Randwick racecourse is located in Sydney, Australia. This racecourse is run and operated by the Australian Turf Club. The racecourse was opened in 1833. The racecourse is known for hosting various races throughout the year. However, other events like concerts are held in the racecourse.
Races held in the racecourses
There are many horse races that are held in the racecourse with many of those races being held during the month of April. The races include but are not limited to;
Australian Derby; this is a race that is ranked in the group 1 horse race. The race is open to horses that are three years and above. It is usually held during the month of April every year. The horses involved in the races usually compete through a 2400 meter distance. The race was inaugurated in the 1861 and it was known as the AJC Randwick racecourse. The name was later changed to Australian Derby in 1865.
Australian Oaks; this is a group 1 horse race. The race is opened to the three years old and is held during the months of April every year. The name of the race has changed three times. When the race started it was known as the AJC Oaks. The name was later changed to Adrian Knox Oaks Stakes which was a name they used up to 1956. In 1994 the name later changed to AJC Australian Oaks.
Queen Elizabeth Stakes; this is a group 1 horse race that is open to horses that are three years old and above. The race runs over a 2400 meters distance. It is an annual event and is usually held during the months of April.
Other races that held in the racecourse include; All aged stakes, AJC sires produce stakes, champagne stakes, flight stakes just to mention a few.
|1||AJC Queen Elizabeth Stakes||Open||Open||wfa||2000||April|
|1||AJC Sires Produce Stakes||2YO||Open||sw||1400||April|
|1||All Aged Stakes||Open||Open||wfa||1400||April|
|1||George Main Stakes||Open||Open||wfa||1600||September|
|1||Queen Of The Turf Stakes||3YO+||F&M||qlty||1600||April|
|1||Spring Champion Stakes||3YO||Open||sw||2000||October|
|1||T J Smith Stakes||Open||Open||wfa||1200||April|
|1||AJC Metropolitan Handicap||Open||Open||hcp||2400||October|
|2||AJC Chairmans Handicap||Open||Open||hcp||2600||April|
|1000m||0:55.920||13/03/2010||De Lightning Ridge|
|1200m||1:08.150||07/09/2013||That’s a Good Idea|
|1400m||1:21.030||05/09/2009||More Than Great|