Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then tending north to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Byron in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting southeasterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Yamba in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending east to northeasterly around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, tending south to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Thu 10:00 EDT
13:33 EDT It is hoped an exhibition of photographs from one of Queensland's most drought-affected regions will hang in Brisbane's Parliament House to raise awareness about the impact of the dry.