BOM promises farmers better seasonal forecasting


Farmers and growers often find themselves at the mercy of Mother Nature, but her movements are about to become easier to predict with improved seasonal forecasting. The Bureau of Meteorology will invest $3.3 million to improve the accuracy and frequency of seasonal projections in order to aid … [Read more...]

Have backup accommodation this cyclone season

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‘I’ll Be There for You’ is not just the title of the theme from Friends, it’s also a good idea this cyclone season. As we approach that time of year once again the Whitsundays Regional Council is reminding us to have an outlet in the event of bad weather, particularly those in low lying coastal … [Read more...]