Wednesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots tending westerly 30/40 knots early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Thursday: Westerly 20/30 knots, reaching 35 knots offshore and in the south until late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the evening.Issued Wed 10:07 EST
11:53 EST Dungog Council says it is working on an emergency access road to the small village of Torryburn, after its only access bridge was washed away in last month's flood.