The Weather predicted for Saturday on parts of the journey has 70% chance of rain with head winds for the whole distance. With this in mind the liberation committee have made the decision to postpone the race until Sunday. The transporter will pick up at normal times on Friday.
Northern Rivers: Sunday 28 August: Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds south westerly 15 to 25 km/h tending southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s. Mid North Coast: Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds northwest to south westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Hunter: Partly cloudy. Light winds.