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.


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