Canadian Katie Spencer wins Birdsville's Fashions on the Field

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
Updated April 12 2022 - 3:02pm, first published April 11 2022 - 9:00pm
Canada's Katie Spencer looking glamorous on the track at Birdsville. Picture: Max Agency

A week before the history-making April race meeting in Birdsville, Katie Spencer was at home in Canada and had never been to horse races before, let alone in Australia's outback, and she'd never entered a Fashions on the Field contest.


Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications.

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