Wednesday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far east. Thursday: North to northwesterly 10/20 knots tending westerly at night and reaching up to 25 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots becoming westerly 20/30 knots before dawn then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 22:00 EST
16:54 EST The Federal Government has brought forward the start date for new farm tax breaks, effective immediately.