Crown Oaks Day, considered to be Australia’s largest outdoor fashion event happens every third day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.  It is every lady’s moment to shine. It is every lady’s time to present her beauty. It is now known as the ultimate style day.

What makes this day so special? Crown Oaks Day applauds the women in the horse racing industry. It features the final of the Myer Fashions on the Field Women’s race wear competition, emphasizing its significance on the fashion calendar. The racing highlight is the Group 1 Crown Oaks, a $1 million classic for three-year-old fillies over 2500m. Ladies tend to be in their most feminine outfits, showcasing romantic looks. It is basically about dressing to impress with the intention both for fun or fame and of course, the prizes. A bigger percentage of preparation is allotted to this event compared with the other notable days in the Spring Racing Carnival. Notable celebrities and fashion designers tend to share their fashion tips to all the ladies out there for inspiration and advice.

Finding and deciding what to wear on this special day is very challenging as you can imagine and race goers need to keep up with the trends. A part of this is making sure that the selected outfit follows the dress code specified, avoiding wearing something inappropriate for that particular event. The most important thing to remember when attending the Crown Oaks is to make certain your overall look is modest and classy while still displaying your unique style.

The official flower of Crown Oaks Day is the pink rose. Ladies are requested to include a fresh pink rose in their outfits, wearing them on a beautiful hat, pinning a perfect single floret on their clothing as an accessory or placing the rose in their hair.

Since hundreds of thousands of fashion lovers are likely to gather at this event, it is also important to consider your accommodation in Melbourne – a place to settle in as you prepare for the Crown Oaks Day.  Sleep & Go Hotel is widely known for being the cheap hotel Melbourne. Located on bustling Bell Street, Sleep & Go Bell City is easy to find and even easier to access.

Sleep & Go Hotel offers overnight stays from as low as $119 and all rooms and suites are guaranteed with peace, quiet and elegant comfort. Inside these guestrooms, you will feel instantly at home whether it is your first time visiting Melbourne or your second time back. Each room is decorated with choice furnishings, grand fittings, and impressive amenities. If your preparation for the Crown Oaks Day demands plenty of space for clothes and accessories Sleep & Go has you covered.

Enjoy the absolute freedom to utilize Sleep & Go’s collection of conveniences to your heart’s content. Make simple things like dining and workout sessions more satisfying by spending time at Sleep & Go’s leisure facilities with our close Melbourne location.