Golden Eagle Tips & Betting Advice

The newest major race on the Australian racing calendar, the Golden Eagle is a $7.5 feature for the four-year-olds.

Ran at Rosehill on the same afternoon as the Victoria Derby, the Golden Eagle is another high priced Sydney event that clashes with a traditional Melbourne racing day.

Golden Eagle Betting Tips

Our Golden Eagle betting tips can be found below:

Golden Eagle Betting Odds

The Golden Eagle odds will be released prior to the event.

There's currently pre-nom odds out for this race but given how fickle the field could be it is better to wait for some kind of confirmation before outlaying some of your hard earned.

Golden Eagle Information


  • DateSat 31 Oct, 2020
  • Race Time05:00
  • RacecourseRosehill
  • Race Distance1500 metres
  • Conditions4yo Set Weights
  • StatusGroup 1
  • Prize Money$7,500,000

Golden Eagle Bookie Offers

Golden Eagle bookie offers are typically delivered by the bookmakers in the lead up to the big races.

The following online companies should deliver offers on this massive event.

Golden Eagle Free Bets

Online bookmakers are no longer allowed to offer free bets under state legislation, which means you are out of luck if you are after Golden Eagle free bets.

Golden Eagle History

The Golden Eagle is Australia's newest race which has given a huge incentive for owners to resist allure from studs and continue racing colts into their four-year-old season.

Ran over the distance of 1500 metres at Rosehill Racecourse, the prizemoney is $7.5 million and runs for the first time ever in 2019.

Golden Eagle Previous Winners

Year
Horse
2019Kolding

Golden Eagle Field

Golden Eagle field will be finalised leading up to the mile race, most likely a week in advance of the race date.

Check back in late October for the complete GOlden Eagle field.

Golden Eagle Form Guide

The Golden Eagle runs for the first time in 2019 so we'll get a better idea of key lead in races and patterns to follow after the inaugural running.

What we do know is that the race was set about to keep the best four-year-old colts in work for longer, so keeping an eye on which of the guys are tracking towards this race and not into the stud barn is imperative. 

Check back closer to the event running for our detailed Golden Eagle form guide.

Golden Eagle Live Streaming

Those want to experience Golden Eagle live stream can do so by signing up at BetEasy.

BetEasy offers live streaming on all Australian thoroughbred races, including every race of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival.

Golden Eagle Fixtures

The full Golden Eagle fixture is yet to be announced.

Check back closer to the race day for the full Golden Eagle race day.

Golden Eagle Barrier Draw

The Golden Eagle barrier draw should take place in the days leading into the event.

Check back in the week leading up to the sprinting event for a look at Golden Eagle barrier draw.

Golden Eagle 2019 Result

1st - Kolding
2nd - Sunlight
3rd - Mizzy
Kolding
Glen Boss riding Kolding wins the 2019 Golden Eagle (Getty Images)

Golden Eagle Bet Of The Day

Without acceptances it is hard to predict which way Golden Eagle will line up, 

Check back here when the field looks close to being settled for our Golden Eagle bet of the day.

Golden Eagle Social News

To get all the Golden Eagle Stakes social news your best bet is the visit the Rosehill social media channels.

Randwick Twitter account can be found at @rosehillgardens while their Facebook page is at Rosehill Gardens.

Golden Eagle FAQ

How to bet on the 2020 Golden Eagle?

To place a bet on the Golden Eagle you'll need to be signed up with an online bookmaker.

Corporates provide betting markets on the Golden Eagle well in advance of the race date. 

Bookmakers also offer best tote and fixed odds markets in the week leading up to the event so all you need to do is have an account with money deposited in and you're ready to wager on the Golden Eagle.

Who to bet on in the 2020 Golden Eagle?

The Golden Eagle is a set-weights race for four-year-olds which means it is restricted to that age only.

Our experts pride themselves on providing winners for not just this feature event but for all the major races throughout the year, so check out our tips page to back yourself a winner.

Best way to bet on the Golden Eagle?

Signing up with an online bookmaker to avoid the queues down at your local pub and club is the way to go.

These days you can deposit and bet from the comfort of your couch which means all you have to do is sign up, credit your account and you are ready to go.

How to live stream the Golden Eagle?

Punters wanting to live stream the Golden Eagle can get all the information they need on how to do it by visiting our live streaming information hub.

When is the 2020 Golden Eagle?

The first-ever Golden Eagle runs on Saturday November 1, 2020, the same date as the Victoria Derby is conducted in Melbourne.

This is part of the newly revamped Sydney Spring Carnival, which is aimming to wrestle away some of the fanfare from Melbourne's Spring Racing Carnival.

How long is the Golden Eagle?

The Golden Eagle is run over the 1500m distance and is worth $4.1 million to the winner.
 
Races at this distance typically go for a minute and a half, but we'll get a better idea of what to expect after the inaugural running of the event.

Where is the Golden Eagle ran?

The Golden Eagle runs for the first time ever at Rosehill Gardens, one of Sydney's premier racecourses.

What time is the 2020 Golden Eagle?

There has not been an official announcement on when the 2020 Golden Eagle will run, but our best estimate will be a mid-to-late afternoon, close to 4pm AEDT start time for the inaugural running. 

Who won the 2019 Golden Eagle?

Kolding won the first ever running of the Golden Eagle, running down Sunlight in the final 100m to claim a  famous win.

What is the prize money for the Golden Eagle?

The total prize pool for the Golden Eagle is $7.5 million, with $4.1 million going to the winner.

Of the prize money allocated, 10 per cent will go towards a charity that each runner has nominated, with the approval of Racing NSW.