Rosehill Gardens Racecourse

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Rosehill Gardens Racecourse

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Rosehill garden racecourse is operated by the Australian Turf club. It is one of the racecourses located in Western Sydney, Australia. The racecourse is close to the CBD and race lovers can access the racecourse via the Rosehill railway station.

Races held in Rosehill

There are many races that are held in the racecourse throughout the year. Most of the races however are held during the months of March and April.

  • Gold slipper Stakes; this is one of the main events that are held in the race course. This race is open to horses that are two years and above. The horses run over a distance of 1200 meters. The race is held on the first Saturday of the Month of April every year.
  • Canterbury Stakes; this race is ranked as a group 1 horse race. The race is opened to horses that are three years old and above who race over a 1300 meter distance. The race was inaugurated in 1929.
  • Rosehill Guineas; this race was inaugurated in 1910 and it is open to three year old horses. The race is ranked as a group 1 horse race. The race is held annually during the month of March.
  • George Ryder Stakes; the race was previously known as the railway stakes. The race was renamed and adapted the name George Ryder who was the race administrator. This is a group 1 horse race and is opened to horses that are three years old and above. The horses run over a1500 meter distance. The race is held every year during the month of April.
  • Other races held in the racecourse include; Rawson Stakes, storm queen stakes, the galaxy, Apollo stakes, Hill stakes, Magic night stakes, Coolmore Classic, Ajax Stakes just to mention a few.

Grp Race Name Age Sex Weight Distance Date
1 Canterbury Stakes 3YO Open wfa 1300 March
1 George Ryder Stakes Open Open wfa 1500 April
1 Golden Slipper Stakes 2YO Open sw 1200 April
1 Rawson Stakes Open Open wfa 2000 March
1 Rosehill Guineas 3YO Open sw 2000 March
1 Storm Queen Stakes 3YO Fillies sw 2000 April
1 T A D Kennedy Stakes Open F&M qlty 1500 March
1 The BMW Stakes Open Open wfa 2400 April
1 The Galaxy Open Open hcp 1100 March
2 Ajax Stakes Open Open qlty 1500 March
2 Apollo Stakes 3YO+ Open wfa 1400 February
2 Hill Stakes 3YO+ Open wfa 1900 September
2 Hobartville Stakes 3YO Open sw 1400 March
2 Magic Night Stakes 2YO Fillies sw 1200 March
2 Pago Pago Stakes 2YO C&G sw 1200 March
2 Phar Lap Stakes 3YO Open sw 1500 March
2 Premiere Stakes 3YO+ Open wfa 1200 August
2 Reisling Stakes 2YO Fillies sw 1200 March
2 Shannon Stakes 3YO+ Open qlty 1500 September

Distance Record Time Date Horse
1100m 1:02.510 24/02/2007 Westicaro
1200m 1:08.390 01/03/1997 All Our Mob
1300m 1:15.080 08/09/1990 Alquoz
1350m 1:18.420 19/11/1994 Loretta’s Wish
1400m 1:21.380 22/10/2011 Somepin Anypin
1500m 1:27.210 21/03/1998 Shindig
1750m 1:45.620 16/09/1989 Riverina Charm
1800m 1:47.990 01/03/1997 Intergaze
1900m 1:53.960 01/04/1995 Balmeressa
2000m 1:59.990 01/04/1995 Danewin
2400m 2:25.780 03/04/2004 Grand Zulu
3200m 3:23.700 19/05/1979 Kilmallock Boy
3200m 3:29.400 12/11/1988 Doctor Sam