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Tides for Maroochydore

Low Fri 11:49 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 18:00 EST (1.6m)
Low Sat 00:24 EST (0.3m)
High Sat 06:29 EST (1.4m)

Tides for Gold Coast

Low Fri 11:50 EST (0.3m)
High Fri 18:10 EST (1.3m)
Low Sat 00:28 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 06:43 EST (1.2m)

forecast winds

Friday: E 20/25 kts
Saturday: E 15/20 kts
Sunday: E/NE 10/15 kts


Easterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Sunday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.

Issued Fri 06:01 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SSE

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Weather News

Aurora Australis puts on a show

11:14 EDT

The last few nights have brought a spectacular light show to Tasmania, southern Victoria and New Zealand, with the potential for more to come over the next few weeks.

Grantham floods inquiry: Denis Wagner considers legal options after report finds quarry impact 'insignificant'

07:47 EDT

The former owner of the Grantham quarry is considering his legal options after an inquiry found it did not contribute to the town's deadly 2011 floods.

Grantham floods inquiry: Quarry played 'insignificant' role in disaster, commission rules

19:22 EDT

The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has ruled the Grantham quarry played little role in the deadly 2011 flood and its owners were unjustly blamed.