Search for missing snorkeler continues today


A search continued yesterday for a man who went missing while snorkelling on the South Coast on Monday.

On Monday afternoon emergency services were called to Richmond Beach in the Murramarang National Park, just north of Batemans Bay, after reports a snorkeller entered the water and was not seen again.

Police have been told the 39-year-old man entered the water from the rocks to go snorkelling.

When he failed to return and could not be located, authorities were notified.

The search will continue today.