Queen Of The South Stakes Race Information

The Queen Of The South Stakes is a 1600 metre set weights plus penalties race for fillies and mares run by the South Australian Jockey Club in early May. It is run at Morphettville as part of the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 2
  • Distance: 1600 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, Fillies & mares 3YO & upwards
  • Track: Morphettville Racecourse, Adelaide, South Australia
  • Prizemoney: $275,000 ($175,000 in 2020)
  • Date: Saturday 1 May 2021

Queen Of The South Stakes Race History

Coming soon.

Queen Of The South Facts

Last 3YO filly to win; Music Bay (2019)

Multiple winners: Sylvaner (2002 & 2003); Shavano Miss (1991 & 1992); Memphis Blues (1989 & 1990)

Fastest time (1600m): Shavano Miss (1991) 1:34:55

Leading trainer: Colin Hayes trained six winners between 1981 and 1990.

Interesting trivia: Prizemoney was reduced in 2020 because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Past winners of the Queen Of The South Stakes

Winners of past Queen Of The South Stakes include many great mares.

Year Winner Second Third
2020 Shrouded In Mist Seabrook Fidelia
2019 Music Bay Snogging Clearly
2018 French Emotion Tahanee Shenandoah
2017 Amelie’s Star Have Another Glass Miles Of Krishan