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The Horse-Race game is a great way to spend the morning on Melbourne Cup Day!
This is a fun activity for the elderly in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
Get residents involved in Melbourne Cup celebrations!
Some interesting facts, history and trivia about Melbourne Cup!
Make your own game for Melbourne Cup Celebrations!
Get in the spirit of Melbourne Cup Day!
A Melbourne Cup themed Find-A-Word
Create your own beautiful hats to be worn on Melbourne Cup Day!
Create a fantastic Melbourne Cup piece of art in this activity!
Member submitted activity - thank you Filidea!
Beautiful hats made from paper plates, servettes, wrapping paper, bows, feathers and tule.
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This is what I am planning and any further ideas would be appreciated.
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Printable templates for the Melbourne Cup!
Some more trivia to enjoy in preparation for the Melbourne Cup!
Instead of fashions on the field for Melb Cup we are having colours on the field.
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I printed out this picture of a horse and trimmings for colouring in and cutting out, and gave him 2 wooden pegs for legs.
Horse Racing is a fun activity which touches upon many of the holistic elements of health that we are trying to reach as recreational therapists.
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Another fun word search with words that describe the colours of horse coats.
Here are some of the horses that may be competing at the 2016 Melbourne Cup race. The final field count will be revealed the Saturday evening before the race.
Match owner, creator, film, or book with related horses.