Crown Oaks Tips

2017 VRC Oaks Results

  • 1st: #4 Pinot
  • 2nd: #3 Bring Me Roses
  • 3rd: #6 Hiyaam

The 2017 Crown Oaks tips will be published right here closer to VRC Oaks Day on Thursday November 9, 2017 .

Along with the Melbourne Cup tips, VRC Crown Oaks betting tips are some of the most sought after each spring.

It is generally a very even field of three-year-old staying fillies facing off in the Group 1 $1 million VRC Kennedy Oaks (2500m) field on the Thursday after Melbourne Cup takes place on the first Tuesday of November.

That said, there are some general early Crown Oaks tips and indicators to which filly will join the list of prestigious Crown Oaks winners.

It is also always a good idea to check out the Crown Oaks form guide before backing your selections at

2017 Crown Oaks Tips

Our insider Crown Oaks Tips 2017 will be published closer to Melbourne Cup week 2017 so stay tuned.


  • 1st: #1 ALOISIA ($1.55)
  • 2nd: #2 LUVALUVA ($8.50)
  • 3rd: #5 RIMRAAM ($17)

Read our full 2017 VRC Oaks Betting Tips & Preview, the odds-on favourite Aloisia hard to bet against after her powerhouse performance blitzing the boys in The Vase last time out. Luvluva is out to frank the Wakeful Stakes form after the Derby Day win for the race’s 2013 winning trainer John Sargent, while there’s a bit of value on offer for third placegetter in that same lead-up Rimraam who is yet to finish out of the money in her seven career runs.

Crown Oaks Lead Up Races

There are a number of key lead-up races that can guide punters doing the Crown Oaks tips each spring. The most successful Crown Oaks lead-up race in the past 30 years is the Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m).

From 2009 – 2017 alone the Wakeful Stakes produced four Crown Oaks winners including Kirramosa (2013) who completed the double.

Crown Oaks Favourite

Crown Oaks favourites have a dominant recent record in the race so tipping the top fancy in the Crown Oaks odds has historically been a good tip. Between 2006 – 2017, five Crown Oaks favourites saluted for the punters.

The 2016 Crown Oaks results showed that an upset is possible with the winner Lasqueti Spirit jumping at odds of $101!

If the top fancy in the 2017 Crown Oaks betting markets looks hard to beat and you’re looking for value. Try a number of exotic Crown Oaks betting selections like tipping the Crown Oaks trifecta.

Place Exotic Crown Oaks Bets

For punters chasing a big win there is simply no way past the exotic Crown Oaks bets. Although these bets are slightly more complicated than the standard bets as they can involve two to four horses for every bet, they offer much higher payouts than single bets.

If you don’t feel confident to place an exotic bet on the Crown Oaks, check out our dedicated page on Crown Oaks betting. This page explains the different types of exotic bets you can place on the Crown Oaks, preparing you for big scores at the track. If you want to remove complication completely, use an online bookmaker to place your Crown Oaks exotic bets – the easy to understand instructions will make placing even the most outrageous bet a piece of cake.