Saturday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon then becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Sunday: Northerly 15/25 knots, 30 knots at times in the afternoon about southern parts. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the day. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 0.5/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Sat 10:00 EDT
07:41 EDT The Primary Industries Minister, Bryan Green, has promised farmers he is close to signing the Federal Government's farm finance package.