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Diamond Day Ft. Whips n Spurs - Auckland Cup Week

Diamond Day Ft. Whips n Spurs - Auckland Cup Week

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  • Sat 9 Mar ’13, 10:30am


Ellerslie Racecourse, 80 Ascot Ave, Remuera


All Ages


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Wrap up in style!

Auckland's biggest party wraps up in style with Diamond Day - traditionally known as 'ladies' day', this is a great excuse to grab your friends, dress up and let your hair down!

Try your betting luck with the premier racing on the cards! Group I $200,000 Haunui Farm Diamond Stakes, Group I $200,000 Lindauer New Zealand Stakes and the Group lll $70,000 Mr Tiz Trophy amongst the day's ontrack action.

The stunning Gosset Champagne Marquee - new for 2013 this hospitality option celebrates the best of Ladies’ Day with a glass of Gosset Champagne on arrival and menu of sumptuous wine and small bites to enjoy with friends under the summer sun on the Champagne Lawn!

Flirt with fashion and be in to win a fantastic prize package with the day's Diamond Darling competition and, if you fancy yourself as a bit of a party animal, live it up at the Whips n Spurs summer party.

Whips n Spurs
Ladies and gentlemen, the countdown is on...

“Dahlings - dress lavishly, be merry, dabble in a little bit of punting, scope out the talent and most of all enjoy a day of indulgence at the races!” Auckland Racing Club is proud to present the second installment of your favourite Whips n Spurs this season.

Diamond Day is Ladies Day and the grand finale of Auckland Cup Week and wow what a wrap party we have up our sleeves for you! (Stay tuned)

But never fear lads, this day soaked in tradition is as much for the you as it is for the ladies!

Put your best hoof forward all fashionable fillies and charming colts, crack that whip and party with us during New Zealand’s richest, biggest and most glamorous week of racing - Auckland Cup Week.

Bring your friends to this must-attend event - hit up some studs and take a gamble on some of the pedigree fillies that will turn heads! Think fascinators ladies, suits gents - this is one of the only chances you will get to experience our glorious summer garden party so take it to the next level and create the wow factor!

Tickets to Whips n Spurs are on sale - get yours now, it will be a sell-out affair again for certain!

Stand by for more announcements coming soon!

This year's party is taking place in the Cuvée Champagne Bar and Lawn, with doors opening at 11:30am.

With your ticket you will receive:
- Entry to Auckland Cup Week;
- A drink on arrival;
- Continuous food throughout the day;
- Entertainment throughout the day (announcements coming soon!);
- Racebook and pen.

Please note:
- Racecourse gates open at 11am* on Diamond Day - this hospitality option opens at 11:30am
- Dress to impress - a dress code applies!
- As we encourage partygoers at Whips n Spurs to meet, mix and mingle - only very limited seating is available and it is on a first-in, first-served basis;
- All prices include GST.

*May be subject to change.

For more information check out the website.

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