The Roses Race Information

The Roses is a 1800 metre set weights race for three-year-olds run by the Brisbane Racing Club in June. It is held at Eagle Farm as part of the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 2
  • Distance: 1800 metres
  • Conditions: Set weightss, 3YO fillies
  • Track: Eagle Farm Racecourse, Sydney, New South Wales
  • Prizemoney: $250,000
  • Date: Saturday 12 June 2021

The Roses Race History

History coming soon.

The Roses Facts

Fastest time (2000m): Palidamah (2002) 2:01:95

The Roses & Queensland Oaks: Scarlett Lady (2011); Ethereal (2001)

Interesting trivia: 2001 winner Ethereal went on to win the 2001 Caulfield and Melbourne Cups as a four-year-old. 2005 winner Cinque Centro and 2006 winner Gaze went on to quinella the 2007 Doomben Cup.

Past winners of The Roses

Winners of past The Roses include horses that go on to contest the Queensland Oaks

Year Winner Second Third
2020 Vanna Girl Te Akau Shark Eckstein
2019 Etana Aliferous Welsh Legend
2018 Youngstar Another Dollar Highway
2017 Kenedna Oklahoma Girl Perilous Love