Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 35 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots in the morning, tending westerly 15/25 knots late evening. Seas: 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres in the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 10:03 EDT
07:33 EDT Queensland Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne says he isn't "locked into" a revision of the state's vegetation management laws.