Dress Standards

Patrons are expected to maintain a suitable standard in keeping with the dignity of the Grandstand, Members’ Clubhouse and Members Lawn Enclosure.

Younger children must be accompanied by an adult at all times and be suitably attired. 

Acceptable Dress Standards

Neat casual attire

Collared shirt for males

Dress shorts, trousers, clean denim or cargo pants

Dresses (all styles including strapless)

Clean enclosed shoes or open toe dress sandals 

National dress and religious requirements such as a clerical collar

Unacceptable Dress Standards

Shirts without a collar, T-shirts, singlets, tank tops or revealing tops that show bare midriff

Ripped, frayed or torn clothing, regardless of fashion trends

Football, running, athletic, bike and/or tennis shorts (excludes officials involved in race day)

Boxer, Hawaiian style or board shorts

Bathers, bikinis or similar beach wear

Tracksuit pants

Work overalls

Unclean clothing or clothing in disrepair

Clothing with obscene or offensive messages

Rubber thongs (flat and/or with a heel)

Gumboots, moccasins, slippers or ugg boots

Steel cap boots

Dirty footwear or footwear in disrepair 

Bare feet

Notwithstanding the dress standards, the DTC reserves the right to refuse entry to any person considered inappropriately attired. 

Member’s Guests 

As a DTC Member, you have a responsibility to ensure your guests introduced into the Grandstand, Member’s Clubhouse and Member’s Lawn Enclosure are dressed appropriately, in line with the required dress standard.