Melissa Leong, Michelle Payne and Aussie celebs stun at Oaks Day

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The Melbourne Cup may be over but the spring racing fashion continues, as a host of Australian celebrities made their way to Oaks Day festivities.

MasterChef judge Melissa Leong turned up at Flemington Racecourse in a show-stopping navy and pink sequinned porcelain dress by Australian fashion label MacGraw.

Melissa Leong on Oaks Day
Melissa Leong stunned on Oaks Day 2021. Photo: Getty Images

The food critic matched her stunning dress with a custom-made pink bow headpiece by Kim Fletcher Millinery, a striking blue and gold Bulgari bag and pair of strappy Sophia Webster heels.

“Crystals and paillettes and tulle, oh my!” Melissa captioned a picture of her outfit on Instagram.

Former MasterChef winner Emilia Jackson commented: “So beautiful”.

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Meanwhile, former Melbourne Cup winner Michelle Payne showed up at the racing event looking dazzling in a fuchsia pink dress by Jason Grech. 

Michelle Payne on Oaks Day 2021
Michelle Payne in a pink Jason Grech dress on Oaks Day. Photo: Getty Images

"I wanted to create something soft and feminine with a edge so I mixed hand dyed French lace with leather to create this looks with custom millinery by @kimfletchermillinery," Jason wrote on Instagram.

Michelle matched the dress with a Kim Fletcher Millinery headpiece and a pair of nude Tony Bianco heels.

Take a look at some of the other famous faces who were there, or at the VRC Kennedy Oaks Day Brunch at The Commons in Melbourne, on the day.

Natalie Hunter

Channel 10 reporter Natalie Hunter donned a long-sleeved sequinned pink dress for the occasion, which she matched with a pink hairpiece. 

Natalie Hunter on Oaks Day 2021
Channel 10 television presenter Natalie Hunter poses on Oaks Day. Photo: Getty Images

Olivia Molly Rogers

Former Miss Universe Australia Oliva Molly Rogers made a statement in this pink suit by Capellazzo Couture and hair clips by Morgan & Taylor. 

Olivia Molly Rogers on Oaks Day 2021
VRC Ambassador Olivia Molly Rogers turned heads on the day. Photo: Getty Images

Caty Price

Channel 10 sports reporter Caty Price pulled out all the stops in a one shoulder yellow dress by Manning Cartel and a pink bow headpiece by Reny Kestel Millinery. 

Caty Price at Oaks Day 2021
Channel 10 sports presenter Caty Price poses at Oaks Day 2021. Photo: Getty Images

Kate Ceberano

Aussie singing legend Kate Cebrano performed at Flemington Racecourse in a pink starry Zimmermann dress. 

Kate Ceberano performing at Oaks Day 2021
Kate Ceberano performs during 2021 Oaks Day at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Getty Images

Tayla Damir

Former Love Island star Tayla Damir posed for an Oaks Day lunch wearing a striking green suit from Mossman and pink Tony Bianco heels.

Tayla Damir on Oaks Day 2021
Tayla Damir attends the VRC Kennedy Oaks Day Brunch at The Commons in Melbourne. Photo: Getty Images

Jacqueline Felgate

Channel Seven reporter Jacqueline Felgate arrived in a bottle green halterneck dress by Scanlan Theodore. She matched it with a Fendi bag and jewellery from Lucy Folk. 

Jacqueline Felgate on Oaks Day 2021
Channel Seven reporter Jacqueline Felgate posed at The Commons in Melbourne. Photo: Getty Images

Bella Beischer and Christian Petracca

Melbourne Football Club AFL player Christian Petracca and girlfriend Bella Beischer posed for photographers at the VRC Kennedy Oaks Day Brunch at The Commons in Melbourne. 

Bella Beischer and Christian Petracca on Oaks Day 2021
Bella Beischer and Christian Petracca attends the VRC Kennedy Oaks Day Brunch. Photo: Getty Images

Abbey Gelmi

Channel 7 sports reporter Abbey Gelmi rocked a plunging, long-sleeved purple mini dress for thee occasion. She matched her gorgeous dress with a white hairband, a pair of white pumps and a Louis Vuitton bag. 

Abbey Gelmi on Oaks Day 2021
Channel Seven reporter Abbey Gelmi looked stunning in a purple dress. Photo: Getty Images

Anna McEvoy

Love Island season two winner Anna McEvoy donned a floral halterneck Sofia Rinna dress for brunch on Oaks Day, which she paired with a Karen Hamilton headpiece, a blue Olga Berg clutch bag and white strappy heels from Nine West. 

Anna McEvoy on Oaks Day 2021
Anna McEvoy attends the VRC Kennedy Oaks Day Brunch at The Common. Photo: Getty Images

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