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Punters unwind after the Magic Millions Race Day 

Punters finished off the most infamous race day of the year by letting loose long after the horses had left the track at the Magic Millions.

The $10million race day at Aquis Park on the Gold Coast saw a smorgasbord of cashed-up guests splash out on the auctions, but afterwards revellers were spotted putting on a few races of their own.

From selfies with lucky police officers to piggy-back races, grinning racegoers donned top hats and posed for some outrageous photographs.

Punters finished off the most infamous race day of the year by letting loose long after the horses had left the track at the Magic Millions

The $10million race day at Aquis Park on the Gold Coast saw a smorgasbord of cashed-up guests splash out on the auctions, but afterwards revellers were spotted putting on a few races of their own

The $10million race day at Aquis Park on the Gold Coast saw a smorgasbord of cashed-up guests splash out on the auctions, but afterwards revellers were spotted putting on a few races of their own

From selfies with lucky police officers to piggy-back races, grinning racegoers donned top hats and posed for some outrageous photographs

From selfies with lucky police officers to piggy-back races, grinning racegoers donned top hats and posed for some outrageous photographs

As the sun set some decided a snack was in order, picking up treats from the food tents and carrying them back to their friends and family

As the sun set some decided a snack was in order, picking up treats from the food tents and carrying them back to their friends and family

Inspired by the thoroughbreds on the track, a number of happy punters jumped on each others’ backs and raced up and down the lawns.

Others opted for more relaxing types of entertainment, lying down in the grass and looking up at the sky after a hard day of fun in the sun.

The police officers on duty joined in on the revelry, posing for pictures with punters, and even taking a few cheeky selfies.

Others preferred to have their photos taken with some of the lavish decorations on display, standing in front of large brightly decorated horses.

Inspired by the thoroughbreds on the track, a number of happy punters jumped on each others' backs and raced up and down the lawns

Inspired by the thoroughbreds on the track, a number of happy punters jumped on each others’ backs and raced up and down the lawns

Others opted for more relaxing types of entertainment, lying down in the grass and looking up at the sky after a hard day of fun in the sun

Others opted for more relaxing types of entertainment, lying down in the grass and looking up at the sky after a hard day of fun in the sun

The police officers on duty joined in on the revelry, posing for pictures with punters, and even taking a few cheeky selfies

The police officers on duty joined in on the revelry, posing for pictures with punters, and even taking a few cheeky selfies

Others preferred to have their photos taken with some of the lavish decorations on display, standing in front of large brightly decorated horses

Others preferred to have their photos taken with some of the lavish decorations on display, standing in front of large brightly decorated horses

As the sun set some decided a snack was in order, picking up treats from the food tents and carrying them back to their friends and family.

While the fashionistas, celebrities and big-spenders strutted their stuff in the VIP section, Hawaiian shirts were the order of the day for many more.

Not to be outdone by the colourful menswear, female punters donned summery floral prints and elaborate hats and hairdos.

While the fashionistas, celebrities and big-spenders strutted their stuff in the VIP section, Hawaiian shirts were the order of the day for many more

While the fashionistas, celebrities and big-spenders strutted their stuff in the VIP section, Hawaiian shirts were the order of the day for many more

Not to be outdone by the colourful menswear, female punters donned summery floral prints and elaborate hats and hairdos

Not to be outdone by the colourful menswear, female punters donned summery floral prints and elaborate hats and hairdos

From fancy hats to flowery head-pieces, nothing was off limits, with many seemingly inspired by a nature theme

From fancy hats to flowery head-pieces, nothing was off limits, with many seemingly inspired by a nature theme

Some revellers chose warm coloured frocks, others went with polka dots and playful skirts

Some revellers chose warm coloured frocks, others went with polka dots and playful skirts

But by the end of the day it was time for many punters to let their hair down, or to don a black top hat and say 'giddy-up!'

But by the end of the day it was time for many punters to let their hair down, or to don a black top hat and say ‘giddy-up!’

Punters made the most of the horsey decorations at Aquis Park, and posed for photos with the very fortunate police officer

Punters made the most of the horsey decorations at Aquis Park, and posed for photos with the very fortunate police officer

One gentleman donned two hats - one yellow, one a classic top hat - as he enjoyed the post-race celebration with his friends

One gentleman donned two hats – one yellow, one a classic top hat – as he enjoyed the post-race celebration with his friends

From fancy hats to flowery head-pieces, nothing was off limits, with many seemingly inspired by a nature theme.

Some revellers chose warm coloured frocks, others went with polka dots and playful skirts.

But by the end of the day it was time for many punters to let their hair down, or to don a black top hat and say ‘giddy-up!’ 

These two exhausted race-goers decided to lie back and take it easy after a long day of Magic Millions fun and excitement

These two exhausted race-goers decided to lie back and take it easy after a long day of Magic Millions fun and excitement

Flowers everywhere! From the pair snapping a selfie to the man in the background, floral print was the design of choice

Flowers everywhere! From the pair snapping a selfie to the man in the background, floral print was the design of choice

Hats, shirts and sunglasses, these two looked the part at the Magic Millions as the race day came to a close on Saturday

Hats, shirts and sunglasses, these two looked the part at the Magic Millions as the race day came to a close on Saturday

Punters made the most of one of the racing calenders favourite events during the Gold Coast Magic Millions at Aquis Park

Punters made the most of one of the racing calenders favourite events during the Gold Coast Magic Millions at Aquis Park



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