Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook 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 during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore during the late afternoon and evening.Issued Thu 04:01 WST
15:25 EST The Queensland Government is questioning whether 18,000 cattle should be allowed to use the state's stock routes.