Racing industry heavyweights signalling extreme measures like strike action are on the cards if plan goes ahead.
Parience key as Roger James takes time to hit new season straps.
Trackwork from a wet and windy Auckland-Waikato region on Tuesday.
Almost to a horse, they will return to Hastings next month to challenge Kawi in the Windsor Park Plate.
Aussie trainer Sam Kavanagh found guilty on all bar one of the 24 charges levelled against him in cobalt saga.