BJ McLachlan Stakes Race Information

The BJ McLachlan Stakes is a 1200 metre set weights race for two-year-olds run by the Brisbane Racing Club in late December. It is held at Eagle Farm as one of the feature events on the programme.

  • Race Type: Group 3
  • Distance: 1200 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights, 2YOs
  • Track: Eagle Farm Racecourse, Brisbane, Queensland
  • Prizemoney: $250,000
  • Date: Saturday 26 December 2020

BJ McLachlan Stakes Race History

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Useful Facts

Last filly to win: Meryl (2017)

Fastest time (1200m): Driefontein (2011) 1:09:38

Interesting trivia: General Nediym sired the winner in 2008 (Paprika), 2009 (Military Rose) and 2010 (Military Grace). Race not run in 2007 due to equine influenza.

Past winners of the BJ McLachlan Stakes

Winners of past BJ McLachlan Stakes include Unencumbered (2013), Driefontein (2011), Military Rose (2009), Paprika (2008), Snitzel (2004), How Funny (2002), Sunday Joy (2001), Mr Innocent (1997), Guineas (1996), Brave Warrior (1994), Facile (1991) and St Jude (1989).

Year Winner Second Third
2020 Alpine Edge Baby Wong Subterranean
2019 King’s Legacy Every Rose Euphoric Summer
2018 Sun City Rome Krameric
2017 Meryl Hopes Eternal Witherspoon
2016 Ours To Keep Goodfella Coorg