Body of missing Australian recovered in Canada

The body of an Australian man, who went missing when a whale-watching boat capsized in Canada last month, has finally been recovered.

Raveshan Morgan Pillay, 27, was listed missing after the Leviathan II boat was hit by a wave and capsized on October 25 off Vancouver Island.

It’s understood his body was found on the beach of the Vargas Island on Wednesday evening.


Pillay has been confirmed as the sixth person killed in the accident along with five British tourists. The victims ranged in age from 18 to 76.