Friday: Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Port Kembla in the late morning. Winds turning south to southwesterly during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore north of Point Perpendicular. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular in the morning. Winds shifting east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, tending southerly 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending north to northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Fri 11:42 EDT
12:52 EDT The Lizard Island Resort off Cape York in far north Queensland says it should be able to announce a new reopening date within a fortnight.