Australia Stakes Field

The Australia Stakes field attracts some very good quality horses. Raced over 1200m, some fantastic local sprinters can be found in the Australia Stakes field. Over the years, some genuinely skilled horses have appeared in the Australia Stakes field, including Black Caviar (2010, 2012), Let Go Thommo (2008), Hareeba (1995) and All Our Mob (1996). As the race increases in prestige, the Australia Stakes field will no doubt steadily become more renowned.

2017 Australia Stakes Field

The 2017 Australia Stakes field promises another cracker of a race. There are some excellent sprinters, both local and from elsewhere, lining up at the barriers in the 2016 Australia Stakes field. As in previous years, the 2016 Australia Stakes field has attracted some of the best sprinters on hand, making this race a guaranteed show-stopper right down to the post.

The 2017 Australia Stakes field is below.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 212x12129x BLACK HEART BART Darren Weir Brad Rawiller 3 58.5kg 113
2 1x4160x88x TURN ME LOOSE (NZ) Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman Kerrin McEvoy 1 58.5kg 112
3 11619x215x MALAGUERRA Peter Gelagotis Ben Melham 9 58.5kg 112
4 x1610x703x MOURINHO Peter Gelagotis Craig Newitt 6 58.5kg 110
5 12x451008x PALENTINO Darren Weir Damian Lane 5 58.5kg 111
6 70×4367318 IT IS WRITTEN Robbie Griffiths Matthew Allen 7 58.5kg 92
7 133x1111x CHETWOOD John O’Shea James Doyle 8 58.5kg 105
8 x1500x1720 SIRBIBLE Russell Bell Darren Gauci 4 58.5kg 91
9 x114301612 CAVALOCE Will Clarken Dwayne Dunn 10 56.5kg 97
10 7x21x531x PEACOCK John O’Shea Craig Williams 2 55kg 76

As soon as it is available, the 2015 Australia Stakes field will be provided here.

2017 Australia Stakes Nominations

The Australia Stakes nominations usually draw a fairly healthy range of gallopers from a variety of preparations. The 2017 Australia Stakes nominations will be announced a couple of days before the final field is released. This gives punters plenty of time to analyse the form and pick their preferred bets out of the nominations.

The 2017 Australia Stakes nominations are published here.