A day at the races | Photos Jeanene Duncan12 Sep 2017, 11 a.m. About 3000 punters and fashionistas packed the Tuncurry-Forster race course for a perfect day of entertainment. A day at the races | Photos Relaxing at the races: Warrick and Mavis Meredith, and Grahame and Judy Howard.Relaxing in the shade: Lisa Ekert, Lee Campbell and Lucy O'Conner.Heather Milligan, Hellen Wotton and Morag Peters enjoyed a feast.Fashion on the field judges Annette Wannell and Louise Beaumont.Halliday Point Physie ladies: Tara Todhunter, Erin Harrison, Kelly Mackney and Tarryn Mcspadden. Narelle Shore, Tracey Osborne and Margie Foster enjoyed the pleasures of the pavilion. Enjoying the races: Terry Osborne, Greg Foster and Tim Shore.David and Lee Blanchard enjoyed a few refreshments. Racing royalty: Margaret Mcquillan and Neville Voigt.Boys day out: Matthew Riding and Elliot Sparks traveled from Newcastle and Sydney for the event.Toasting the races: Grace and Clive Mcgrane.Graphic designer Shelley Kurtz from Forster in a hat of her own creation.TweetFacebook of ╳exitDespite a stiff breeze and a cloud of smoke from the Nabiac bushfires, Friday’s Tuncurry-Forster XXXX Gold Cup was run in sunny spring conditions.