Race Series General Information

My Opportunity

23 races across six states of Australia – including the expansion from January 2023 with the exciting addition of two new feature races – $1m Magic Millions The Syndicate (3YOs & up, 1200m, for horses owned by a minimum of 20 individual registered owners and/or syndicate members) and the $500,000 Magic Millions The Debut (2YOs, 900m, for first-starters). 

My Quality

Six races recognised with Restricted Listed black type

My Reward

More than $14 million in prizemoney and bonuses on offer nationally including the $11.75 million Raceday on the Gold Coast!  The Magic Millions Race Series is the world’s richest and best sales restricted series.

My Race Series

Magic Millions Promo,Jeep_11-01-2014_GEN_Gold Coast__581Don’t miss your chance to participate in the fun and excitement of the Magic Millions Race Series and share in the opportunity to compete for huge prizemoney year after year.

Nomination is exclusive to horses which were sold or passed in as a yearling at a recognised Magic Millions Yearling Sale (live auction format only) and nominated to the Race Series.

The Magic Millions Race Series is not just one raceday or one race. As well as our world renowned showcase Gold Coast races conducted across two consecutive Saturdays book-ending January’s Gold Coast Yearling Sale, we hold feature events each racing season at Ballarat (VIC), Wyong (NSW), Pinjarra (WA), Murray Bridge (SA) and Launceston (TAS).

Races are programmed for 2YOs and up from 1000m-2200m. View the national program of races for the current racing season here.

View information on how to nominate and the nomination fees here

Please contact Cassandra Simmonds on 07 5504 1220 or email [email protected] for detailed information and enquiries on the Magic Millions Race Series.

Please note: Any horse(s) sold as a yearling through a sale conducted or promoted by an auction house other than Magic Millions will be deemed ineligible for the Magic Millions Race Series. Magic Millions reserves the right to reject any Nomination or extend the time to lodge such nomination for the Magic Millions Race Series and to change the venue, details and date of any race in the Magic Millions Race Series in its absolute discretion and without being obliged to give any reason therefore.

Magic Millions Racing Women

Nominating your yearling to the full Race Series is also the only way to get involved in our world-first incentive to promote the growth of female participation in the industry, specifically female racehorse ownership – the Magic Millions Racing Women’s Bonus.

Since 2013, in addition to the $2,000,000 prizemoney in the Magic Millions 2YO Classic, a $500,000 Bonus has been distributed to the connections of the first four all female owned or leased horses in finishing order.

2YO Racing Women’s Bonus Distribution – $500,000

1st – $325,000 (65%) plus $3,000 trophy
2nd – $100,000 (20%)
3rd – $50,000 (10%)
4th – $25,000 (5%)

The Magic Millions Racing Women’s Bonus of $500,000 will again be on offer in the 2023 The Star Gold Coast Magic Millions 2YO Classic so don’t forget to nominate your 2022 yearling purchases! 

In January 2020, the Racing Women’s Bonus expanded to include an annual $250,000 3YO Bonus, on offer to the first four eligible all female owned or leased horses in the $2m Gold Coast Magic Millions 3YO Guineas.

There is now $750,000 in Racing Women’s Bonuses on offer annually at The Star Gold Coast Magic Millions Raceday!

3YO Racing Women’s Bonus Distribution – $250,000

1st – $162,500 (65%) plus $1,500 trophy
2nd – $50,000 (20%)
3rd – $25,000 (10%)
4th – $12,500 (5%)

Note: a free online registration for all horses targeting the above 2YO & 3YO Gold Coast Racing Women’s Bonuses must be submitted to Magic Millions by the prescribed deadline annually. View further general information on Magic Millions Racing Women here.

Annual Racing Women’s Bonuses are now also on offer on Magic Millions 2YO races conducted in Tasmania (Launceston) and WA (Pinjarra).