Naked man fined for ditching clothes at popular beach
A naked man who was spotted by beachgoers near Byron Bay has been fined for lewd behaviour.
Tweed Byron Police District acting Inspector Rod Morris said officers were conducting a patrol Tyagarah Beach, Greys Lane, Tyagarah about 3pm on December 26, due to ongoing complaints of lewd behaviour.
"A 45-year-old man was located walking naked through the dunes, outside of the clothing-optional area," acting Insp Morris said.
"He was issued with an infringement notice for offensive conduct."
Acting Insp Morris said police will continue to target this behaviour, particularly during the holiday period.