Rob Wright

One dead, two rescued after being washed off rocks

ONE person has died and two have been rescued and taken to hospital after they were washed off the rocks at a popular rock fishing spot near Manly in Sydney.

A spokeswoman for NSW Police said emergency services were called about 6.30am to Blue Fish Point.

The group were pulled from the water and taken in a police launch to Watson Bay where they were met by paramedics.

One of the group, however, died upon arrival. The other two were taken to St Vincents Hospital in a stable condition.

Blue Fish Point, off North Head, is a popular rock fishing spot but one that has seen many people lose their lives.

News Corp Australia

New options growing the future of North Burnett agriculture

New options growing the future of North Burnett agriculture

Monto growers are exploring new options on a cropping crusade.

OPINION: The cream always rises to the top

OPINION: The cream always rises to the top

Just like a quality cops and robbers film, good always defeats evil.

11 'deliberately lit' fires in Cherbourg and Murgon

11 'deliberately lit' fires in Cherbourg and Murgon

Fire crews battled 11 suspicious fires in Murgon and Cherbourg.

Local Partners