The Melbourne Cup can be seen as an excuse for people to dress to the nines and get so drunk that they often miss seeing the races.
The physical and psychological pain these horses suffer is immense, with the movement against horse racing growing as animal welfare advocates call for change. What do you think? Should horse racing be banned? Vote in the poll below.
28.6% Definitely - it’s inhumane28.6% Complete
14.3% No - it’s a bit of harmless fun14.3% Complete
14.3% I don’t have an opinion14.3% Complete
42.9% Only for those found guilty of abuse42.9% Complete
Please join us at Rawhiti Estate, 14 Rangitoto Ave, Remuera for a fun evening of shopping and entertainment.
We have a wonderful array of stall holders joining us for this wonderful event, below is a small sample:
The Bay tree
Feather you nest (Luxury scented soy candles)
Rethink (Certified organic products)
LSC – Art and photography
Tams Thimble (Beautifully, hand sewn reusable shopping totes etc.)
Kaitlyn kuddles (hand crafted stuffed toys)
Crackling firewood (bespoke chopping boards and platters)
Handcrafted, designer cards
Handmade wooden toys
Chocolat and Co
Please bring cash as there will be a raffle and some of our stall holders may not have EFTPOS.