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Tourist drowns while trying to take a selfie at Bombo Headland

Nadine Morton
Updated April 16 2024 - 2:06pm, first published April 15 2024 - 9:01am
Surf Life Saving NSW South Coast duty officer Shane Wicks stands where the tragedy played out on Sunday. Behind him, an adult takes a photo of a child on the rocks. Picture Sylvia Liber
Surf Life Saving NSW South Coast duty officer Shane Wicks stands where the tragedy played out on Sunday. Behind him, an adult takes a photo of a child on the rocks. Picture Sylvia Liber

An international tourist who had only been in Australia for a few weeks has drowned while taking selfies with friends on a rock ledge near Kiama.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

Senior journalist

Nadine Morton covers emergency services and breaking news for the Illawarra Mercury. She takes pride in regional journalism which she believes is crucial to informing our towns and cities. Have a story? Email her at nadine.morton@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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