Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h later.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 17||87||WNW 15||63|
||8||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 18||82||WNW 16||67|
||5||13||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 22||88||WNW 22||61|
||5||12||90%||1-5mm||Slight||N 18||94||WNW 21||64|
||2||9||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||N 8||100||WNW 8||73|
||5||13||90%||1-5mm||Slight||N 10||92||WNW 12||57|
||5||13||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 21||84||WNW 22||55|
||5||13||90%||1-5mm||Slight||N 10||100||WNW 14||61|
||5||13||90%||1-5mm||Slight||NNW 14||93||WNW 20||61|
||4||13||90%||1-5mm||Slight||N 9||100||NNW 14||62|
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).