Winners

Herbert Power Stakes winners receive ballot exemption into the Melbourne Cup, so the race is very closely watched. Many Herbert Power Stakes winners take advantage of their ballot exemption and go on to compete at the Melbourne Cup. Because of the ballot exemption, Herbert Power Stakes results are awaited with great anticipation each year.

Notable Herbert Power Stakes winners include Poseidon (1906, 1907), Rising Fast (1955), Rogan Josh (1999) and Sea Moon (2013).

Herbert Power Stakes winners since 2000 and their winning times are listed below.

Herbert Power Stakes Winners

Year Winner Time
2016 Assign 2:29.1
2015 Amralah 2:27.7
2014 Big Memory 2:26.7
2013 Sea Moon 2:29.98
2012 Shahwardi 2:28.8
2011 Shewan 2:30.7
2010 Linton 2:29.4
2009 Alcopop 2:27.2
2008 Dolphin Jo 2:30.2
2007 Master O’Reilly 2:30.0
2006 Growl 2:29.3
2005 Leica Falcon 2:29.5
2004 Rizon 2:31.7
2003 Yakama 2:30.7
2002 The Secondmortgage 2:29.8
2001 Freemason 2:30.7
2000 Majestic Avenue 2:31.4