Each Magic Millions Race Series commences on Ballarat Cup Day – a meeting which holds stand-alone Saturday metropolitan status at the end of the Victorian Spring Racing Carnival.
The Magic Millions Ballarat 2YO Classic is an ideal lead up race to earn valuable prizemoney for those targeting the $3 million The Star Gold Coast Magic Millions 2YO Classic. Please note: this race is now run in the standard Victorian left-handed direction with a field capacity of 16 runners. The 2022 edition of the race was won by Sunsource, trained by Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young, who also trained the 2021 victor in the all-female owned Cusack.
The second Magic Millions race on the Ballarat program is for both 3YO & 4YOs – meaning you have another opportunity to participate in the Magic Million Race Series. The Magic Millions Ballarat 3YO & 4YO Classic is of $150,000 in prizemoney.
Please note: the Magic Millions Ballarat 3YO & 4YO Classic will be run under the following set weight conditions:
4YO Entire or Gelding: 59kg
4YO Mare: 57kg
3YO Colt or Gelding: 56kg
3YO Filly: 54kg
As the race is a lead in for the $3 million Gold Coast Magic Millions 3YO Guineas, in the event of a ballot, 3YO horses will be given preference.
Both Magic Millions races at Ballarat include VOBIS Bonuses meaning additional Bonuses per race is available to eligible horses on top of race prizemoney.
For further information on the national program of races or to check if your horse is eligible to compete please email [email protected] or telephone 07 5504 1220.