Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Cloudy. Patches of frost in the east in the early morning. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning.
Monday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Light winds.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-1||7||80%||10-20mm||Severe||NNW 4||100||NE 4||91|
||-2||7||90%||10-20mm||Severe||WNW 7||90||NE 8||84|
||0||8||90%||-||High||WNW 5||95||ESE 4||82|
Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.
The Federal Government has released the long awaited , which it had promised to deliver within 12 months of the 2013 election.
Farm groups have welcomed the Federal Government's plan for Australia's agricultural future, particularly tax reforms and changes to Farm Management Deposits (FMD).