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Wollongong Harbour FRNSW stop sinking yacht


FRNSW crews were called to Wollongong Harbour on Thursday morning after reports a yacht had started to sink. 

At least twenty Fire and Rescue NSW Firefighters responded to Cliff Road, near Flagstaff Point, where the 14-foot yacht had started taking on water. Firefighters put booms in place to contain any potential spill, and worked to pump water from the yacht, re-floating the vessel.


No injures were reported in the incident, and crews were able to successfully remove water from the yacht, and refloating it.

Image Credit - FRNSW Media