Held every year in October as the second day of the three day Caulfield Spring Racing Carnival, Thousand Guineas Day offers a quality line up of races for punters and race fans alike.
2016 Thousand Guineas Day Race Card
The 2016 Thousand Guineas race day will likely be the biggest yet, with a reshuffle of the spring racing program resulting in a day packed with ten black-type races. The full details of the Thousand Guineas race card will be released closer to the race, however listed below are the races that are expected to be held at Caulfield on October 8th, 2016.
|Race Name||Status||Distance||Prize Money||Conditions|
|Caulfield Guineas||Group 1||1600m||$1,000,000||3YO SW|
|Caulfield Stakes||Group 1||2000m||$600,000||3YO+ WFA|
|Toorak Handicap||Group 1||1600m||$500,000||Open Hcp|
|Thousand Guineas||Group 1||1600m||$500,000||3YO Fillies SW|
|Schillaci Stakes||Group 2||1000m||$400,000||3YO+ WFA|
|Herbert Power Stakes||Group 2||2400m||$400,000||Open Qlty|
|Thoroughbred Club Stakes||Group 3||1200m||$150,000||3YO Fillies SWP|
|Cape Grim Beef Stakes||Group 3||1200m||$120,000||4YO+ Mares SWP|
|Debutants Stakes||Listed||1000m||$120,000||2YO SW|
|Weekend Hussler Stakes||Listed||1400m||$120,000||Open Hcp|