Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting southwesterly 20/25 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres later in the evening. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Saturday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots early in the morning then tending southerly 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, tending southerly 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 25/30 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/25 knots before dawn. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 14:58 EST
19:00 EST Despite the Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey pushing privatisation incentives, Tasmania's Liberals are sticking with their pre-election promise of not selling public assets, for this term at least.