Grand Prix Stakes Race Information

The Grand Prix Stakes is a 2200 metre set weights race for three-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: 2200 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights, 3YOs
  • Track: Eagle Farm Racecourse, Brisbane, Queensland
  • Prizemoney: $150,000
  • Date: Saturday 26 December 2020

Grand Prix Stakes Race History

Moved from May to December in 2019.

Useful Facts

Last mare to win: Saint Minerva (2009)

Fastest time (2200m): Heavenly Thought (2018) 2:14:22

Interesting trivia: The Grand Prix Stakes was held twice in 2019 as it was moved from winter to summer.

Past winners of the Grand Prix Stakes

Winners of past Grand Prix Stakes include Sirmione (2007), Distinctly Secret (2002), Stargazer (1990), Handy Proverb (1986), Our Sophia (1985), Kingston Town (1980), Double Century (1979), Surround (1977), Balmerino (1976), Latin Knight (1972) and Mode (1971).

Year Winner Second Third
2020 (Dec) The Elanora Toscanini Atonement
2019 (Dec) Chains Of Honour Mission Phoenix Mosshiki
2019 (May) Fun Fact Angel Of Heaven Home Made
2018 Heavenly Thought Han Xin Dark Dream
2017 Order Again Volatile Mix Violate