Wednesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Thursday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning north to northeasterly in the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots early in the morning, then north to northeasterly 15/20 knots by the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Wed 22:00 EDT
17:43 EDT The Federal Agriculture Minister says he's working hard to finalise arrangements for the new concessional loan scheme.