Sweet Embrace Stakes
The race is named in honour of Sweet Embrace, winner of the 1967 Golden Slipper Stakes.
- 1979 onwards held over 1200 metres.
- 1979 – 1986 was a Listed Race
- 1987 onwards Group 3
- 1979 - 1998 the race was known as the ‘Sweet Embrace Stakes’
- 1999 the race was known as the ‘Lone Star Steakhouse and Saloon Stakes’
- 2000 onwards the race has been called the ‘Sweet Embrace Stakes’.