Ship on fire off Tweed Heads

THE water police and marine rescue units have been called to a ship fire off the coast of Tweed Heads.

The fire is onboard a 40 foot motor cruiser, about 30 nautical miles off Point Danger.

It’s believed those onboard the ship have disembarked on jet skis.

Only smoke can be seen billowing from the ship because of its distance off shore.



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