She's had a race named after her, a stamp honouring her, was only the third horse inducted into the Racing Hall of Fame while still running, is rated the best racehorse in the world and even Randwick was renamed Randwinx on Saturday.
The seven-year-old, who survived a scare on Thursday when kicking out at railings and leaving a hole in an advertising board after her final gallop, came with her customary run from half a mile out, as the grandstands began to erupt.
"[I'm] so proud to be a part of it".
Bowman settled Winx in sixth place in the nine-horse field and he made his run on her at the 600-metre mark.
'I was fortunate enough to witness Winx's historical win today, ' she said. "It has been very real for me all day, with the amount of people here, it is just unbelievable", he told the Seven Network. "Everyone watching around the world", he said.More news: Powerful storm hits Franklin, Texas, causing widespread damage today
Winx had had another Group One win in the George Ryder Stakes at Sydney's Rosehill on March 23 and overall had 37 wins from 43 starts.
"America, Europe. Africa. All over Australia".
She smashed legendary sprinter Black Caviar's Australian win record last August when making it 26 in a row, and surpassed retired northern hemisphere jumper Hurricane Fly's then-record 22 Group One victories at the Chipping Norton Stakes last month.
"I hadn't thought about winning a race like today ever in my lifetime".
The world's top-rated turf horse sprinted home in front of 50,000 people at Royal Randwick in Sydney.More news: The Newest: Fed rate cut easing is wanted by Trump
He said it was a special moment to share the win with Winx's fans around the country.
"The public realize the incredible history they have witnessed today".
"I can't describe her in words but thank you for appreciating her for what she is", he told 7 Racing.
No, Hughie, she's not just a horse.
'The fact that she was able to do exactly what was required of her - and charm the whole Vogue team in the process - did not surprise her owners and is why they believe she manages to inspire everyday Australians who have nothing to do with the sport, ' she said.More news: Klopp delighted with Liverpool captain Henderson in advanced role