Melvista Stakes Race Information

The Melvista Stakes is a 2200 metre set weights plus penalties race for three-year-old colts and geldings run by the West Australian Turf Club in late March. It is held at Ascot as part of the Perth Autumn Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Listed
  • Distance: 2200 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, 3YO colts & geldings
  • Track: Ascot Racecourse, Perth, Western Australia
  • Prizemoney: $125,000
  • Date: Friday 29 March 2024

Melvista Stakes Race History

See the 2024 Melvista Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2023 Melvista Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2022 Melvista Stakes Preview and results.

The race was first held as the Listed Melvista Quality Stakes over 2200m in 1984 and was won by a horse called Importune.

Useful Facts

Fastest time (2200m): Phenomenons (2009) 2:15:78

Interesting trivia:

Past winners of the Melvista Stakes

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

Year Winner Second Third
2024 Buckets Ridge A Lot Of Good Men In Good Order
2023 Another Chino Demolish Playhouse Patron
2022 Alaskan God Trix Of The Trade Outspoken Lad
2021 Western Empire Outback Jack Off Wego
2020 Red Hot Tip Midnight Blue Criminal Code
2019 Regal Power  Cockney Crew Platoon
2018 Money Maher Sentimental Friend The Big Show
2017 Gatting Final Salute Taxagano
2016 Who Dat Singa Kia Ora Koutou Cappo D’Oro
2015 Boom TIme Say Geronimo Quite Regal
2014 Ihtsahymn Authentic Style Respondent
2013 Gold Broker Another Holdup Trading Day
2012 Lethal Jones Reign Of Terror Rohan
2011 Rio Willie The Tenby Friar Veracious
2010 Brother Mak Zentrate Four Floors
2009 Phenomenons Almohad Berlioz
2008 Yuro Dash Incredible Famous Roman
2007 New Spice Guyno King Kool Kat
2006 Cats Fun Impact Rating Mr Diagnosis
2005 Plastered Master Minx King’s Carnival
2004 Mr Sandgroper Major Impact Laetare
2003 Shirazamatazz Golden Prospect Sarah’s Spirit
2002 Lord Mason Lakeside Song Edition
2001   ** Race not run **
2000 Dec Magic Edge Mr. Debernals Jeune’s Fantasy
1999 Noble Cavalier Donizetti Prince Of Sin
1998 Matriculate Kim Angel Boss Hogg
1997 Reigning Halo Mystic Chantry Snooping
1996 Capricious Lass Kim Gorgeous Shades Of Savile
1995 Crying Game Djibouti Old Cobber
1994 King Of Saxony Lord Dynasty Cloudy Bay
1993 Leeuwin Concert El Cordero Eagle Road
1992 Georgie Lady Field Officer Classy Dresser
1991 30 Nov Heroicity
1990 1 Dec Star Alert