Rescuers avert a triple tragedy

Wednesday, 2 January 2013
Article: Waikato times: Siena Yates

A dramatic rescue at Sunset Beach on New Year's Eve has been nominated for a national surf lifesaving rescue award after a father and his two daughters were pulled from a dangerous rip.

The drama unfolded at the Port Waikato beach about 7.30pm on Monday after a 41-year-old man entered the calmer waters of the rip tide on body boards with his daughters aged 14 and 11.

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Article in the Waikato Times - 2 January 2013