Magic Night Stakes Race Information

The Magic Night Stakes is a 1200 metre set weights race for two-year-old fillies run by the Australian Turf Club in March. It is held at Rosehill as part of the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 3
  • Distance: 1200 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights, 2YO fillies
  • Track: Rosehill Racecourse, Sydney, New South Wales
  • Prizemoney: $250,000
  • Date: Saturday 16 March 2024

Magic Night Stakes Race History

See the 2024 Magic Night Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2023 Magic Night Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2022 Magic Night Stakes Preview and results.

Coming soon.

Useful Facts

Fastest time (1200m): Media (2005) 1:09:38

Magic Night Stakes & Golden Slipper Stakes: Kiamichi (2019); Bint Marscay (1993); Bounding Away (1986); Dark Eclipse (1980); Toy Show (1975).

Interesting trivia: In 1976 As You Like It and Glen Vain dead-heated for 1st.

Past winners of the Magic Night Stakes

Winners of past Magic Night Stakes include horses that go on to win major spring races.

Year Winner Second Third
2024 Drifting Fly Fly Chateau Miraval
2023 Steel City Blanc De Blanc August Bloom
2022 She’s Extreme Magic Carpet Swift Sweet
2021 Arcaded Robodira/Jamaea * dead heat 2nd
2020 Thermosphere Time Is Precious Jemss
2019 Kiamichi Crystal Falls Athiri
2018 Sunlight Cristobal Sweet Ava
2017 Tulip Alizee Memento
2016 Calliope Omei Sword Twist Tops
2015 Speak Fondly Perignon Italy
2014 Bring Me The Maid Peggy Jean Sultry Feeling
2013 Scandiva Shahad Major Conquest
2012 Ichihara Major Conquest Flying Schnitzel
2011 Altar Pane In The Glass Aerobatics
2010 Willow Creek More Strawberries Celts
2009 Indian Ocean Marquardt Shawnee Girl
2008 Portillo Sugar Babe Delta Girl
2007 Downhill Racer Camarilla Gamble Me
2006 Gold Edition Nediym’s Glow Catechuchu
2005 Media Carry On Cutie Blizzardly
2004 Alizes Tahni Girl Monsoon Wedding
2003 Shamekha Bella Corona Soak Up The Sun
2002 Victory Vein Calaway Gal Stratica
2001 Hosannah Hanky Panky Breezer
2000 Preserve Blab Ateates
1999 Countess Christie Forest Express Danglissa
1998 Mardi’s Magic Confer Statement
1997 Regal Chamber Empower Keeping Up
1996 Precious Glitter Dashing Eagle La Snippette
1995 Pontal Lass Millrich Show Of Force
1994 Romantica Rosa’s Path Alouette
1993 Bint Marscay Tristalove Miss Prospect
1992 Klokka Discriminate Misty Power
1991 Pipiwar Electrique Tyrannic
1990 Draw Card Lusso Wrap Around
1989 Fickle Hostess Perfect Evening Dazzling Flyer
1988 Comely Girl Research Silver Stardom
1987 Tennessee Vain Postage Due Mother Duck
1986 Bounding Away Alynda Diamond Shower
1985 Ma Chiquita Jewel Of Night Mai Tai Girl
1984 Pashenka’s Gem Deal What A Dancer
1983 Lady Eclipse Rose Diamond La Caissiere
1982 Explicit Epona Bungan’s Daughter
1981 Food For Love Wenona Princess Coronet Flight
1980 Dark Eclipse Gay Rosalind Widen The Gap
1979 Century Miss Leilavale Pompeux
1978 Jubilee Walk Trimaran Parade
1977 Lloyd Boy    
1976 As You Like It
Glen Vain
*dead heat 1st  
1975 Toy Show Aristocratic Battle  Sign