Man dies at unpatrolled coast beach

February 27, 2024 9:03 am in by

Lifesavers are warning people to take care when swimming at the beach after a 60 year-old man drowned north of Mudjimba Beach on Sunday.

The man died while swimming with his 22 year-old daughter at the unpatrolled beach when they were caught in a rip.

The daughter was taken to hospital in a stable condition.

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Meanwhile, a woman in her 40s was taken to hospital in a serious but stable condition after being rescued at Maroochydore Beach on Sunday.

A 62 year-old man drowned at Mooloolaba Beach last week.

He was swimming between the flags.