Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms contracting offshore during the evening. Outlook Friday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the morning and afternoon. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Thu 04:10 EDT
17:43 EDT The Federal Agriculture Minister says he's working hard to finalise arrangements for the new concessional loan scheme.