As the race that stops a nation approaches the starting gates, we flick back to Melbourne Cup Day 2014 and 2015. Photos were taken in Bega, Tathra and at the Kalaru race track.
Spot anyone you recognise? Any fashions likely to make a reappearance on Tuesday?!
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