Victory Stakes Race Information

The Victory Stakes is a 1200 metre set weight race run by the Brisbane Racing Club in late April or early May. It is held at Eagle Farm as part of the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 2
  • Distance: 1200 metres
  • Conditions: Weight for age, 3YO & upwards
  • Track: Eagle Farm Racecourse, Brisbane, Queensland
  • Prizemoney: $300,000
  • Date: Saturday 4 May 2024

Victory Stakes Race History

See the 2024 Victory Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2023 Victory Stakes Preview and results.

See the 2022 Victory Stakes Preview and results.

The winner is exempt from the ballot and any penalty for the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap.

History coming soon.

Victory Stakes Facts

Last mare to win: I Am Excited (2019)

Last 3YO to win: C&G – Buffering (2011); Filly – Wager (2005)

Multiple winners: Buffering (2011 & 2013); Swiss Ace (2008 & 2009);

Fastest time (1200m): Buffering (2013) 1:08:54

Interesting trivia: Previously known as the Sir Byrne Hart Stakes.

Past winners of the Victory Stakes

Winners of past Victory Stakes include horses that go on to contest the Stradbroke Handicap, the Doomben 10,000 or the Doomben Cup.

Year Winner Second Third
2024 Antino Wee Nessy Golden Mile
2023 Rothfire King Of Sparta Prince Of Boom
2022 Count De Rupee Scallopini Jamaea
2021 Niccanova Vega One Pennino
2020 Victorem Niccanova Deep Image
2019 I Am Excited Redzel Jonker
2018 Impending Most Important I Am Excited
2017 Music Magnate Hopfgarten Miss Cover Girl
2016 Fell Swoop
2015 Srikandi Ball Of Muscle Dances On Stars
2014 Temple Of Boom Spirit Of Boom Snitzerland
2013 Buffering Spirit Of Boom Albrecht
2012  ** Race not run **
2011 Buffering Atomic Force Azzaland
2010 Ghetto Blaster The Jackal Albert The Fat
2009 Swiss Ace Sniper’s Bullet Red Element
2008 Swiss Ace Atapi Dance The Waves
2007 Mitanni Anwaar Tellem
2006 All Bar One Falaise Impaler
2005 Wager Deuxieme Dezigna
2004 Only Words Our Egyptian Raine Defier
2003 Tit For Taat Scenic Peak Mr Bureaucrat
2002 Mr Bureaucrat Salgado Faiza
2001 Make Mine Magic Play Station Camerena
2000 Cheiron Narwong City Fair
1999 Roulette Marble Halls Paris Dream
1998 Summer Beau Quick Flick Super Dane
1997 Quick Flick Jarrodane Shame
1996  ** Race not run **
1995 Pride Of Rancho Gnusept Bowral
1994 Lets Hurry Try And Remember Yarradorf
1993 Chortle Rough Habit Pharaoh
1992 Majestic Boy Lets Hurry Big Dreams
1991 Rough Habit Post Elect Stargazer
1990 Noble Clubs Notorius Deed Sioux Chief
1989 Groucho Our Poetic Prince Don’t Play
1988 Finezza Belle Atatari Dazzling Duke
1987 Joindre Tristram’s Edition Delphi Dazzle