Riley Bates, 5, Bayley Bates, 6, and Luke Wallace, 8, at the Hawaiian Christmas Race Day at Mackay Turf Club at Ooralea Racecourse. Picture: Tony Martin
Riley Bates, 5, Bayley Bates, 6, and Luke Wallace, 8, at the Hawaiian Christmas Race Day at Mackay Turf Club at Ooralea Racecourse. Picture: Tony Martin

The best Hawaiian Christmas shirts at the track

FORGET ugly Christmas sweaters - in tropical Mackay the holiday spirit can only be celebrated with glaringly bright Hawaiian shirts.

On Saturday more than 100 people donned their gaudiest palm-tree covered button-ups to take part in Christmas celebrations at Mackay Turf Club,

On the lawns of Ooralea Racecourse punters dressed in matching tropical outfits, hula dresses and floral leis.

Below are some of our favourite outfits from the day:

 



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