― The race season is upon us and Melbourne Cup is the biggest racing day for most Australian's. The Melbourne Cup is the one and only time I take time out to place a bet. I have to admit that I am still not sure how to go about the betting part, but I do love getting dressed up and going out with my lovely friend as we do on that first Tuesday in November. A few years ago we even attended the Melbourne Cup with a family and a few friends. So amazing to be amongst an iconic Australian extravaganza. [...].