Thursday: Southerly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres. Caution: Large swells breaking dangerously close inshore in the afternoon and evening. Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres around midday. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms, mainly offshore. Caution: Large swells breaking dangerously close inshore. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending east to southeasterly in the middle of the day. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 2.5/3 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore early in the morning. Caution: Large swells breaking dangerously close inshore. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 25/30 knots during the afternoon and possibly reaching 35 knots. Seas: Up to 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southeasterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the evening. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms.Issued Thu 16:05 EST
15:25 EST The Queensland Government is questioning whether 18,000 cattle should be allowed to use the state's stock routes.