GALLERY: 18 glamorous snaps from the Muster Cup

THE countdown to the Muster is officially on with the first of the region's major events, the Nolan Meats Muster Cup, jumping from the starters' gate in spectacular fashion.

Excitement and style were the watchwords for the day, and our photographer was around the capture both as the day unfolded.

Check out the gallery to find out if you were caught in the action.