Tristarc Stakes

Looking for early info on this year’s Tristarc Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.

Tristarc Stakes, Caulfield

Run over 1,400 metres, the Tristarc Stakes is a Group 2 race taking place at Caulfield Racecourse. With a $200,000 prize purse, it attracts some of Australia’s best mares.

Starting out as a Listed Race, this race was upgraded to Group 3 status in 1994, followed by Group 2 status in 2005.

This race serves as a good lead up for the Empire Rose Stakes.

Tristarc Stakes 2019 – Quick Information

  • Race Day: Saturday, October 19th, 2019
  • Track Location: Caulfield Racecourse
  • Track Surface: Turf
  • Track Direction: Left-handed
  • Race Distance: 1,400 metres
  • Weight Conditions: Set weights (plus penalties)
  • Qualification: Four year olds and over (mares only)
  • Type: Thoroughbred
  • Grade: Group 2
  • Prize Purse: $300,000
  • Inaugural Race: 1982

Tristarc Stakes Betting

There are many different ways to bet on the Tristarc Stakes, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:

Bet Type How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Tristarc Stakes
Win Bet Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s race.
Place Bet Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s race. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.
Each-Way Bet If your runner finishes 1st in the this race, you will collect both the Win and the Place dividend. If your horse finishes 2nd or 3rd you will collect the Place dividend.
Quinella Bet You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in any order, within this race in order to win the Quinella.
Exacta Bet You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in the correct order, within this race to win the Exacta.
Trifecta Bet You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within this race to win the Trifecta.
First Four You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within this race to win the First 4.
Quadrella Bet (Quaddie) You must select the winners of four nominated races to win the Quaddie. This means you would have to select three other races apart from the Tristarc Stakes, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.

How To Bet On The Tristarc Stakes

  1. Log in at
  2. Make a deposit, using your credit card, PayPal or other safe electronic method
  3. Make sure to check out form guide, once it’s released
  4. Decide what kind of bet you’re going to place (Win, Place, Each-Way, Trifecta + more betting options, please read our section on Tristarc Stakes Betting above).
  5. Select the horse(s) for the race.

Tristarc Stakes 2019 Odds

Early market odds are displayed below. If you would like to know the current odds, you can check our live market for the 2019 edition of the Tristarc Stakes here. 

(Please note that the odds below are from 02/10/2019, prior to acceptances).

All In Win Odds Place Odds

Which Horse Will Win The Tristarc Stakes

The best way to pick who will win the Tristarc Stakes is to take into account the form, assess the barriers, consider the weight the horse will carry, among other factors.

Additional factors to take into considerations are as follows:

  • Favourite Fail Rate – This race is not typically won by the favourite. You should be able to consider horses offering bigger odds.
  • Group 1 Performers – Expect to see some mares downgrading for this race.

Tristarc Stakes Favourites

Early favourites include TBA #1, TBA #2 and TBA #3.

Tristarc Stakes 2019 Field

Once nominations are released. we will display the 16 most likely runners to make the field below.

Tristarc Stakes 2019 Tips

Favourite: TBA.

Best Bet: TBA.

Best Roughie: TBA.

Tristarc Stakes Race Day

Race day takes place on Saturday, the 19th of October, 2019.

Tristarc Stakes Barrier Draw

The 2019 Tristarc Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race.

Tristarc Stakes Nominations

Nominations close by 12:00 PM on Monday, the 14th of October, 2019.

Tristarc Stakes Weights

Set weight plus penalties apply to this race. Final weights will be announced by 4:00 PM on Monday, the 14th of October, 2019.

Tristarc Stakes Acceptances

Acceptances must be declared before 9:30 AM on Wednesday, the 16th of October, 2019.

Tristarc Stakes Jockeys

The final riders announcement is at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, the 16th of
October, 2019.

Tristarc Stakes Scratchings

Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Saturday, the 19th of October, 2019.

Tristarc Stakes Prize Money

The Tristarc Stakes prize purse is worth $300,000 in total, distributed from places first through to eighth.

Place Prize Money
1st $180,000
2nd $54,000
3rd $27,000
4th $13,500
5th $7,500
6th $6,000
7th $6,000
8th $6,000

Tristarc Stakes Race Number

The Tristarc Stakes is race number 10 on Saturday, the 19th of October, 2019. There are ten races in total that day at Caulfield Racecourse.

Tristarc Stakes Form Guide

The final form guide will be available the week of the race. You can check our full form guide closer to race day to see if the form guide for 2019’s Tristarc Stakes has been released.

Tristarc Stakes Live

You can watch or listen to the 2019 Tristarc Stakes live, across the following mediums.

Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)

Radio: Radio Sport National

Tristarc Stakes Winners

Winners of the Tristarc Stakes for the past five years are displayed in the table below. 

Year Winner Trainer Jockey Weight Time
2018 Shumookh Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Tim Clark 57.5 kgs 1:25.68
2017 Global Glamour Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Tim Clark 58.5 kgs 1:23.80
2016 First Seal John Thompson Blake Shinn 58.5 kgs 1:25.14
2015 La Passe Darren Weir Michelle Payne 57.5 kgs 1:23.77
2014 Sweet Idea Gai Waterhouse Tommy Berry 57.5 kgs 1:25.42
2013 Red Tracer Chris Waller Nash Rawiller 58 kgs 1:23.16
2012 Streama Guy Walter Hugh Bowman 58 kgs 1:24.76
2011 More Joyous Gai Waterhouse Nash Rawiller 58.5 kgs 1:22.89
2010 Culminate Darren Weir Michael Walker 56.5 kgs 1:26.51
2009 Typhoon Tracy Peter Moody Luke Nolen 57.5 kgs 1:22.89
2008 Mimi Lebrock Bart Cummings Michael Rodd 57.5 kgs 1:23.38
2007 Miss Fantabulous David Hayes Michael Rodd 54.5 kgs 1:23.07
2006 Nuclear Free John Blacker Darren Beadman 54 kgs 1:23.07
2005 Infinite Grace John Symons Scott Seamer 57 kgs 1:22.19
2004 Our Egyptian Raine(Nz) Grahame Begg Nash Rawiller 58.5 kgs 1:24.50
2003 Infinite Grace John Symons Greg Childs 54 kgs 1:23.07
2002 Reactive Brian Mayfield-Smith Reece Wheeler 55.5 kgs 1:23.62
2001 Pernod Michael Moroney Kerrin McEvoy 55.5 kgs 1:24.28
2000 Lady Marion Dean Lawson Kerrin McEvoy 55.5 kgs 1:23.07
1999 Bonanova Grahame Begg Jim Cassidy 58.5 kgs 1:24.83