Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to below 1 metre north of Yamba. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres. Thursday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Wed 11:20 EDT
11:37 EDT A $5.7 million project to raise the flood levee to protect the southern Queensland town of St George has been officially opened.