RACE THAT STOPS TWO NA­TIONS

Rotorua Weekender - - News - Shauni

Dozens of lo­cals got dolled up in their best rac­ing out­fits and cheered on their favourites in Aus­tralia’s most fa­mous horse race, the Mel­bourne Cup, on Tues­day. Th­ese pho­tos were taken by pho­tog­ra­pher Stephen Parker and re­porter James. Lorraine Cameron (left) and Na­dia Chris­tensen en­joy the vibe at Am­brosia Restau­rant and Bar.

Photo / Stephen Parker

(From left) Sh­eryl Met­tam, Judy Reweti and Jan Gun­de­sen all dressed up at the Ro­torua Cit­i­zens Club for the rac­ing.

Photo / Shauni James

Many peo­ple gather at Am­brosia Restau­rant and Bar to cel­e­brate the Mel­bourne Cup.

Photo / Shauni James

Peo­ple are ready to cheer the horses on at Am­brosia Restau­rant and Bar.

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