Birthday Stakes Race Information

The Birthday Stakes is a 1200 metre set weights plus penalties race for horses four-years-old and upwards run by the Western Australian Turf Club in September. It is held at Belmont and is the feature event of the day.

  • Race Type: Listed
  • Distance: 1200 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, 4YO & upwards
  • Track: Belmont Racecourse, Perth, Western Australia
  • Prizemoney: $100,000
  • Date: Saturday 26 September 2020

Race History

In 2020 this race was renamed the Black Heart Bart Stakes.

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Useful Facts

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Past winners of the Birthday Stakes

Winners of past Birthday Stakes include horses that go on to win major spring races. Most winners are four and five year olds and it is not won by a mare very often. Notable winners include Happy Clapper, Hauraki, Lucia Valentina, Shaftesbury Avenue, Imposing, Wenona Girl and Amounis.

Year Winner Second Third
2020 Stageman Cup Night Dance Music
2019 Man Booker Stageman Great Shot
2018 Enticing Star Great Shot Disposition
2017 Meteoroid Silverstream Whispering Brook
2016 Lite’n In My Veins Great Shot Miki Two Toes