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Tides

Tides for Stanley

High Thu 18:21 (3.5m)
Low Fri 00:59 (0.8m)
High Fri 06:45 (3.3m)
Low Fri 13:19 (0.9m)

forecast winds

Thursday: W 10/15 kts
Friday: W/NW increasing 20/25 kts
Saturday: W 20/25 kts

forecast

Westerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 2 metres south of King Island. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 20/25 knots tending southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning.

Issued Thu 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W

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Cheeky Canberrans disrobe and jump in the lake to mark winter solstice

14:01 EST

It's the shortest day of the year, so why not take off all of your clothes and plunge into the freezing lake to celebrate? That's what a brave group of Canberrans did early on Thursday morning to mark the winter solstice and raise money for charity.

Frosty start to winter solstice

09:57 EST

It was another cold and frosty morning across the southern half a Australia on Thursday as the sun rose on the shortest day of the year.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

09:07 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.