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COVID blamed for record number of search and rescues off Port Kembla

Nadine Morton
Updated December 6 2023 - 6:11pm, first published December 4 2023 - 3:39pm
Some of the search and rescue operations Marine and Rescue NSW have conducted in the Illawarra so far this year. Pictures supplied
Some of the search and rescue operations Marine and Rescue NSW have conducted in the Illawarra so far this year. Pictures supplied

Inexperienced Illawarra boaters have contributed to making 2023 a record-breaking year for search and rescue missions.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

Senior journalist

Breaking news journalist at the Illawarra Mercury. Email: nadine.morton@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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