One dead and two injured in boating tragedy

One man has died and two men have been injured after a boat capsized in Sydney’s south.

The boat overturned off Cape Solander at Kurnell on Friday morning.

Two male passengers managed to swim to nearby rocks while a search was launched for the third man.


He was located in the water a short time later but was unable to be revived.

The other two men were winched to safety by the Westpac Rescue Helicopter, with one suffering a severed thumb.

It’s understood the men were not wearing lifejackets.

The two men are in a stable condition with one suffering a severed thumb.