Drowned boy's father in court over Peggy's Reef, Bulli boating tragedy

Angela Thompson
By Angela Thompson
Updated June 15 2021 - 10:34am, first published 8:00am
Onlookers gather at Waniora Point as a rescue helicopter searches from above on June 6 and (inset) ongoing searching and tributes in the aftermath. Main picture: Anna Warr

A man whose five-year-old son died in a capsized boat off the coast of Bulli has told of his haunting decision to leave the boy, after the pair shared their final moments together trapped in an air bubble under the sea.

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Angela Thompson

Angela Thompson

Journalist

Proudly Illawarra Mercury since 2008; these days covering crime and justice issues. UOW alum. Thrilled by the chase and sobered by some of the things I see and hear when I stand still - sometimes in the same day. ang.thompson@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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