Harrolds Fashion Chute returns to Royal Randwick!


The most coveted award off the track this Spring, Harrolds Fashion Chute is back over two days of Everest Carnival.

Put your best foot forward and join fellow fashion mavens to compete for the most prestigious fashion honour in Sydney this Spring.

Moët & Chandon
Spring Champion Stakes Day

Royal Randwick
Saturday 6 October 2018
Ladies only

The TAB Everest

Royal Randwick
Saturday 13 October 2018
Ladies and gentlemen


The competition

You will  have two opportunities to compete in the Harrolds Fashion Chute, Moët & Chandon Spring Champion Stakes Day, Saturday 6 October (ladies only), and The TAB Everest on Saturday 13 October (ladies and gentlemen).

Sydney’s fashion forward will be photographed at the Harrolds Fashion Chute, an artistically inspired space, located on the Octagonal Lawn. Contestants will be able to enter in minutes on the day and then enjoy the world-class racing and trackside festivities.

Finalists will be notified and invited back to the Harrolds Fashion Chute on the day, where they will be judged by some of Australia’s most influential personalities on the fashion scene.


Prizes on offer:

Be in the running to win an exclusive styling session from our valued partner Harrolds, valued up to $1,500, fully flexible Economy Class return tickets from Sydney to any of Emirates 40 Destinations in Europe, cash prizes, Gold Class Cinema Vouchers and accommodation and dining at The Star.


Competition timing:
(subject to change)

Moët & Chandon
Spring Champion Stakes Day

Opens – 11.00am
Closes – 1.15pm
Winners announced – 2.15pm

The TAB Everest

Opens – 10.00am
Closes 1.45pm
Winners announced 3.00pm


Get the look Everest Carnival Look Book


Together with Harrolds, the Australian Turf Club have launched an exclusive look book to highlight the style this spring.

The look book defines the look for each of the Everest Carnival race days, designed to inspire you when pulling your racing look together.


Fashion Chute Judging Guidelines

Judges will be looking for an aesthetically pleasing spring racing outfit styled with shoes and accessories. Areas for consideration;

  • The outfit must reference spring racing dress codes and incorporate current trends, while expressing your own personal style.
  • Member’s dress codes limitations do not apply for the competition (Dress Regulations do apply if attending the Members’ Reserve).
  • Men are permitted to wear either trousers or chinos, and accessorise in line with current trends.
  • Sophistication, creativity and individuality are key.
  • Gentlemen must wear a tie or bow tie.
  • Women must wear a headpiece or fascinating element while adhering to the spring dress code (i.e. no felt millinery).
  • For the ladies, open toe shoes are preference, however this is not essential.

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