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Tides for Broome

High Thu 16:00 (7.3m)
Low Thu 22:29 (3.5m)
High Fri 04:44 (7.3m)
Low Fri 11:12 (3.9m)

forecast winds

Thursday: SE 30 kts
Friday: E/SE 30 kts
Saturday: E/SE 30 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Broome in the late morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Cape Leveque during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 15/25 knots reaching 30 knots at times during the morning to early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 10:04 WST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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Cheeky Canberrans disrobe and jump in the lake to mark winter solstice

14:01 EST

It's the shortest day of the year, so why not take off all of your clothes and plunge into the freezing lake to celebrate? That's what a brave group of Canberrans did early on Thursday morning to mark the winter solstice and raise money for charity.

Frosty start to winter solstice

09:57 EST

It was another cold and frosty morning across the southern half a Australia on Thursday as the sun rose on the shortest day of the year.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

09:07 EST

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