North to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Port Macquarie. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Fri 04:10 EST
07:25 EST The Hunter Valley town of Dungog, which was devastated by last month's storms and flooding, is kicking off its annual music festival today.