Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by evening. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots tending southeast to southwesterly in the afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Winds reaching 30 knots offshore south of Merimbula in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 10/15 knots, increasing to 20/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Fri 10:40 EDT
10:37 EDT The Federal Coalition says Tasmanian Agriculture Minister Bryan Green is having a hissy fit over the Farm Finance package on offer.