BRC Lord Mayor’s Cup Race Information

The Lord Mayor’s Cup is an 1800 metre set weights plus penalties race run by the Brisbane Racing Club in late May. It is held at Eagle Farm as part of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 3
  • Distance: 1800 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, 3YO & upwards
  • Track: Eagle Farm Racecourse, Brisbane, Queensland
  • Prizemoney: $200,000
  • Date: Saturday 1 June 2024

Lord Mayor’s Cup (BRC) Race History

See the 2024 BRC Lord Mayor’s Cup Preview and results.

See the 2023 BRC Lord Mayor’s Cup Preview and results.

See the 2022 BRC Lord Mayor’s Cup Preview and results.

The Lord Mayor’s Cup was first held in 1956.

Useful Facts

Last mare to win: Col ‘N’ Lil (2017)

Last 3YO to win: C&G – Rothesay (2010); Filly – Only A Lady (1998)

Multiple winners: Solzhenitsyn (2012 & 2013); Our Cavalier (1976 & 1980)

Interesting trivia: In 2004 Manshood survived a protest from St Basil.

Past winners of the BRC Lord Mayor’s Cup

Winners of past Lord Mayor’s Cup include horses that go on to win major spring races.

Year Winner Second Third
2024 Just Folk Converge Territory Express
2023 Without A Fight Luncies Berdibek
2022 Bigboyroy Ballistic Boy Kolding
2021 Reloaded So You Win Homesman
2020 Gaulois Niccanova Military Zone
2019 Order Again Tom Melbourne Le Juge
2018 Duca Valentinois Sheiswhatsheis Coldstone
2017 Col ‘N’ Lil Duca Valentinois Elle Lou
2016 Mighty Lucky Pajaro Malice
2015 Strawberry Boy Lucky Lago I’m Imposing
2014 Angel Of Mercy Wistful Cameo
2013 Solzhenitsyn Transporter Epic
2012 Solzhenitsyn Firebolt Ginga Dude
2011 Firebolt St Germaine Tagus
2010 Rothesay Our Lukas Hadaaf
2009 Rampant Lion Solo Flyer Rags To Riches
2008 Rum Dum Majorca Mitanni
2007 Headturner Beauty Watch Mr Ubiquitous
2006 Cog Hill Spirit Of Tara Villa Bled
2005 Tickle Platinum Scissors Raw Instinct
2004 This Manshood St Basil Another Warrior
2003 Restless The Kildare Kid Eminence Grise
2002 Freemason Restless Brighter Scene
2001 Sky Heights Yippyio Tis Love
2000 Integrate Figurehead My Duke
1999 Joss Sticks Istidaad Gene’s Interest
1998 Only A Lady Marble Halls Gentle Wind