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Tides for Warrnambool

Low Fri 19:03 EDT (0.6m)
High Sat 00:39 EDT (0.8m)
Low Sat 06:13 EDT (0.6m)
High Sat 12:28 EDT (0.9m)

Tides for Portland

Low Fri 19:03 EDT (0.5m)
High Sat 00:39 EDT (0.7m)
Low Sat 06:13 EDT (0.5m)
High Sat 12:28 EDT (0.8m)

forecast winds

Friday: E/SE increasing 15/20 kts
Saturday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: SW 10/15 kts


East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the morning and increasing to 15/20 knots in the afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending variable around 10 knots in the middle of the day with afternoon seabreezes 10/15 knots inshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Variable winds to 10 knots tending northwest during the morning before tending southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres.

Issued Fri 05:10 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

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14:41 EDT

Residents of Sunset Strip southeast of Broken Hill are gearing up to host the town's first open day this weekend, aimed at pitching the lakeside settlement to prospective home buyers.

Tasmanian farmers describe the seasonal outlook as serious after a series of significant below average seasons

14:31 EDT

Three seasons of significantly below average rainfall across much of Tasmania has created a serious situation for farmers, according to the Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association (TFGA).