Melbourne Cup Day 2014

There’s many places to go in Perth on Melbourne Cup Day. It’s practically a national holiday, (hint hint)

I was lucky enough to be modelling for the Luaekimia Foundation at the gorgeous Hyatt Regency Hotel


The red carpet was set and ready for up to 400 guests


The green turf led the way into the Grand Ballroom

Tables were set with birdcages as centre pieces and the crowd’s excitement was building as the big race approached.


And the winners were. …


After the race the crowd were well and truly in fine form and ready to relax and enjoy the show. We were modelling clothes by Allanah Hill and the boys were donning suits by MJ Bale. It seems when us girls got on stage it was business as usual

but when the guys got on stage this happened…


Men and women hopped on stage and accompanied the male models in some fun and frivolity. If you can’t have fun on Melbourne Cup Day when can you ?

It was a fun filled event.


Here are the models hamming it up before they go onstage …

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Bernadette Bosanac , Perth Lifestyle Blogger has worked in the fashion and modelling industry for over 20 years, accumulating experiences in retail, marketing, make-up artistry, photography, social media and events. Bernadette has regularly blogged for shopping precincts and online magazines and more recently was a freelance writer for The West Australian Newspaper. She is a devoted Mother and lover of life. She is a regular on all major social platforms. Join and follow her journey.