The Golden Slipper win of Kiamichi will prove a boon for her sire Sidestep who stands in Queensland.
A mix of established performers and untapped talent will fly the flag for trainer Tony Gollan at Doomben.
Queensland's major horse racing clubs say industry stakeholders have lost confidence in the government's handling of racing amid tensions over a strike.
Queensland trainers have stuck to their guns, refusing to nominate horses for the Doomben meeting in protest at the state government's distribution of POC tax.
Queensland harness trainer Rachel Scott has had a 15-month disqualification on a cobalt charge reduced to a three-month suspension.
Group One-placed I'm Belucci gets to a suitable distance for the first time in two years at Doomben.
Brilliant Queensland sprinter Spurcraft has been sent for a spell after suffering a hairline fracture to a splint bone.
Jockey Ryan Maloney has survived a protest to score his first Queensland winner as trainer Toby Edmonds' stable jockey on Ancient Aztec at Ipswich.
Champion trainer Chris Waller looks set to continue his winning roll in winter carnival feature races at Ipswich.
Victorian jockey Ryan Maloney has moved to Queensland preparing for a fresh start when he returns from suspension at the beginning of the new season.
The end of the racing season in Brisbane will confirm several records set during the past 12 months.
Retired Group One winning jockey Maurice Logue has been appointed the new head of education and jockey welfare for Racing Queensland.