William Crockett Stakes Race Information

The William Crockett Stakes is a 1200 metre set weights plus penalties race for three-year-old fillies run by the Moonee Valley Racing Club in late October. It is held at Moonee Valley as part of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Listed
  • Distance: 1200 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, 3YO fillies
  • Track: Moonee Valley Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $175,000
  • Date: Saturday 28 October 2023

William Crockett Stakes Race History

See the 2023 William Crockett Stakes Preview and results

See the 2022 William Crockett Stakes Preview and results

See the 2020 William Crockett Stakes Preview and results

The race was held over 1000m  then was increased to 1200m in 2007. In 2009 Black Caviar won this race at her third race start.

It used to be held in August but is now on Cox Plate day in October.

Useful Facts

Fastest time (1200m): Blondie (2017) 1:10:10

Interesting trivia: Michael Rodd won this race for 3 consecutive years (2010, 2011 & 2012) for three different trainers

Past winners of the William Crockett Stakes

Winners of past William Crockett Stakes include Black Caviar.

Year Winner Second Third
2023 Gumdrops Saltaire Sheva
2022 Wee Nessy Bay Thirteen Birdies Galore
2021 Dream Queen Our Heidi New York Baby
2020 La Mexicana Twain’s Express Highly Discreet
2019 Broadwayandfourth Niccovi Villami
2018 Beauty Rainbow Girl Illuminaire
2017 Blondie Tarcoola Spirit Demerara
2016 Sweet Sherry Prompt Response Overstep
2015 Lake Geneva Valley Sweetheart Serene Majesty
2014 Tawteen More Radiant London Lolly
2013 Minaj Romancingthestone The Messina Nymph
2012 Angelic Light Agueda Saturn Rock
2011 Kneeling Hallowell Belle Classic Elle
2010 Dutchy’s Lass Cristallo Parisian Sunrise
2009 Black Caviar Miraculous Miss Orbiting Belle
2008 Taameer Romneya Augusta Proud
2007 Royal Asscher Gladwell Antarctic Miss
2006 Permaiscuous Industrious Follow The Till
2005 Jadescent Testa Reale Freestyle
2004 Bleveeka Cascade Emerald Hollow Bullet
2003 Dilly Dally Carlton Spirit Arena Star
2002 Innovation Girl Before Too Long Vegas Show
2001 Golden Delicious Raja Lane Hello Boys
2000 Whattaroa Little Miss Marnie Aragonce
1999 Stella Artois Skates Gilded Angel