In addition to total race prizemoney of $250,000, a $75,000 Bonus will be distributed to the first three all-female owned or leased horses in finishing order in the Magic Millions WA 2YO Classic, being run at Pinjarra in February 2024. To be eligible, the horse must be nominated to the Magic Millions Race Series (Full Series or WA Series), and be 100% owned or leased by all females (conditions apply).
Registrations for the 2024 (2YO) & 2025 (3YO) Magic Millions WA Racing Women’s Bonus close on 1 September 2023
Please complete and submit one registration per horse. The form may be completed by any owner of the horse or by the trainer (or their representative) on behalf of the owner/s. Registrations for all horses targeting the WA Racing Women’s Bonus must be received by Magic Millions by 1 September 2023. Failure to lodge a registration for the Bonus by this date will result in the horse being ineligible to win the WA Racing Women’s Bonus.
Important note re new 3YO WA Racing Women’s Bonus: Submission of this Bonus Registration to Magic Millions by 1 September 2023 will also allow the horse to be eligible for the new $25,000 WA Racing Women’s Bonus on offer in the 2025 $250,000 Magic Millions WA 3YO Trophy (subject to fulfilment of other conditions). You cannot register for the 3YO Bonus to be run in 2025 after 1 September 2023.
The $25,000 3YO Bonus will be distributed in entirety to the first eligible all-female owned or leased horse in finishing order in the Magic Millions WA 3YO Trophy.
2YO Bonus Breakdown
$60,000 1st place (plus trophy of $1,200)
$10,000 2nd place
$5,000 3rd place
3YO Bonus Breakdown
$25,000 1st place (plus trophy of $500)
The WA Racing Women’s Bonus will be deemed Bonus prizemoney in a horse’s official earnings and is therefore subject to standard trainer and jockey deductions.
To be eligible for the $75,000 2YO WA Racing Women’s Bonus in 2024, and $25,000 3YO WA Racing Women’s Bonus in 2025, the horse must be:
- An eligible graduate of a 2023 Magic Millions Yearling Sale and nominated to the Magic Millions Race Series (Full Series or WA Series);
- 100% owned or leased by females;
- The horse must race in 100% female ownership (or lease) at all times prior to and including the running of the Magic Millions WA 2YO Classic in February 2024 and the Magic Millions WA 3YO Trophy in February 2025;
- The ownership (or lease) must remain unchanged from the horse’s first official race start until the time the Bonus is awarded (unless a change of ownership (or lease) is approved by Magic Millions);
- AND – A separate free online Bonus Registration must have been completed and submitted to Magic Millions by 1 September 2023.
The eligible horse(s) must officially finish the race to be eligible to receive the Bonus.
Should an eligible horse be subject to pre or post-race drug testing by the Principal Racing Authority, any Bonus monies will not be distributed until the result of the swab(s) have cleared in accordance with the Australian Rules of Racing.
Should less than three Bonus eligible horses make the starting field in the Magic Millions WA 2YO Classic, the portion of the Bonus not won will be distributed evenly amongst the eligible horse(s) who complete the race.
Should no Bonus eligible horses contest the Magic Millions WA 2YO Classic at Pinjarra in February 2024, or the Magic Millions WA 3YO Trophy in February 2025, the respective Bonus will not be distributed.
If the horse is unnamed at the time of completing this form, by submitting the Bonus Registration, you are acknowledging that the horse will be 100% owned or leased by females when registering the horse with the Registrar of Racehorses.
For further information or enquiries please call Cassandra Simmonds on 07 5504 1220 or email [email protected]
Click here for information on the Gold Coast Racing Women’s Bonus (2YO in 2024 and 3YO in 2025)