Mannerism Stakes Race Information

The Mannerism Stakes is a 1400 metre set weight and penalties race for mares four-years-old and up run by the Melbourne Racing Club in late February. It is run at Caulfield as part of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 3
  • Distance: 1400 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights & penalties, Mares 4YO & up
  • Track: Caulfield Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $200,000
  • Date: Saturday 24 February 2024

Mannerism Stakes Race History

See the 2024 Mannerism Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2023 Mannerism Stakes Preview and results.

The race was first held over 1600m in 1957 and was won by a mare called Sleep Tight. It became a Listed race in 1988 then in 1993 was upgraded to the current Group 3 status. Previously known as the Fashion Stakes it was renamed the Mannerism Stakes in 1995 in honour of the horse that won the 1991 Australasian Oaks and the 1992 Caulfield Cup.

Mannerism Stakes Facts

Multiple winners: Silent Sedition (2017 & 2018); Beauty Rest (1967 & 1968); Evening Halo (1962 & 1963).

Fastest time (1400m): Typhoon Billie (2001) 1:21:31

Interesting trivia: Highest weight to win was 60.5kg carried by Nunkalowe in 1977. ** In 2016 the race was won by Azkadellia but she was later disqualified by Racing Victoria as owner Peter Foster was a convicted criminal who had attempted to conceal his interest in the horse.

Past winners of the Mannerism Stakes

Winners of past Mannerism Stakes include Seachange (2007), Lyrical Bid (2005), Miss Juhag (1999), Tolanda (1996), Tarare (1993), Princess Pushy (1991), Memphis Blues (1990), English Charm (1989), Shannara (1979) and Star Belle (1969).

Year Winner Second Third
2024 Revolutionary Miss Running By Vagrant
2023 Espiona Toregene Forbidden City
2022 Flying Mascot Under My Spell Kahma Lass
2021 Rich Hips Perfect Jewel Lunakorn
2020 Greysful Glamour Bam’s On Fire Spanish Reef
2019 Jamaican Rain Naantali Teleplay
2018 Silent Sedition Samovare Montoya’s Secret
2017 Silent Sedition Thames Court Miss Rose De Lago
2016 Tuscan Sling ** Miss Rose De Lago My Sister Lil
2015 Tycoon Tara Choose Street Allure
2014 Bonaria Hazard Hi Belle
2013 Star Of Giselle Family Crest Hi Belle
2012 Hi Belle I’m Discreet Slow The Flow
2011 Red Flair Simply Put Mayneda Strategy
2010 Tootsie Be Positive Flying Tessie
2009 Symphony Miss Flying Ruby Dane Julia
2008 Catechuchu Translate Brom Felinity
2007 Seachange Lucky Diva Coniston Gem
2006 Kats Clause Maxerelle Kammoora
2005 Lyrical Bid Uprize Infinite Grace
2004 Royal Sash Sweet Corn Dance On Wood
2003 Galapagos Girl Ella Fire Flash Bash
2002 Spurn Transparent Lover Miss Power Bird
2001 Typhoon Billie Piavonic Fashion Flame
2000 Londolozi Northern Song Lady Elsie
1999 Miss Jugah La Volta Wellington Dreamer
1998 Blue Storm Cheval Place Burning Embers
1997 Red Nile Chlorophyll Belle Bellotto
1996 Tolanda Calypso Viminaria
1995 Laura’s Express Procrastinate Aunty Mary
1994 Princess Plume Time Of My Life Not Related
1993 Tarare Lady Cimarosa Special Sculpture
1992 Val De Grace Giorgio Princess Pushy
1991 Princess Pushy Hot Set Spring Thaw
1990 Memphis Blues Lady Jess Gondobelle
1989 English Charm Mardisi Iolani Bay
1988 Even True Classified Lady Our Draw
1987 Mrs Mainwaring C’arbe Pip’s Day
1986 Lady Marielle Sky Hook Sortilla
1985 Entrancing Casual Autumn Splendour
1984 Fork Tongue Quiet Conservation Royal Blend
1983 Dreamtime Girl Walk With Me Arctic Wolf
1982 Walk With Me Hooplahannah Chide
1981 Countess Caboul Bread Eater Propoganda Miss
1980 Lady Capri Fair Miss Propoganda Miss
1979 Shannara Monocle Dondal
1978 Stylee Sarsha’s Choice Pushy
1977 Nunkalowe Intrepid Dream Miron
1976 Donitro Wild Derry Silver Sari
1975 Ellerina Dowling Girl Dawn Aptly
1974 Better Rose Stormy Saga Kellybrook
1973 Emprado Pro Brandy Disa
1972 Abrego Bay Of Heaven Frappanat
1971 Villette Princess Camillo La Delphia
1970 Tam Will Glenda Bally Vista
1969 Star Belle Faironic Green Dace
1968 Beauty Rest N’Oublie Pas Miss Lume
1967 Beauty Rest Rowpel Miss Jedda
1966 Osborne Manor Gay Lavender Sunny Rose
1965 Miss Babu Ensignette Miss Copenhagen
1964 Mahwen Avec Pleasure Ocean Princess
1963 Evening Halo Shady Lea Tenova
1962 Evening Halo Juraco Kilbreda
1961 Hyleena Summer Queen Pantoufle
1960 Kilbreda Bright Embers Faithful City
1959 Cherette Heart’s Comfort Tropic Breeze
1958 Scenic Star Sun Palm Bendrum
1957 Sleep Tight Astoria II Nashira