Doncaster Mile 2023 Tips & Betting Advice

One of Australia's finest mile races, the Doncaster Mile is the top-tier event of the opening day of The Championships.

Worth $3 million, The Doncaster is one of the most highly sought after prizes on the autumn racing calendar.

Doncaster Mile Information

  • DateSat 30 Mar, 2024
  • Race Time06:15
  • RacecourseRandwick
  • Race Distance1600 metres
  • ConditionsOpen Handicap
  • StatusGroup 1
  • Prize Money$1,500,000

Doncaster Mile 2023 Betting Odds

There are currently no betting odds available for the 2023 Doncaster Handicap.

Doncaster Mile 2023 Bookie Offers

Doncaster Mile bookie offers are almost always offered by the corporate bookmakers who should offer their customers plenty of cash back opportunities.

Our trusted online bookmakers will deliver Doncaster Mile bookie offers as the race approaches.

Doncaster Mile 2023 Free Bets

Australian online bookmakers are unable to offer Doncaster Mile free bets but keep an eye out with your bookmaker to see if any promotions are offered on Sydney's premier mile event.

Doncaster Mile History

The Doncaster Mile is one of Sydney's most enduring races and the pinnacle of the Championships day one.

Also known as the Doncaster Handicap, the Mile was previously held every Easter Monday but was moved to be one of the showpeice events of the Championships, the grand final of autumn racing in Sydney.

First run and won back in 1866, the Doncaster Mile has seen some of the greatest ever horses salute in this event including Super Impose, Sunline and the champion Winx.

$3 million is the total prize pool of the Doncaster Mile, with the winner gaining a ballot exempt entry into the Queen Elizabeth Stakes.

Doncaster Mile 2023 Field

We will have the full Doncaster Mile field here once the competitors are finalised.

Doncaster Mile 2023 Form Guide

The Doncaster Mile is a target event for just about every 1600m horse in the country.

The George Ryder Stakes is a key lead in race given that over half of the last 16 winners in this race have gone on to claim the Doncaster Mile. The other traditional lead in is the Ranvet Stakes, that, while over the 2000m trip, is a key indicator of future Doncaster success.

Remember to check in the lead up to the Doncaster Mile for tips and an in depth look at the final field.

Doncaster Mile Previous Winners

2022Mr Brightside
2018Happy Clapper
2017It's Somewhat
2014Sacred Falls
2013Sacred Falls
2012More Joyous
2011Sacred Choice
2009Vision And Power
2008Triple Honour
2006Racing To Win
2004Private Steer
2003Grand Armee
2001Assertive Lad

Doncaster Mile 2023 Live Streaming

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Doncaster Mile Fixtures

The Doncaster Mile fixture is below. These are subject to change.

Race 1: Widden Kindergarden Stakes
Race 2: Carbine Club Stakes
Race 3: Adrian Knox Stakes
Race 4: Country Championships Final
Race 5: Chairman's Quality
Race 6: Inglis' Sires
Race 7: Australian Derby
Race 8: TJ Smith Stakes
Race 9: Doncaster Mile
Race 10: PJ Bell Stakes

Doncaster Mile 2023 Barrier Draw

We will update this page as soon as the 2023 Doncaster Mile barrier draw becomes available.

Doncaster Mile 2022 Result

1st - Mr Brightside
2nd - I'm Thunderstruck
3rd - Icebath

Doncaster Mile 2023 Bet Of The Day

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Doncaster Mile FAQ

When is the 2023 Doncaster Mile?

The Doncaster Mile is the centrepiece of the opening day of the Championships and is the ninth race on the card.
In 2023 the Doncaster Mile falls on Saturday, April 1, 2022.

How can I bet on the 2023 Doncaster Mile?

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Who should I bet on in the 2023 Doncaster Mile?

The team at will deliver your wagering strategy, up to the minute form guides and Doncaster Mile 2023 betting tips ahead of the feature.

What race is the Doncaster Mile on the program?

The Doncaster Mile is the penultimate race on day one of the Championships and the final Group One race of the day, making it the ninth event on the card.

What track hosts the Doncaster Mile?

The Championships is held annually at Royal Randwick racecourse, which is located in Sydney Australia.

Who won the 2022 Doncaster Mile?

Mr Brightside took out the Doncaster Mile in 2022.

What is the prize money of the Doncaster Mile?

The total prize pool for the Doncaster Mile is $3 million.
It is the second richest mile contest in Australia behind the All Star Mile.

What distance is the Doncaster Mile?

The Doncaster Mile is a 1600m race that is held every year at Royal Randwick racecourse in Sydney.

What trainer has won the Doncaster Mile the most times?

Legendary trainer TJ Smith has taken out the Doncaster Mile seven times, the most of any trainer.