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.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Melbourne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||11||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 20||88||NNW 17||83|
||8||11||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 21||84||NNW 18||82|
||8||13||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 25||78||N 25||67|
||6||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 22||78||N 23||72|
||5||8||90%||1-5mm||Slight||N 11||82||NNW 9||82|
||6||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 12||76||N 14||68|
||6||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 24||81||NNW 24||65|
||7||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 13||91||N 15||71|
||6||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 18||92||NNW 21||72|
||4||11||90%||1-5mm||Slight||N 10||91||N 16||75|
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).