Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Friday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending northwesterly in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre, then tending west to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres.Issued Thu 16:02 WST
15:25 EST The Queensland Government is questioning whether 18,000 cattle should be allowed to use the state's stock routes.