HUNDREDS of punters turned out in force to watch the action track-side at the Queensland Country Life City Meets Country race day in Brisbane on Saturday.
The annual event gave rural residents in Brisbane for the Ekka a chance to mingle with their city counterparts at Doomben race course, Eagle Park.
The exclusive event provided access to the Champions Bar and Courtyard, and included an array of delicious canapes and an open bar.
The ladies went all out, donning fabulous frocks and fascintaors, while the men suited up for the classy outing.
The racing was top level, with nine separate races held throughout the course of the afternoon.