Tasmania gets to showcase their talent during the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival held in February each year.
The island state only hosts a handful of group and listed races each year with the Group 3 Hobart Cup being the highlight of their Summer Carnival.
Tasmanian Derby day kicks off the three week carnival at Hobart Racecourse. The listed Tasmanian Derby is worth $150,000 while the Group 3 Bow Mistress Trophy is also run on the same day.
Launceston Cup day at Launceston racecourse wraps up the Summer Carnival with the $200,000 Launceston Cup being the feature race on the day.
Both Launceston and Hobart race clubs host listed stakes races during the months of November and December.
Tasmania Group Three Races
|Feb 7, 2020||Hobart||Bow Mistress Trophy||1200m||$125,000|
|Feb 9, 2020||Hobart||Hobart Cup||2400m||$200,000|
|Feb 23, 2020||Launceston||Vamos Stakes||1400m||$125,000|
|Feb 26, 2020||Launceston||Launceston Cup||2400m||$200,000|
Tasmania Listed and Restricted Races
|Nov 13, 2019||Launceston||Launceston Newmarket Handicap||1200m||$100,000|
|Dec 4, 2019||Launceston||Conquering Stakes||1400m||$100,000|
|Dec 18, 2019||Hobart||Tasmanian Stakes||1600m||$100,000|
|Jan 10, 2020||Hobart||Tasmanian Guineas||1600m||$100,000|
|Jan 26, 2020||Hobart||Hobart Guineas||2100m||$100,000|
|Feb 7, 2020||Hobart||Tasmanian Derby||2200m||$100,000|
|Feb 9, 2020||Hobart||Thomas Lyons Stakes||1400m||$100,000|
|Feb 9, 2020||Hobart||Strutt Stakes||2100m||$100,000|
|Feb 9, 2020||Hobart||Elwick Stakes||1100m||$100,000|
|Feb 23, 2020||Launceston||Tasmanian Oaks||2100m||$100,000|
|Feb 26, 2020||Launceston||Gold Sovereign Stakes||1200m||$100,000|
|Feb 26, 2020||Launceston||Mowbray Stakes||1600m||$100,000|
Please note: Not all group, listed and feature races are currently listed. The dates, racecourse and prize money for races are not always correct and are subject to change.