22 Jan 2016

Six rescued at Whakatane Heads after catamaran capsizes

8:11 am on 22 January 2016

Six people have been rescued after a catamaran capsized near Whakatane Heads.

Police and coastguard were alerted at 630am.

Senior sergeant Mark van der Kley said the group were heading out over the bar when the boat capsized.

He said none needed medical attention.