This is the opening salvo of seven great winter carnival meetings across the Brisbane Racing Club's Eagle Farm and Doomben Racecourses.
The major race on this day is the Group 2 Queensland Guineas, a 1600 metres set weight event for three-year-olds over 1600 metres with prizemoney of $350,00. First run in 1896 the Guineas was switched from the spring to the winter in 1984.
The honour roll features two subsequent Caulfield Cup winners Paris Lane and Cole Diesel. Also on this card is the Group 2 Victory Stakes run at weight-for-age over 1200 metres.
Eagle Farm Racecourse will come alive with a myriad of flavours, outstanding hospitality, stunning fashion and live entertainment to create memorable moments.
Packages include vibrant cocktail parties to fine dining and everything in between. Register your details through the website to receive hospitality information.