Sept 4 & 5

2014 Fashions on the Field


This year's Fashions on the Field event was bigger and better than ever!  We received 82 nominations across the four main categories. The winners are (L-R): Best Dressed Gentleman - Greg Chapman (Bendigo, Vic), Best Dressed Classic Lady - Fox Hunter (Wilton, NSW), Best Dressed Contemporary Lady - Whitney Ann Gleeson (Barcaldine), Best Dressed Couple - Bob & Cheryl Shaw (Innisfail). We would like to thank our sponsors: Black Toyota, Akubra, The Tack Room Longreach, The Garden Shed Longreach, The Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame & Lady Chatterley's Affair.

A birds eye view

Situated on a natural clay pan, the Birdsville race course is renowned as one of the best dirt tracks in the country. This image captures the Black Toyota Birdsville Races in 2014. The contrast between the dry dusty earth that is the track and the crowds, having travelled from across Australia, eager to see their select pass the post first.

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