The hats were big, the bellies were out and the horses were in fine form a decade ago. when trainer Rob Smerdon's year, claimed the 2007 Albury Gold Cup with Hofmeister.
Damien Oliver was on board, and he featured heavily in the marquee race day on the Border.
Australian fashion icon Katie Davenport was the official Cup ambassador that year.
Over the next ten days leading up to the all-important Albury Gold Cup 2018, The Border Mail will be giving you tastes of the past with yearly flashback galleries.
So whether you’re looking for fashion or decorum inspiration, or simply want to try spot a familiar face, have a look through and see what life, and the races, were like in 2007.
Did our Border Mail photographers snap a picture of you that year? Take a look and find out!