In todays’ race from Mildura 30/09/2012, 1104 WPF birds, 395 Geelong birds and app. 800 Greater Melbourne birds were released at 7.45 am. Conditions at the race point were mainly clear with some cloud cover, with a 10 km/p/h Southwesterley wind. Once released, all birds cleared the race point within three minutes. For the trip home birds are expected to encounter Southwesterley winds of 15-25 km/p/h with winds turning West/Southwesterly 20-30km/p/h closer to home. Maximum expected temperature for Victoria today is 15 deg. Best wishes to all.
Remember production of clocks is within one and a half hours of clocking.
For the outside Federations, the co-ordinates are the same as last week:
Latitude: -34, 11, 09.4
Longtitude: 142, 10, 07.6