Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for EdenHigh Sat 10:04 EST (1.4m)
Low Sat 15:34 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 21:57 EST (1.9m)
Low Sun 04:45 EST (0.2m)
Tides for Lakes EntranceHigh Sat 10:38 EST (0.7m)
Low Sat 16:08 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 22:31 EST (0.8m)
Low Sun 05:19 EST (0.2m)
forecast windsSaturday: W 30 kts
Sunday: W 15/25 kts
Monday: W increasing 15/25 kts
Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far west in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Monday: Westerly 10/15 knots increasing 15/20 knots over southern waters. Wind increasing 15/25 knots from late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore.Issued Sat 05:10 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for the Central Coast, Central & East Gippsland Coasts
View all current warnings
Agriculture white paper: Drought relief, dams key focus of Coalition's blueprint for rural Australia
More money for dams, extra drought relief and measures to boost the returns to farmers from sales at home and abroad are part of the Federal Government's long-awaited blueprint for agriculture.
Following a strong cold front which swept over southeastern parts of the nation yesterday, cool air settled under clear skies over parts of the sunshine state.
The Federal Government's White Paper on the Competitiveness of Australia's agriculture sector, to be released on the weekend, will drive long-term agricultural policies.