Godolphin colt Astern is the $1.60 favourite to win Saturday's Group Two Roman Consul Stakes at Randwick.
Trainers Danny O'Brien and Mark Kavanagh have been left to count the cost of their cobalt disqualifications as their appeals continue.
Godolphin's Hartnell heads the market for the Turnbull Stakes, his first Group One race of the spring, after two dominant stakes wins.
Chris Waller-trained filly Omei Sword has been made odds-on favourite to win the Group One Flight Stakes at Randwick.
Trainer Gerald Ryan is hoping two-year-old Condor Heroes can live up to his barrier trial win ahead of his debut in the Breeders' Plate.