Star Kingdom Stakes Race Information

The Star Kingdom Stakes is a 1200 metre set quality handicap race run by the Australian Turf Club in late March. It is held at Rosehill as part of the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 3
  • Distance: 1200 metres
  • Conditions: Quality handicap, 3YO & upwards
  • Track: Rosehill Racecourse, Sydney, New South Wales
  • Prizemoney: $250,000
  • Date: Saturday 30 March 2024

Star Kingdom Stakes Race History

See the 2024 Star Kingdom Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2023 Star Kingdom Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2022 Star Kingdom Stakes Preview and results.

Star Kingdom sired the first 5 winners of the Golden Slipper.

Normally it is raced on Tancred Stakes day as part of a super Saturday with 8 Group races. In 2022 the meeting was abandoned after race 3 and the remaining Group races, including this, were held at Newcastle the following Monday.

Useful Facts

Last mare to win: Siren’s Fury (2019)

Last 3YO to win: C&G  – Taikun (2004); Filly – none

Multiple winners: Swift Alliance (2010 & 2011); Bradshaw (2002 & 2003); Friend’s Venture (1992 & 1993),

Fastest time (1200m): Malaguerra (2016) 1:09:43

Interesting trivia:

Past winners of the Star Kingdom Stakes

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

Year Winner Second Third
2024 Bandi’s Boy Malkovich Roots
2023 Bacchanalia Clemenceau Coal Crusher
2022 Gem Song Exoboom Art Cadeau
2021 Signore Fox Wisdom Of Water Roheryn
2020 Vegadaze Manicure Kementari
2019 Siren’s Fury Manuel Ardrossan
2018 Spright Dothraki Bolero King
2017 Jungle Edge Dal Cielo Impending
2016 Malaguerra Target In Sight Coolring
2015 Generalife Target In Sight Hot Snitzel
2014 Flamberge Hot Snitzel Bennetta
2013 Hot Snitzel Smokin’ Joey See The World
2012 Zaratone Winter King Master Of Design
2011 Swift Alliance News Alert Cardinal Virtue
2010 Swift Alliance Welkom Gold Typhoon Zed
2009 The Jackal Black Prince Kiloton
2008 Hoystar Strong Choice Master Magic
2007 Posadas Century Serb New Edge
2006 Mustard Shannon Bank Denmarket
2005 Red Oog Presently Damigos
2004 Taikun Bradshaw Naden
2003 Bradshaw Into The Night Pompeii
2002 Bradshaw Canny Fly Pembleton
2001 Camena Steel City Cosset
2000 King Of Acapulco Bradshaw Stanzaic
1999 Return To Go Catalan Opening Just Like Crystal
1998 Hockney Hot As Hell Regal Curator
1997 Citi Success Montana Sands Another Victor
1996 Moss Rocket Identikit Batwing
1995 Legal Agent Vibrant Delight Marcede
1994 Jetball Clan O’Sullivan Welsh Miner
1993 Friend’s Venture Sublimate Classic Magic
1992 Friend’s Venture Noble Lancer Final Card
1991 Kessem The Bullfighter Sanction
1990 Investor West Dancer Boasting
1989 Magic Gleam Ima Carpenter Lygon Arms
1988 Lunch On Sunday Nova Edition Rendoo
1987 Targlish Riverdale Tricycle
1986 At Sea Foystaan Foreign Edition
1985 Gunyatti Nosey Parker Market Report
1984 Manuan Mr. Illusion Rosebrook
1983 Bronze Spirit Honest Promise Rubens
1982 Bold Jet Manuan Lady Betwixt
1981 Bemboka Yacht Grey Receiver Yir Tiz
1980 Radiant Echo Robrick Star Painted Red
1979 The Judge Bernard Fei Ma