The outfits are chosen and the champagne is on ice for the Biggest social event in Harden Murrumburrah this year; the 39th Harden Picnic Races.
The races have been drawn and are as follows:
Race 1: Oxton Park, Benangaroo Station and Redbank North Maiden Plate
Race 2: Jim & Tess Irving Memorial and Harden Murrumburrah Express 1100m Handicap
Race 3: Harden Fuel Supplies and Peisley Livestock Transport Open Trophy
Race 4: Pat Brown & Jim Brown Memorial and ABC Freighters 1300m Maiden Handicap
Race 5: Graymont & Nathan Schofield Carpentry Harden Picnic Cup
Race 6: Sir George Tavern and Twin Town Times 1400m Handicap
Always highly contested, the Fashions on the Field event will take entries from 12.30 pm, with the judging to start at 2.30pm.
There will be several categories, including Juniors (up to 12 years), teenagers (13 to 17 years) and, of course, the major categories of Best Hat/fascinator and Best Dressed Lady, Gent and Couple.
Judges this year are Alison Foreman of Label A in Young, and Simone Ward of Harden's Homestead Style.
Races will kick off at 1pm with a bus service operating between Harden and the racecourse.
This promises to be a fantastic day out for the whole family, and The Harden Express, as one of the race sponsors, will be there to cover it.
For a chance to win one of 6 free tickets to attend the 2018 Harden Picnic Races, please follow the link below. Good Luck!!