With one of the richest prize pools in the Central West we have $2500 worth of cash and prizes on offer. Thank you to our major sponsor of Fashions on the Field in 2016 - Lachlan Fertilizers Rural - hope to see you again in 2017
Prizes and categories for the 2017 races are:
Autumn / Winter Race Day Fashion Criteria
Will you be the best dressed?
Here are some tips on how to look the part and to help you be in the running for best dressed on race day!
(winners of various categories from the 2016 Fashions on the Field competition with Lachlan Fertilizer sponsor Michael Skipper)
Most Beautiful Millinery
Style and design of the millinery (originality & concept)
Quality of workmanship of the milliner
Appropriateness of the millinery for Autumn
Suitability in complementing the individual’s total outfit
Best Dressed Couple
Style and originality of outfit. The appropriateness of the outfit for the season and the individuals. Attention to detail with accessories (headwear is essential for the female entrants). Understanding and interpretation of current fashion trends. Couples outfits should complement each other.
Young Contemporary Lady (ages 18-30)
Introduced for the 2014 Grenfell Picnic Races and will be included again for 2016. This category is for the outfits with flair, edginess and personality.
Our 2015 Fashion Winners pictured with (far right) Lisa Coleman from Lachlan Fertilisers and our judge Ms Rebecca Bench from Brisbane.
Smart casual. Nothing to over the top, the kids want to be able to run around in their race wear attire!
Smart dress pants and shirt
Appropriate length dress with sleeves (long or short)
Headwear, hat or fascinator