Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots inshore early in the morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Saturday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots tending south to southwesterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then tending southerly 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Variable below 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 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.