Westpac Rescue Helicopter saves two women washed off the rocks at Catherine Hill Bay

Simon McCarthy
By Simon McCarthy
Updated July 5 2021 - 6:47am, first published 3:10am
Two washed off the rocks at Catherine Hill Bay

Two women, believed to be aged 21 and 17, have been treated by paramedics after they were swept into the water at Catherine Hill Bay Monday morning.


Simon McCarthy

Simon McCarthy

Digital Journalist, Newcastle Herald

Simon McCarthy is a digital journalist working at the Newcastle Herald in NSW. He writes and produces video and multimedia for the Herald and Herald Weekender magazine, and co-produces the Toohey's News podcast. McCarthy has worked as a journalist in regional NSW since 2013. He joined the newsroom of the Newcastle Herald in 2017 from the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth where he worked from 2015 to 2016.

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