Ladbrokes Golden Easter Egg Prelude x 4 5th Grade Stake 520m (Best 32 greyhounds nominated plus reserves that are 5th Grade.
Greyhounds may compete in more than one Prelude but winners (including dead-heaters) of any Prelude are not eligible to contest further Preludes. Greyhounds winning a Prelude will be granted Priority Entry if nominated for the Heats of the Ladbrokes Golden Easter Egg.
Prize money: $4,800 / $1,480 / $1,100
Gold Cup Non-graded Heats 720m (As determined by nominations) (Group 3 - Best 24 greyhounds plus reserves as determined under GRNSW TAB Grading Policy. Where less than 24 noms are received, the NSW GBOTA and GRNSW reserve the right to reduce the number of heats to be conducted. . Priority entry granted to nominated greyhounds that have won a Group event of not less than 595m in the 12 months prior to close of nominations. Balance of fields for heats will be determined by top down grading based on the GRNSW Grading Policy. Heat field composition shall have top 25% seeded, determined using GRNSW pointscore system, no guard to apply to top 25%. Balance of fields determined by Blind Draw; guarding to apply.
Prize money: $6,200 / $1,900 / $1,430
Date of Final: 30 Mar 2019
Final Prize Money: $25,000