Denise’s Joy Stakes Race Information

The Denise’s Joy Stakes is an 1100 metre quality handicap race for three-year-old fillies run by the Scone Race Club in May. It is held at Scone in mid-May as a highlight of the autumn Scone Cup Carnival.

  • Race Type: Listed
  • Distance: 1100 metres
  • Conditions: Quality handicap, 3YO fillies
  • Track: Rosehill Racecourse, Sydney, New South Wales
  • Prizemoney: $200,000
  • Date: Saturday 18 May 2024

Denise’s Joy Stakes Race History

See the 2024 Denise’s Joy Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2023 Denise’s Joy Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2022 Denise’s Joy Stakes Preview and results.

Although it is normally held at Scone, in 2020 and 2021 this race was moved to Rosehill as Scone cut its carnival back to the Friday only due to concerns arising from Covid-19.

The 3YO fillies race was awarded Listed status following the running of the 2012 Scone Cup Carnival.

Useful Facts

Fastest time (1100m): Fituese (2020) 1:02:56 – run at Rosehill in 2020

Interesting trivia:

Past winners of the Denise’s Joy Stakes

Winners of past Denise’s Joy Stakes include horses that go on to win major spring races.

Year Winner Second Third
2024 Commemorative Spring Lee Left Field
2023 Red Card Written In Code Ojai
2022 Zapateo A Very Fine Red Coco Rox
2021 Ballistic Lover Majestic Shot Nags To Riches
2020 Fituese Aquitaine Sally’s Day
2019 Ready To Prophet Madam Rouge Prophet’s Thumb
2018 In Good Time She Knows Sheikha
2017 Miss Debutante Snitty Kitty Smart Amelia
2016 Alucinari Roeinda Positive Charge
2015 In A Wink Fine Mist Felines
2014 Atmospherical Fare Well Miss Alibi
2013 Diamond Earth Omniscient She’s A Stalker