Tuesday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Wednesday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres outside the reef, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the evening.Issued Tue 10:00 EST
13:22 EST The Federal Government will hold a roundtable with banks and farmers this afternoon in an attempt to deal with rising debt levels, particularly in drought-affected areas.