Revised Harness Racing Features

Updated 15 April 2020

The 2020 TAB Queensland Constellations will not proceed this year due to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

With strict biosecurity measures currently in place, RQ advised last week that it would be abandoning its up-coming carnivals across its three codes including harness racing.

Presently, the following Sales and QBRED features remain as programmed. They are:

QBRED Feature Night – May 23

  • $50k 3YO Triad Colts & Geldings plus Consolation;
  • $50k 3YO Triad Fillies plus Consolation;
  • $25k 4YO Triad Entires;
  • $25k 4YO Triad Mares;
  • $25k 2YO Breeders Classic Colts & Geldings plus Consolation; and
  • $25k 2YO Breeders Classic Fillies plus Consolation.

Redcliffe Yearling Sale Final - June 19

  • $25k Garrard’s Redcliffe Yearling Sale (3YO) Final.

Redcliffe Yearling Sale Final - June 27

  • $100k Garrard’s Redcliffe Yearling Sale (2YO) Final.

QBRED 2YO Triads – July 25

  • $100k 2YO Triad Colts & Geldings plus Consolation; and
  • $100k 2YO Triad Fillies plus Consolation.

APG Brisbane Sale Final – August 8

  • $100k APG Brisbane Sale 2YO Final.

2YO Trotters Springboard Series – June to July  

  • Heats (June 23, July 7 and July 21); and
  • $15k 2YO Trotters Springboard Series Final (July 31).

3YO Trotters Springboard Series – June to July 

  • Heats (June 5, June 9, July 3 and July 17); and
  • $10k 3YO Trotters Springboard Series Final (July 31).

QBRED 2YO Trotters Triad – 14 Aug 

  • $10k QBRED 2YO Trotters Triad.

QBRED 3YO Trotters Triad – 14 Aug 

  • $10k QBRED 3YO Trotters Triad.
 
Additional features announced on 15 April 2020 include:

RQ has advised that the following additional features will be held for horses already located in Queensland or who meet its ‘permitted inter-state horse’ conditions. The feature races are:

Date

Race

Division

Track

Distance

Prize money

27/06/2020

Redcliffe Gold Cup

Open Disc Hcp

Redcliffe

2613m

$25,630

11/07/2020

Wondais Mate (Open)

Open Disc Hcp

Albion Park

1660m

$20,830

11/07/2020

South East Oaks

3YO Fillies

Albion Park

2138m

$25,630

11/07/2020

Queen Of Hearts Pace

Open Mares

Albion Park

1660m

$20,830

18/07/2020

Mr Feelgood (Open)

Open

Albion Park

2138m

$25,630

18/07/2020

South East Derby

Open 3YO

Albion Park

2138m

$25,630

18/07/2020

Fleur De Lil Ladyship

Open (F & M)

Albion Park

1660m

$25,630

18/07/2020

Trotters Cup

Disc Hcp

Albion Park

2647m

$20,770

25/07/2020

Lucky Creed (Open)

Open

Albion Park

2680m

$25,630

25/07/2020

QLD Trotters Cup

Open (MS) Trot

Albion Park

2138m

$25,740

RQ will now allow conditional horse movement for inter-state standardbreds for the purposes of racing, subject to compliance with its inter-state conditions and transport guidelines.

Click here to see RQ’s permitted inter-state conditions and transport guidelines for standardbreds.