More than 700 guests in glamorous racewear will welcome the new racing season in fabulous style from 12 noon tomorrow (Wednesday) at Flemington’s annual Myer Spring Fashion Lunch .

Hosted by Channel Seven’s Samantha Armytage and Mark Beretta from Sunrise , the sold out event will be headlined by a Myer racewear parade showcasing the latest fashion trends featuring Myer Ambassador Kris Smith .

Leading Australian Myer designer Alex Perry and milliner Nerida Winter will be on hand to provide the stylish ladies with expert racewear tips three days out from spring’s first feature raceday at Flemington, Sofitel Girls’ Day Out .

The recently revealed Myer Fashions on the Field Ambassador and accomplished eventer, Rebeccah Panozza , will debut in her official role to talk through the hottest racewear trends by Myer.

Live performances will be courtesy of Channel Seven’s The X Factor’s Rochelle Pitt and Reigan Derry , and the boys from Swing on This . While the chef himself John Lawson of No. 8 by John Lawson will provide the mouth-watering spring menu, and will be on hand to talk guests through the courses and his culinary ethos.

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Event: Myer Spring Fashion Lunch

When: Wednesday 10 September

Time: 12 noon – 3pm

Where: The Atrium, The Grandstand – Flemington Racecourse

Entertainment: Myer Spring Racewear Parade

Performances by Swing on This and Channel Seven’s The X Factor’s Rochelle Pitt and Reigan Derry

Notable Guests:

Amanda Elliott

VRC Vice Chairman

Kris Smith

Myer Menswear Ambassador

Lauren Phillips

Myer Ambassador

Alex Perry

Myer Designer

Dom Bagnato

Myer Designer

Nerida Winter

Myer Milliner

Rebeccah Panozza

Myer Fashions on the Field Ambassador

Samantha Armytage

Host of Channel Seven’s Sunrise

Mark Beretta

Host of Channel Seven’s Sunrise

Jo Silvagni

Channel Seven News

Rebecca Maddern

Channel Seven’s Sunrise

John Lawson

Chef at No.8 by John Lawson

Lena Attebo, Jill Taylor, Kerrin Wilke

Black Caviar part owners

Nina O’Brien

Wife of Danny O’Brien (horse trainer)

Isobel Kavanagh

Wife of Mark Kabvanagh (horse trainer)

Trish Oliver

Wife of Damien Oliver (champion jockey)

Nadia Bartel

Wife of Jimmy Bartel (AFL/Geelong)

Lana Wilkinson


Helena Moursellas

Secondbite Ambassador

Jessie Habbermann

Girlfriend of Marc Murphy (AFL/Carlton)