Police remind all boat owners in the Mid North Coast to make sure they remove their fishing and boating equipment from their vessels when not in use.
Thieves target boats on trailers for rods and reels, depth sounders/fishfinders, life jackets, fridges and tackle boxes.
Please put them inside your home, locked cabin or caravan and not in an open annexe.
Weather outlook for the rest of today, Tuesday, is for north to northeasterly winds about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas are around one metre, increasing to 1.5 metres south of Coffs Harbour during the afternoon. The swell is easterly around one metre.
The weather remains partly cloudy.
And longer range: The next southerly change is expected along the southern and central coast tomorrow, Wednesday.