Singing and dancing up a storm aboard a 59-foot luxury yacht in the Mumm Champagne birdcage marquee.
It was glamorous! The media were invited to attend the official unveiling of Flemington’s lavish Birdcage Enclosure yesterday. This iconic precinct is the playground of celebrities and society high-flyers during the Melbourne Cup Carnival. Invitations are always the hottest tickets in town.
I was there to capture all the fashionable action, let’s take a look at how it all went down…
The Melbourne Cup Carnival begins on Saturday 4 November with AAMI Victoria Derby Day, and continues with Emirates Melbourne Cup Day onTuesday 7 November, Kennedy Oaks Day on Thursday 9 November and concludes with Emirates Stakes Day on Saturday 11 November.
Tickets are available for purchase from Flinders Street, Southern Cross and North Melbourne train stations or buy online from www.flemington.com.au
Imagery: Craig Lawson/Mr Fashion Man