Would you like to support local journalism?

(with some quirky flair)

Regular News FEEDINGS via social + online. by locals for locals

HomeLatest NewsSurfer dies at Dee Why

Surfer dies at Dee Why

A surfer, understood to be aged in his 50s, died on Dee Why Beach in front of The Strand and scores of onlookers this morning.

The man, who is yet to be formally identified, was found unresponsive in surf and pulled out by bystanders.

Unfortunately despite the best efforts of first responders the man died.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Support quality local news

Manly Observer is an experiment in providing non-sensationalist hyperlocal news on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. We cover the big news across the LGA, but with a hyper focus on the Manly electorate encompassing Balgowlah, Seaforth, Freshwater, Brookvale and Curl Curl up to Dee Why. It is run by those living in the community for the benefit of an informed community. We care about an informed and connected community. That’s it. Simple. Thank you for your support in keeping quality local news alive!

Kim Smee, Editor

Become a supporter