Swimmers searched in vain for man who drowned at Wattamolla Lagoon

By Angela Thompson
Updated December 27 2016 - 7:28am, first published December 26 2016 - 6:30pm
EFFORTS IN VAIN: Firefighters and paramedics were called to Wattamolla about 6.45pm. Picture: Facebook
EFFORTS IN VAIN: Firefighters and paramedics were called to Wattamolla about 6.45pm. Picture: Facebook

A man who drowned at a popular Royal National Park swimming spot on Christmas Day spent 30 minutes under the placid water as fellow swimmers tried in vain to find him, a witness says. 

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