Australasian Oaks

The 2016 Australasian Oaks, also known as the Schweppes Oaks, is a Group 1 race held at Morphettville in Adelaide on Saturday 7 May 2016.

Australasian Oaks News

2017 Australasian Oaks Target for The Vanity Winner Kenedna

2017 Australasian Oaks Target for The Vanity Winner Kenedna

Master trainer Darren Weir named the Australasian Oaks 2017 in Adelaide this May as a likely target for his improving filly Kenedna after her impressive win in Flemington’s The Vanity.

The 2017 Schweppes Oaks in Adelaide calls for The Vanity winner Kenedna. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Coming off a third over 1400m at Caulfield on Australia Day, the daughter ...

The Australasian Oaks 2016, also registered as the Schweppes Oaks, is a Group 1 race run over 2000m at Morphettville Racecourse in Adelaide. Held in March during the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival, the set weight race is open to three-year-old fillies and runs on Robert Sangster Stakes Day which is also Sydney Cup Day in New South Wales.

Offering $400,000 in prize money the Australasian Oaks is also a nice lead-up to the Queensland Oaks held in Brisbane during the winter carnival in June.

The 2016 Australasian Oaks will be run on Saturday 7th May 2016.

Australasian Oaks
Date: Saturday 7th May 2016
Track: Morphettville Racecourse, Adelaide
Distance: 2000m
Race Type: 3YO Filly Set Weight
Status: Group 1
Prizemoney: $400,000

2016 Australasian Oaks Field

Below is the complete field published for the 2016 Australasian Oaks.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 25444x3N80 PASADENA GIRL (NZ) David Hayes & Tom Dabernig Damian Lane 6 56kg 95
2 3201×42121 ARCADIA DREAM Grant Williams William Pike 20 56kg 87
3 11393 BELIEVE Anthony Cummings Kerrin McEvoy 14 56kg 86
4 12217×5548 SACRED EYE David Hayes & Tom Dabernig Dwayne Dunn 17 56kg 85
5 217×13717 FIRST IMPRESSIONS (NZ) Grant Williams Glenn Smith 12 56kg 82
6 3234×1121 SILENT SEDITION Andrew Noblet Craig Williams 7 56kg 81
7 6440×15112 C’EST BEAU LA VIE Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas Jason Holder 13 56kg 79
8 0264×09811 BENGAL CAT John Sadler Thomas Sadler (a) 19 56kg 78
9 114374 ASINARA John O’Shea Damien Oliver 18 56kg 77
10 42182×4523 COMPRENDE Phillip Stokes Dom Tourneur 15 56kg 73
11 0x3211x961 LOPARTEGA Doug Harrison Ibrahim Gundogdu 5 56kg 71
12 55212×4440 BELUGA BLUE SABOIS Bonus Scheme Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas Clare Lindop 10 56kg 70
13 4x111x7470 JACQUI’S JOY (NZ) Mitchell Beer & Max Hinton Mark Zahra 9 56kg 70
14 11 ABBEY MARIE Michael Kent Luke Nolen 3 56kg 69
15 7696×60907 THE GREY FLASH SABIS Bonus Scheme Breeder Paid Only Robbie Laing Joe Bowditch 2 56kg 67
16 326223624 RIVERINA BELLA John & Chris Ledger Craig Newitt 8 56kg 60
17e 7×85321 CAMARI (NZ) James Cummings Glyn Schofield 16 56kg 65
18e 6x5212x633 SHE’S GOT SPEED Danny O’Brien Glen Boss 1 56kg 64
19e 57×31220 ARTESIAN John O’Shea Ms Jamie Kah 11 56kg 64
20e 2302×32158 STREET SPUN David Brideoake Daniel Moor 4 56kg 63

2016 Australasian Oaks Nominations

Below are the nominations for the 2016 Australasian Oaks.

Australasian Oaks History

The Australasian Oaks is a relatively new race which was first held in 1982. The first winner of the race was Rose Of Kingston, the dam to Melbourne Cup winner Kingston Rule. The race is known for producing great staying horses with many going on to place well in the Caulfield Cup. 2008 winner Zarita went on to beat the colts and geldings in the Group 1 SA Derby (2500m), which is held during the same carnival.

Australasian Oaks Results since 2000

Year Place Horse Time
Australasian Oaks
1st Abbey Marie 2 minutes 04.1 seconds
2nd Silent Sedition
3rd C’est Beau La Vie
Australasian Oaks
1st Delicacy 2 minutes 03.3 seconds
2nd Fenway
3rd Bahamas
Australasian Oaks
1st May’s Dream 2 minutes 04.85 seconds
2nd Star Fashion
3rd Scratchy Bottom
Australasian Oaks
1st Maybe Discreet 2 minutes 07.02 seconds
2nd Grand Daughter
3rd La Zuma
Australasian Oaks
1st Invest 2 minutes 06.93 seconds
2nd Our Miss Jones
3rd Essence
Australasian Oaks
1st Lights Of Heaven 2 minutes 05.3 seconds
2nd Absolutely
3rd Southern Speed
Australasian Oaks
1st Small Minds 2 minutes 06.4 seconds
2nd No Evidence Needed
3rd Ipioga
Australasian Oaks
1st Gallica 2 minutes 3.8 seconds
2nd Estee
3rd Miss Lily Rose
Australasian Oaks
1st Zarita 2 minutes 4.3 seconds
2nd Moment In Time
3rd Queen Of Queens
Australasian Oaks
1st Anamato 2 minutes 2.2 seconds
2nd Cancanelle
3rd Devil Moon
Australasian Oaks
1st Marju Snip 2 minutes 4.4 seconds
2nd Zenarta
3rd Fanciful Bella
Australasian Oaks
1st Irish Darling 2 minutes 4.4 seconds
2nd Kylikwong
3rd Hveger
Australasian Oaks
1st Rinky Dink 2 minutes 4.3 seconds
2nd Star Of Grechen
3rd Dane Belltar
Australasian Oaks
1st Sound Action 2 minutes 5.1 seconds
2nd Milanova
3rd Great Anna
Australasian Oaks
1st Tully Thunder 2 minutes 3.3 seconds
2nd Shes Archie
3rd Arboretum
Australasian Oaks
1st Tempest Morn 2 minutes 7.1 seconds
2nd South Sea Pearl
3rd Glitzy Guru
Australasian Oaks
1st Grand Echezeaux 2 minutes 4.3 seconds
2nd Umaline
3rd Porto Roca