Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore. Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.Issued Wed 18:34 EST
17:43 EDT The Federal Agriculture Minister says he's working hard to finalise arrangements for the new concessional loan scheme.