9 November 2020
Residents in our Arcare Eight Mile Plains community celebrated the iconic Melbourne Cup with their very own version of the jockey race.
The Lifestyle team had wittily named the some of the hobby horses Lucky Lawson, Patterson’s Pride, Mighty Gordon and Kendall’s Delight, after the residence’s community names.
The other horses also included Lady Gaga, Eight Mile Plains Diva and Finest of Arcare.
Wearing his cowboy hat and holding onto a training stick, Lifestyle Co-ordinator Fonzie looked like a true cowboy.
While Lifestyle Assistant Lenore had an outfit to match with her pink jockey jersey and racing goggles.
The competitive racing atmosphere was in the air as residents and team members got into the Melbourne Cup mood and loudly cheered on their favourite horses.
It was a wonderful day celebrating the race that stops the nation with our very own jockey race!