Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres inshore. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Thursday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Winds tending westerly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Friday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.Issued Wed 16:06 EST
16:54 EST The Federal Government has brought forward the start date for new farm tax breaks, effective immediately.