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Robert A. Lee Stakes

The Robert A. Lee Stakes is a Group 3 Australian Thoroughbred horse race for horses aged 3 years old and over, over a distance of 1600 metres (just less than a mile).

It is held annually at Morphettville Racecourse in Adelaide.

Race history

1979 onwards held over 1600m.

1979 – 2005 was a Listed Race
2006 onwards Group 3

1979 - 1994 the race was known as the ‘Robert A. Lee Stakes’
1995 - 1999 the race was known as the ‘City of Adelaide Handicap’
2001 - 2002 the race was known as the ‘Pope Packaging Trophy’
2003 - 2005 the race was known as the ‘Pope Packaging Stakes’
2006 onwards the race has been called the ‘Robert A. Lee Stakes’.

The winners

  • 2010 - Majestic Music [1]
  • 2009 - Serious Speed [2]
  • 2008 - Autumn Jeuney [3]
  • 2007 - Brockman’s Lass
  • 2006 - Life’s A Bounty
  • 2005 - Sassbee
  • 2004 - Fly For Me
  • 2003 - Sylvaner
  • 2002 - Sylvaner
  • 2001 - Typhoon Barney
  • 2000 - race not held
  • 1999 - Prince Llaroo
  • 1998 - Corregidor
  • 1997 - Bacy’s Brother
  • 1996 - Yarli Gold
  • 1995 - Twilight Precieux
  • 1994 - Master Tambo
  • 1993 - Leggings
  • 1992 - Pay The Kings
  • 1991 - Pacific
  • 1990 - Neja
  • 1989 - Blast The Glass
  • 1988 - Blast The Glass
  • 1987 - Regal For Me
  • 1986 - Knight Of Avon
  • 1985 - Mrs. Fitzherbet
  • 1984 - Royal Balladeer
  • 1983 - Writ ‘N’ Wonder
  • 1982 - Find The Gold
  • 1981 - Welkin Light
  • 1980 - Flanders Fields
  • 1979 - Lavadina

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