Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog inland early this morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.
Monday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the morning. Possible hail. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||17||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 4||100||W 12||62|
||10||18||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 2||100||WSW 8||75|
||9||18||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 6||100||W 13||66|
||13||18||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 10||76||W 16||60|
||12||18||60%||1-5mm||Nil||S 10||96||WSW 16||69|
||6||18||60%||< 1mm||Nil||Calm||100||WSW 7||63|
||10||18||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 5||99||W 12||64|
||9||16||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 4||93||WNW 11||64|
||11||17||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 6||84||WNW 12||60|
||11||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 9||81||W 15||62|
The Federal Government has released the long awaited , which it had promised to deliver within 12 months of the 2013 election.
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.
Farm groups have welcomed the Federal Government's plan for Australia's agricultural future, particularly tax reforms and changes to Farm Management Deposits (FMD).