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Celebrations were in the air at the VRC Spring Gala as The Atrium was transformed into an immersive venue of light and colour.

As the Melbourne Cup Carnival draws closer, over 500 guests including members, partners and industry personalities were treated to an evening of wonderful food, fashion and live entertainment. Hosted by Rob Mills, we were treated to a stellar line-up of live performances from Havana Brown, THNDO, Paris Lawrence and Ricki-Lee.

EVENT DETAILS:

 

DATE: Friday 1 September 2023

 

TIME: Arrival at 6:30pm, through till 12:00am

 

LOCATION: The Atrium, The Grandstand, Flemington Racecourse

Relive the magical evening below:

Entertainment

Ricki-Lee

Ricki-Lee

ARIA-nominated singer-songwriter Ricki-Lee has sold over a million records globally and had almost 100 million music streams since she was discovered on Australian Idol in 2004. She has also toured globally with famous artists Jason Derulo and The Backstreet Boys.

Havana Brown

Havana Brown

Havana Brown took over the charts with her hit ‘We Run the Night’ feat. Pitbull, achieving Triple Platinum in Australia and Top 30 on iTunes in 30+ countries. Havana has also toured alongside A-list artists Britney Spears, Lady Gaga and Rihanna.

Paris Lawrence

Paris Lawrence

Paris Lawrence, a 21-year-old Hip Hop DJ from Sydney, delivers every performance with passion and energy. Inspired by her parents’ vinyl record collection, she fell in love with Hip-Hop music and turntables. Lawrence has also played with Lil Yachty and Sean Kingston.

THNDO

THNDO

THNDO, the ‘First Lady of Soul and R&B’ has commanded massive crowds at festivals like Bluesfest and Groovin the Moo. Her EP “Life in Colour” touches on her experiences of growing up black in Australia, blending R&B, Hip Hop and Afrobeat’s elements reminiscent of TLC and Queen.