The 2017 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival features top class thoroughbred racing action from February to April in Sydney, New South Wales, highlighted by the running of the $4 Million Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes on day two of ‘The Championships’ at Randwick.

First held in 2014, The Championships take place on the first and second Saturday of April each year and attract Australia’s best racehorses, along with any visiting internationals up for the challenge. More than $20 Million in prizemoney is on offer, ensuring high quality, competitive feature racing.

Prior to The Championships commencing, Rosehill racecourse hosts the exciting Golden Slipper Festival in March, featuring the $3.5 Million Group 1 Golden Slipper Stakes for two-year-olds.

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All 2017 Sydney autumn racing carnival races and dates can be found below and check out The Championships website for more details.

Visit leading racing site Horse Racing Info for detailed race information and racing previews for all group races held throughout the season in Australia.

For spring feature racing dates in Melbourne please visit our 2017 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival page.

2017 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival Guide

Friday 13th January 2017 Gosford
Belle Of The Turf Stakes Gr 3 1600m
Saturday 28th January 2017 Rosehill
Expressway Stakes Gr 2 1200m
Canonbury Stakes Gr 3 1100m
Widden Stakes Gr 3 1100m
Saturday 4th February 2017 Randwick
Breeders Classic Gr 2 1200m
Eskimo Prince Stakes Gr 3 1200m
Saturday 11th February 2017 Randwick
Apollo Stakes Gr 2 1400m
Light Fingers Stakes Gr 2 1200m
Southern Cross Stakes Gr 3 1200m
Triscay Stakes Gr 3 1200m
Saturday 18th February 2017 Rosehill
Silver Slipper Stakes Gr 2 1100m
Hobartville Stakes Gr 2 1400m
Millie Fox Stakes Gr 2 1300m
Saturday 25th February 2017 Warwick Farm
Chipping Norton Stakes Gr 1 1600m
Skyline Stakes Gr 2 1200m
Sweet Embrace Stakes Gr 2 1200m
Surround Stakes Gr 2 1400m
Wiggle Stakes Gr 3 1400m
Liverpool City Cup Gr 3 1300m
Saturday 4th March 2017 Randwick
Randwick Guineas Gr 1 1600m
Canterbury Stakes Gr 1 1300m
Challenge Stakes Gr 2 1000m
Todman Slipper Trial Gr 2 1200m
Reisling Slipper Trial Gr 2 1200m
Aspiration Quality Gr 3 1600m
Wenona Girl Handicap Gr 3 1200m
Sunday 5th March 2017 Canberra
Black Opal Stakes Gr 3 1200m
Friday 10th March 2017 Kembla Grange
Keith F Nolan Classic Gr 3 1600m
Saturday 11th March 2017 Rosehill
Coolmore Stud Classic Gr 1 1500m
Ajax Stakes Gr 2 1500m
Phar Lap Stakes Gr 2 1500m
Pago Pago Stakes Gr 2 1200m
Magic Night Stakes Gr 2 1200m
Sky High Stakes Gr 3 1900m
Maurice McCarten Stakes Gr 3 1100m
Thursday 16th March 2017 Newcastle
Newcastle Newmarket Hcp Gr 3 1400m
Saturday 18th March 2017 Rosehill
Golden Slipper Stakes Gr 1 1200m
George Ryder Stakes Gr 1 1500m
Rosehill Guineas Gr 1 2000m
Ranvet Stakes Gr 1 2000m
The Galaxy Gr 1 1100m
NE Manion Cup Gr 3 2400m
Birthday Card Stakes Gr 3 1200m
Epona Stakes Gr 3 1900m
Saturday 25th March 2017 Rosehill
The BMW Gr 1 2400m
Storm Queen Stakes Gr 1 2000m
Tulloch Stakes Gr 2 2000m
Emancipation Stakes Gr 2 1600m
TL Baillieu Handicap Gr 3 1400m
Doncaster Prelude Gr 3 1600m
Star Kingdom Stakes Gr 3 1200m
Neville Sellwood Stakes Gr 3 2000m
Saturday 1st April 2017 Randwick
Doncaster Handicap Gr 1 1600m
TJ Smith Stakes Gr 1 1200m
AJC Australian Derby Gr 1 2400m
AJC Sires Produce Stakes Gr 1 1400m
Chairmans Handicap Gr 2 2600m
Kindergarten Stakes Gr 3 1100m
PJ Bell Stakes Gr 3 1200m
Adrian Knox Stakes Gr 3 2000m
AJC Carbine Club Stakes Gr 3 1600m
Saturday 8th April 2017 Randwick
AJC Queen Elizabeth Stakes Gr 1 2000m
Sydney Cup Gr 1 3200m
AJC Australian Oaks Gr 1 2400m
Queen Of The Turf Stakes Gr 1 1600m
Royal Sovereign Stakes Gr 2 1200m
Sapphire Stakes Gr 2 1200m
Princess Stakes Gr 3 1200m
Saturday 15th April 2017 Randwick
All Aged Stakes Gr 1 1400m
AJC Champagne Stakes Gr 1 1600m
Frank Packer Plate Gr 3 2000m
Hall Mark Stakes Gr 3 1200m
James HB Carr Stakes Gr 3 1400m
JRA Plate Gr 3 2000m
Saturday 29th April 2017 Hawkesbury
Hawkesbury Guineas Gr 3 1400m
Hawkesbury Crown Gr 3 1300m
Hawkesbury Gold Cup Gr 3 1600m
Saturday 13th May 2017 Scone
Dark Jewel Classic Gr 3 1400m

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