00pm – 6:00pm – $79pp

Secure your spot now!

Spring Racing After Party!

You know we just love a good party! Spring Racing is no exception babes. What do you say will we be seeing you later as we crank up the volume and blow the roof off!

Spring Racing After Party Info:

  • Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
  • Price: $89pp

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DERBY DAY: MONOCHROME MAGIC

For Girls:

Derby Day is all about the elegance of black and white. Girls, opt for sophisticated black or white dresses with clean lines. Accessorize with statement black and white hats, gloves, and pearls. Go for black heels to keep it sleek.


For Guys:

Gents, Derby Day calls for timeless sophistication. Opt for a well-tailored black or charcoal suit with a crisp white shirt and black tie. Polish the look with black leather shoes, a matching belt, and a classic hat, all while exuding confidence.

Derby Day Bottomless Brunch!

Get ready for Derby Day with Melbourne’s boujee bottomless brunch in racing stripes! Party with pinsa pizzas, unlimited sips including spirits and Mumm Marlborough Brut Prestige, and a vibe like no other. Celebrate the Spring Carnival in style with us!

Derby Day Bottomless Brunch Sessions:

  • The Early Bird Spring Racing Session: 11:30am – 1:00pm (90min) – $59pp
  • The Prime Spring Racing Session: 1:30pm – 3:30pm – $69pp
  • The Pre’s Spring Racing Session: 4:00pm – 6:00pm – $79pp

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Spring Racing After Party!

Found the party yet? It’s right here at our Spring Racing After Party! Strut in from the racetrack and let’s turn up the volume, darlings! Welcome to the epitome of class, sass, and clinking glasses.

Spring Racing After Party Info:

  • Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
  • Price: $89pp

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MELBOURNE CUP: BOLD & BEAUTIFUL

For Women:

Melbourne Cup is the day to go all out with bold and beautiful outfits. Girls, wear dresses with unique patterns and vibrant colours. Go for elaborate fascinators or headpieces that steal the show. Strappy heels and a clutch bag to complete the look.

For Guys:

Guys, experiment with statement suits in eye-catching colours or patterns. Accessorize with colourful pocket squares. Melbourne Cup is where you can let your fashion creativity shine.

Melbourne Cup Bottomless Brunch Sessions:

  • The Early Bird Spring Racing Session: 11:30am – 1:00pm (90min) – $59pp

  • The Prime Spring Racing Session: 1:30pm – 3:30pm – $69pp

  • The Pre’s Spring Racing Session: 4:00pm – 6:00pm – $79pp

Please note a 15% Public Holiday Surcharge Applies.

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Spring Racing After Party!

You know we just love a good party! Spring Racing is no exception babes. What do you say will we be seeing you later as we crank up the volume and blow the roof off!

Spring Racing After Party Info:

We’re all about the ultimate party vibe! And guess what, Spring Racing is no exception. Ready to join us as we turn up the music and bring down the house? Can’t wait to see you there!

  • Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm

  • Price: $89pp

Book now to secure your spot!

OAKS DAY: BARBIECORE PINK THEME

For Women:

On Oaks Day, let’s embrace the Barbiecore theme! Girls, go all out in pretty pink dresses, from bubblegum to blush. Think tulle skirts, satin bows, and sparkly accessories. Top it off with pink floral crowns or tiaras. Pink heels are a must!

For Guys:

Guys, keep it cool with pink shirts and white trousers. Add pink accessories like a bowtie or pocket square to join in on the pink party. Oaks Day is all about feeling pretty in pink!

Oaks Day: Celebrate in Style!

Join us on Oaks Day as we partner with G.H. Mumm to present an exclusive Bottomless Brunch. This spectacular event takes place on Thursday, 9th November. Devour delish party pinsa pizza accompanied by free-flowing beverages, and don’t miss the opportunity to win our Best-Dressed Competition, featuring an exclusive G.H. Mumm Prize!

Melbourne Cup Bottomless Brunch Sessions:

  • The Early Bird Spring Racing Session: 11:30am – 1:00pm (90min) – $59pp

  • The Prime Spring Racing Session: 1:30pm – 3:30pm – $69pp

  • The Pre’s Spring Racing Session: 4:00pm – 6:00pm – $79pp

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Spring Racing After Party Info:

We absolutely adore a fantastic party, and Spring Racing season is no exception, besties! So, what do you say? Will we have the pleasure of your company as we turn up the music and make this place come alive?

  • Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
  • Price: $89pp

  • T&Cs apply.

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Book Your Spring Carnival Experience Today!

Get ready to elevate your Spring Carnival experience with us! From Stakes Day to Oaks Day, we’ve got your race day covered. Join our fabulous Bottomless Brunches, rock the Spring Racing After Party, or indulge in our specialty bottomless brunches. Whether it’s classic elegance or vibrant themes, we have an event for every fashion-forward racegoer. Don’t miss out on Melbourne’s best Spring Carnival events – book your spot now and get ready to celebrate in style with us!

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