Karrakatta Plate Race Information

The Karrakatta Plate is a 1200 metre set weights race for two-year-olds run by Perth Racing in April. It is run at Ascot as part of the Perth Autumn Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 2, 2YOs
  • Distance: 1,200 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights
  • Track: Ascot Racecourse, Perth, Western Australia
  • Prizemoney: $500,000
  • Date: Saturday 3 April 2021

Karrakatta Plate Race History

Coming soon.

Fun Facts

Last filly to win; Lucy Mae (2017)

Fastest time (1200m): Bomber Bill (1998) & Highpak (1989) 1:10:10

Interesting trivia: In 1989 Paklani was first past the post ahead of Highpak but was later disqualified because of a positive swab. There were dead-heats for the win in 1922 and 1908.

Past winners of the Karrakatta Plate

Winners of past Karrakatta Plates are often Perth horses.

Year Winner Second Third
2020 Ima Single Man Watch Me Dance Dark Assault
2019 Dig Deep Tinsnip Miss West Coast
2018 Valour Road Lady Cosmology Lordhelpmerun
2017 Lucy Mae Achernar Star Debellatio