MEDIA RELEASE: Darley extends long-term partnership with Scone Race Club ahead of the returned two-day carnival

Celebrating a long-standing, 20-plus year partnership, Darley will again join the Scone Race Club as its headline sponsor for 2022.

 The two-day Darley Scone Cup Carnival returns to its home track with $1.95 million in prize money and 18 races conducted across the two days.

 “We are thrilled to sign on with the Scone Race Club and continue our support of the Club and the Hunter region,” said Godolphin Australia’s Managing Director Vin Cox.

 “We recognise the Hunter Valley as being a significant contributor to the thoroughbred industry and it’s imperative that the Scone Cup Carnival is celebrated and its community supported to ensure the continued recognition, both nationally and internationally, of the role the Hunter Valley plays in the world-renowned Australian thoroughbred industry.”

 The two-day Scone Cup Carnival begins on Friday, 13 May headlined by the Listed Darley Scone Cup, Darley Marquee and a Darley stallion nomination donated to the silent auction, while Saturday, 14 May sees the running of the five Stakes races to conclude another great year of country racing.

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