Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly in the middle of the day and reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the south late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Saturday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots early in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning west to southwesterly 25/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres.Issued Fri 10:05 EST
07:25 EST The Hunter Valley town of Dungog, which was devastated by last month's storms and flooding, is kicking off its annual music festival today.