Saturday, May 12, 2012


Brisbane International Student Ambassadors
are here today to attend the launch of
Doomben Racecourse
75 Hampden Street, Ascot

We were given tags cos the bouncer reckons we looked under 18 years old

Shao Cheng (Malaysia) and myself puts on our refined gentlemen mustache

(Japan) intimidated by the huge horses

Free Beer Tasting 


Malli (Germany) enjoys a dish of Lamb Rogan Josh for $10

Claire (China) and Sheila (Indonesia) with their lovely fascinators

Pare Xavier
(Philippines) and myself (Singapore) with our lovely fascinators 

Horse Number 2 was fantastic!
As much as we didn't know what was going on
we cheered for the jockeys who were wearing our favourite colours

Refined Ladies and Gentlemen (kinda)

"Good to experience the racing event of a different social class"
_Shao Cheng

Race Results

(from left) Sheila, Malli, Kylie (Australia), Claire, Yiki (Hongkong) and Palwasha (Pakistan)

(from left) Pare, Yoshi (Japan), James (Singapore), Hussain (Saudi Arabia), myself, Jack (China), Pare Xavier and Shao Cheng

"An event not to miss and a great time watching the horse racing for the first time.."

It was an awesome event for all of us as much as we know nothing about horses
Most of us simply enjoys dressing up for the event
and the novelty of being in a race course!

May 12 to June 9
Gates Open: 10:30AM
General Admission: $29.50 TICKETEK
Members for a Day: $106 TICKETEK
Black Caviar (BTC 2011 Winner), Hay List (Second) and Buffering (Third) will be seen in one of the carnival's biggest Group 1 races. Entertainment includes DJ duo Tonite Only and DJ Pete Smith.
Westfield Chermside fashion spotters will pick their finalist amongst racing fans for Viewer's Choice relayed live on the big screens trackside.

More information here

We were starving after the races, so we went for lunch in the city

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