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Three people saved in rescue mission off Cape Byron

Three people were rescued off Cape Byron overnight after their 18 meter vessel lost power around 7pm.

Marine rescue volunteers successfully located the boat, then had the tough task of towing the vessel 55 kilometres to shore.

The rescue operation took around 9 hours to complete, wrapping up at 5.30 this morning.

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Andrew Du

Andrew Du is a reporter with NBN News and covers stories across the Northern Rivers region in New South Wales. He was previously a journalist based in Canberra. Got a story? You can contact him at

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