Victory Stakes Race Information

The Victory Stakes is a 1200 metre set weight race run by the Brisbane Racing Club in April. 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: $250,000
  • Date: Saturday 1 May 2021

Victory Stakes Race History

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
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