Champion trainer Chris Waller is poised to have his first stakes runner in Victoria this season with Kings Will Dream on track to resume at Caulfield.
Australian Derby winner Quick Thinker and stablemate The Chosen One will headline the spring carnival arsenal of trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman.
Outstanding three-year-old Rothfire has starred at the Doomben barrier trials, recording a brilliant all-the-way win in fast time.
Lindsay Park is confident the feet issues which have hampered Cape Of Good Hope have been rectified ahead of his resumption at Caulfield.
Group One winner Tyzone indicated he was on target for an Epsom Handicap campaign with a solid placing in a Gold Coast barrier trial.
Multiple Group One winner Verry Elleegant will return in the Winx Stakes to begin a campaign targeted towards the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups.
The COVID-19 pandemic is likely to keep many of Sydney's best horses at home in the short-term and that holds no concerns for Rosehill trainer Gerald Ryan.
In-form gelding Octane has made a winning return to Victoria to take his record to six victories from seven starts for trainer Phillip Stokes.
Damien Oliver has made a habit of winning the first stakes race of the Victorian season, landing his fifth Aurie's Star Stakes aboard Home Of The Brave.
Trainer Joe Pride has captured his third Missile Stakes crown with recent recruit Eduardo, who has led throughout in the Group Two Rosehill sprint.
The Everest is being proposed as a potential target for speedy colt Anders after he outclassed his rivals to score a comfortable win in The Rosebud.
Co-trainer Michael Kent Junior expects Tavidance to continue to progress through the grades after rebounding from a below-par run with a win at Flemington.
Trainers Ciaron Maher and David Eustace will give in-form stayer Exemplar a chance to qualify for the Melbourne Cup following consecutive wins at Flemington.
Trainer David Payne will consider Group One options in Sydney and Melbourne for Montefilia after her win against older horses at Rosehill.
Untapped filly Tiny has shown tremendous fight to break her maiden at Canterbury and put herself in the mix to join Godolphin's spring team.
Untapped three-year-old Wertheimer will be set on a Victoria Derby path after making a winning debut for new trainers Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young.
Trainer Julius Sandhu will unveil new recruit Trope at Flemington in a race he hopes can be a stepping stone towards Group One targets this spring.
Proven ability on rain-affected ground could be crucial for the Michael and Richard Freedman-trained Prime Star when he resumes in stakes grade at Rosehill.
The Victoria Racing Club has not ruled out having crowds attend the Melbourne spring carnival, pending developments with the COVID-19 situation in the state.
On the back of a successful 2019-20 season, trainer Kris Lees will look to make his presence felt in the Missile Stakes with Le Romain and Special Reward.
Trainers Michael and Richard Freedman want to see a drying track for well-bred mare Juan Diva, who has been slated to resume at Canterbury.
Racing Victoria officials will continue to monitor their biosecurity protocols as they strive to keep the industry buoyant through the coronavirus pandemic.
Brilliant sprinter Nature Strip has indicated he is on target for another lucrative campaign, cruising to a barrier trial victory at Rosehill.
Trainers Peter and Paul Snowden have nominated four horses across the first two black-type races of the Sydney season at Rosehill.
Nature Strip will be the headline act at a star-studded barrier trial session at Rosehill, which also includes Caulfield Cup fancy Master Of Wine.