2016 Port Cup | Throwback photo gallery

From top hats to fascinators - fashion choices are being made in anticipation for the Port Cup 2017.

All the action kicks off on Friday (October 6) so to get you in the mood flick through our mega throwback gallery above.

And on the track locals will no doubt be cheering for Andrew Adkins who has his eye on the prize.  A Port Macquarie Cup success is one of the few boxes he hasn’t ticked.

This year it was announced that Port Macquarie would receive a cash injection for prizemoney for Port Macquarie Cup.

Friday’s Port Macquarie Cup feature race jumps at 4.55pm.

More flashback fun: