Big crowds kick off new year in style at Woodford Cup | photos

A large crowd came out for early New Year’s Eve celebrations at the Woodford Cup on Sunday.

One of the most popular summer country races in the region, the day includes fashions on the field, children’s activities and live entertainment.

The Standard photographer Christine Ansorge headed out and captured some of the action.

John Miller and Courtney Baudinette at the Woodford races on New Year’s Eve. Picture: Christine Ansorge

Gemma McLeod, Ashlee McCullagh and Norman Heyne at the Woodford races. Picture: Christine Ansorge

Will Slattery, 10, enjoys a game of snakes and ladders at the Woodford races. Picture: Christine Ansorge

Vanessa Attrill and Michelle Butters at the Woodford races. Picture: Christine Ansorge

Large crowds gather at the Woodford races on New Year’s Eve. Picture: Christine Ansorge

Lila Kenny, 8 and Eliza Watson, 8, play with hula hoops at the Woodford races. Picture: Christine Ansorge

Dressed for success: Yvonne Baudinette, Jenni Katsaros, Christine Willsher and Lorraine Wright enjoying the Woodford races. Picture: Christine Ansorge

 

Source: http://www.standard.net.au

Posted by Steve Aberline