The Golden Rose Stakes is held at the serene and picturesque Rosehill Gardens Racecourse situated in Sydney, Australia. The venue is world famous as it also hosts the highly watched Golden Slipper Stakes.
The Golden Rose Stakes is a set weight ATC group 1 race. The 1400 meters race is open to all thoroughbred horses that are aged 3 years. The total prize money in offer is A$1 million.
The inaugural race was held in the year 1978. Till the year 2002 the race was known as the Peter Pan Stakes. It was named after the 2 time Melbourne cup winner Peter Pan. In the year 2003 it was renamed the Golden Rose Stakes.