Wednesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Thursday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning westerly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 4 metres offshore during the evening.Issued Wed 16:50 EDT
17:43 EDT The Federal Agriculture Minister says he's working hard to finalise arrangements for the new concessional loan scheme.