Eagle farm racecourse

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Eagle farm racecourse

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The Eagle farm racecourse was started back in 1863 and it is listed as a cultural property. The Eagle farm racecourse is located in Brisbane, Australia. The race course has a 2, 027 meters and a finish straight of 434 meters. The horses racing in the racecourse run in a clockwise direction.

Races held in the racecourse

The races that are held in the racecourse are held during the months of May to July of every year. However, most of the races are held during the month of June. The races include;

  • The Sir Byrne Hart Stakes; this race is also known as the Victoria stakes. This race falls under group 2 horse race. The horses run over a distance of 1200 meters.
  • Queens Derby; this is a race that is held under the Brisbane Racing club group 1. This is a closed race and it is open to horses that are three years old and above. The race runs over a 2400 meter distance.
  • Queensland Oaks; this is also a group 1 horse race. The horses run over a distance of 2400 meters at the racecourse.
  • Stradbroke handicap; the race runs over a distance of 1400 meters and the race falls under the group 1 horse race.
  • The J.J Atkins; a group 1 horse race and is usually open to the two year old horses. The horses usually run over a 1600 meter distance.
  • Tattersall’s Tiara; this is also a group 1 horse race. The distance of the race is 1400 meters.
  • Brisbane cup; this is a group 2 horse race. The horse is open to horses that are three years old and above.
  • Eagle farm cup; this is also group 2 horse race and it is open to horses that are three years old and above.
  • Turf Monthly Queens’s Cup

Grp Race Name Age Sex Weight Distance Date
1 Queensland Derby 3YO Open sw 2400 June
1 Queensland Oaks 3YO Fillies sw 2400 June
1 Stradbroke Handicap Open Open hcp 1400 June
1 The T J Smith 2YO Open hcp 1600 June
1 Winter Stakes Open Open wfa 1400 June
2 Brisbane Cup Open Open hcp 2400 June
2 P J O’Shea Stakes Open Open wfa 2400 June
2 QTC Cup Open Open hcp 1300 June
2 QTC Sires Produce Stakes 2YO Open sw 1400 June
2 Queensland Guineas 3YO Open sw 1600 June
2 Sir Byrne Hart Stakes Open Open wfa 1200 May
3 Dane Ripper Quality Open F&M qlty 1400 June
3 Grand Prix Stakes 3YO Open hcp 2100 June
3 Tattersall’s Cup Open Open hcp 2200 June
3 W J Healy Stakes Open Open hcp 1200 June
2 Turf Monthly Queen’s Cup Open Open hcp 3200 July

Distance Record Time Date Horse
1000m 0:55.990 23/01/2010 Azzaland
1200m 1:08.100 02/06/2001 Century Kid
1300m 1:14.800 13/06/2005 Mitanni
1400m 1:20.200 06/06/1998 Toledo
1500m 1:27.500 26/12/2003 Western Brace
1600m 1:33.000 13/06/1994 Just a Printer
1800m 1:47.350 12/08/2006 Bikkie Tin Blues
1810m 1:48.000 13/08/2003 Top Marc
1849m 1:54.700 02/07/2003 Show Martial
2100m 2:07.100 19/02/2005 Celtic Trial
2150m 2:11.500 16/05/2004 Lawler
2200m 2:12.000 10/06/1995 Czar Oak
2400m 2:25.200 09/06/2001 De Gaulle Lane
3200m 3:15.700 13/06/1994 Sky Flyer