Golden Mile Race Information

The Golden Mile is a 1600 metre open handicap run by the Bendigo Jockey Club in late March. It is held at Bendigo as part of the Autumn Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Listed
  • Distance: 1600 metres
  • Conditions: Open handicap
  • Track: Bendigo Racecourse, Bendigo, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $150,000
  • Date: Saturday 27 March 2021

Golden Mile Race History

Coming soon.

Useful Facts

Last mare to win: Dance With Her (2012)

Multiple winners: Observational (2015 & 2017).

Fastest time (1600m): So Far Sokool (2018) 1:22:15

Interesting trivia: Testa Rossa sired 2007 winner Test Fire and 2009 winner Testaguy.

Past winners of the Golden Mile

Winners of past Golden Miles include horses that go on to win major spring races.

Year Winner Second Third
2021 Ironclad Platoon Vassilator
2020 Hellova Street Iconoclasm Admiral’s Joker
2019 Haripour Mantastic Red Alto
2018 Dodging Bullets Seaburge Sword Of Light
2017 Observational Jacquinot Bay War Legend
2016 Nevis Big Memory Survived
2015 Observational Evangelist Dylanson
2014 Fat Al Bel Thor Bass Strait