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Melbourne races: Elsa Pataky is announced as a special guest at Derby Day

Elsa Pataky is announced as a special guest at Derby Day – as the world-famous Birdcage makes a comeback

Elsa Pataky will deliver Hollywood star energy to the Birdcage throughout the Melbourne Cup Carnival this year.

The 46-year-old Spanish actress – and spouse of Chris Hemsworth – has been announced as special guest at Saturday’s Derby Day.

She will return to the Birdcage on Melbourne Cup Day as a special guest of Lexus Australia.

Spanish actress Elsa Pataky (pictured on June 27), who is married to Chris Hemsworth, will deliver Hollywood star energy to the Birdcage throughout the Melbourne Cup Carnival this year 

‘I’ve beloved horses since I used to be little and personal a few ex-racehorses for each pleasure driving and present leaping,’ Pataky advised The Herald Sun

‘Seeing the world’s greatest thoroughbreds in motion on the monitor is at all times so thrilling, and to expertise it in Landmark by Lexus will likely be actually special.

‘The races are at all times such a enjoyable time out, and I am unable to wait to share it with my buddies.’

She has been announced as special guest at Saturday's Derby Day, and will return to the Birdcage on Melbourne Cup Day as a special guest of Lexus Australia

She has been announced as special guest at Saturday’s Derby Day, and will return to the Birdcage on Melbourne Cup Day as a special guest of Lexus Australia

It’s not but confirmed if Hemsworth will be a part of his spouse within the Lexus pavilion.

Crowds are anticipated to flock to Flemington as the Melbourne races return correctly for the primary time in three years post-Covid.

Other friends embody Delta Goodrem, Nicole Trunfio, mannequin sisters Ash and Jess Hart, and New York-based supermodel Duckie Thot, who is a guest of G.H. Mumm.

New Bachelors Thomas Malucelli, Jed McIntosh and Felix Von Hofe will make their first public outing as a trio at the Paramount pavilion.

It's not yet confirmed if Chris Hemsworth (right) will join his wife in the Lexus pavilion

It’s not but confirmed if Chris Hemsworth (proper) will be a part of his spouse within the Lexus pavilion 

Pataky has usually spoken of her ardour for horses.

In August final year, it was revealed she and Hemsworth had submitted plans to build a second ‘Westfield-style’ house close to their present Byron Bay mega-mansion. 

The A-list couple additionally confronted scrutiny for constructing a giant secure complicated on their present property, knocking the highest off a hill to create an unlimited horse ring.

Pataky has often spoken of her passion for horses

Pataky has usually spoken of her ardour for horses 

‘Apparently his mates name it “El Caballo Blanco” – named after a giant equine Andalusian theme park that operated in western Sydney within the ’70s, ’80s and ’90s,’ a supply advised Daily Mail Australia at the time.

Pataky mentioned her love of horse driving in an interview with Women’s Health in March final year, saying the exercise saved her sane throughout Covid lockdowns.

‘When we had been in lockdown, I may nonetheless experience, so it was [all about] my household, my husband and my horses,’ she stated.

‘It’s such a ardour, form of like meditation for me. I feel it is vital in your thoughts to have one thing you take pleasure in – a pastime that is only for you and your time.’

Pataky (pictured with daughter India) discussed her love of horse riding in an interview with Women's Health in March last year, saying the activity kept her sane during Covid lockdowns

Pataky (pictured with daughter India) mentioned her love of horse driving in an interview with Women’s Health in March final year, saying the exercise saved her sane throughout Covid lockdowns

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