A boat has capsized near Coffs Harbour.
A boat has capsized near Coffs Harbour. Contributed

Man dead after boat capsizes off Coffs Coast

A MAN has died after a boat capsized north of Coffs Harbour today.

Emergency services were called to Campbells Beach on Oceanfront Drive, Sapphire Beach, following reports a vessel had capsized about 200m off shore about 11.15am.

A short time later, the boat and the body of a man washed ashore.


Homosexuality a 'fashion trend', according to Katter

Homosexuality a 'fashion trend', according to Katter

"Tomorrow there'll be another fashion"

Truck 'completely destroyed', exclusion zone in place

Truck 'completely destroyed', exclusion zone in place

Multiple emergency services crews are on scene

DO NOT DRINK: Maranoa town advised to boil tap water

DO NOT DRINK: Maranoa town advised to boil tap water

Maranoa Regional Council issued the alert this week.