Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres near Tasman Island. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 metres. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, tending westerly 2/2.5 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning then tending westerly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Fri 22:01 EDT
18:15 EDT An Australian Urban Search and Rescue taskforce has returned from Vanuatu after a 10-day operation to repair schools and hospitals in Port Vila after Cyclone Pam.