AAMI Victoria Derby Day @ Flemington Racecourse

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The Melbourne Cup Carnival shifts gear with what is arguably the most outstanding day of racing on the Australasian calendar: AAMI Victoria Derby Day. The feature race of the day, the Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby, boasts an impressive prize money of over $1 million. Considered by many to be the most prestigious day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, AAMI Victoria Derby Day embodies a world of glamour and sophistication - only to be matched by an impressive day of all black type races. All the action and excitement starts with high racing stakes with four races at the elite Group 1 level. For the winners of the Longines Mackinnon Stakes and Lexus Stakes, it provides the opportunity for last-minute entry into the coveted Emirates Melbourne Cup field. The feature race of the day is the Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby boasting impressive prize money of over $1 million. The fashion stakes are equally high with the start of the Myer Fashions on the Field competition for women and men. This is the day for classic elegance, and sets the pace for the entire week. Traditionally, black and white has been prominent fashion choice for women, while men often choose a morning suit, peacock vest and pin-stripe pants. Among Melbourne's social circles, the day is renowned as a must attend on the event calendar and an unmissable social outing for friends, corporates and celebrities.

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