Spring Racing Carnival 2021: Race Dates and Information

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Spring Racing Carnival 2021 will again feature Australia’s best gallopers, with quality meetings scheduled in Victoria at Flemington, Caulfield, Moonee Valley and Sandown, while NSW’s feature Spring Carnival Racing meets take place in Randwick, Rosehill, Newcastle and Kembla Grange. The Spring Racing Carnival wraps up in Western Australia, with Ascot hosting three Group 1 meetings. The full schedule is below.

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Spring Racing Carnival 2021 Group ones and feature races

Date Race Track Distance Prize
21 August Warwick Stakes Randwick 1400m $500,000
28 August Memsie Stakes Caulfield 1400m $750,000
11 September Makybe Diva Stakes Flemington 1600m $750,000
18 September Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Caulfield 1400m $750,000
18 September George Main Stakes Randwick 1600m $1,000,000
24 September Moir Stakes Moonee Valley 1000m $1,000,000
25 September Golden Rose Stakes Rosehill 1400m $1,000,000
26 September Underwood Stakes Sandown Hillside 1800m $750,000
2 October Turnbull Stakes Flemington 2000m $750,000
2 October Epsom Handicap Randwick 1600m $1,500,000
2 October The Metropolitan Randwick 2400m $750,000
2 October Flight Stakes Randwick 1600m $750,000
9 October Caulfield Guineas Caulfield 1600m $2,000,000
9 October Toorak Handicap Caulfield 1600m $1,000,000
9 October Caulfield Stakes Caulfield 2000m $1,000,000
9 October Spring Champion Stakes Randwick 2000m $1,000,000
9 October The Silver Eagle Randwick 1300m $1,000,000
13 October Thousand Guineas Caulfield 1600m $1,000,000
16 October Caulfield Cup Caulfield 2400m $5,000,000
16 October The Everest Randwick 1200m $15,000,000
16 October The Kosciuszko Randwick 1200m $1,300,000
22 October Manikato Stakes Moonee Valley 1200m $1,000,000
23 October Cox Plate Moonee Valley 2040m $5,000,000
23 October Bondi Stakes Randwick 1600m $1,000,000
30 October Coolmore Stud Stakes Flemington 1200m $1,500,000
30 October Victoria Derby Flemington 2500m $2,000,000
30 October Cantala Stakes Flemington 1600m $2,000,000
30 October Empire Rose Stakes Flemington 1600m $1,000,000
30 October The Golden Eagle Rosehill 1500m $7,500,000
30 October Rosehill Gold Cup Rosehill 2000m $750,000
30 October Winners Stakes Rosehill 1300m $1,000,000
2 November Melbourne Cup Flemington 3200m $7,750,000
4 November VRC Oaks Flemington 2500m $1,000,000
6 November VRC Sprint Classic Flemington 1200m $2,000,000
6 November Mackinnon Stakes Flemington 2000m $2,000,000
6 November Golden Gift Rosehill 1100m $1,000,000
13 November The Hunter Newcastle 1300m $1,000,000
20 November The Gong Kembla Grange 1600m $1,000,000
20 November Railway Stakes Ascot 1600m $1,000,000
27 November Winterbottom Stakes Ascot 1200m $1,000,000
4 December Kingston Town Classic Ascot 1800m $1,000,000

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