A medical emergency is unfolding south of Ulladulla as paramedics treat a five-year-old child pulled from the water.
A NSW Ambulance spokesman said paramedics responded to reports around 5.30pm that a child was drowning. He did not specify the exact location of the emergency.
Several units have responded, including a specialist medical team flown in by helicopter.
The spokesman said the child, in a critical condition, was being treated at the scene.