Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 0.5 metres. Thursday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the morning then turning westerly during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres. 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 22:01 EST
16:54 EST The Federal Government has brought forward the start date for new farm tax breaks, effective immediately.