Let the Carnival Begin! Launch into the spring racing season with Crown Perth Opening Day at Ascot Racecourse. We’re excited for you to check out what’s new at Ascot this year! A highlight of Crown Perth Opening Day is the fabulous Myer Fashions on the Field competition. This year, the competition will enter the digital age with a photo-based competition for contestants and one lucky WA winner is set to receive a 10-day trip of a lifetime to be part of the 2018 Melbourne Cup Carnival. Enjoy the brand new Gin Parlour or Rosé Garden, gourmet food, icy cold beers and drinks or take a tour in the restyled Mumm Champagne Garden.Book into our exclusive event – Trackside – featuring spectacular views of the finishing post, right in the heart of the action with excellent value food and beverage packages, Tanqueray ‘Poptails’ on arrival, and exclusive entertainment with DJ Mishtee! Take a look at our extensive dining and hospitality options below, or purchase your general admission ticket today!