you are not logged in | login or join us

Weather News

Search underway near Ebor Falls

Monday March 4, 2013 - 10:21 EDT

A search is due to resume this morning for a man is missing feared drowned after falling about one hundred metres from a north coast waterfall.

The 37 year old was travelling with from Armidale to Kempsey with a group of friends.

They took a break at around 6:00pm (ADST) on Sunday at the Ebor Falls near Dorrigo.

Police say the man walked to the lookout then to a rock ledge at the top of the falls to take photographs.

He then lost his balance and fell head first over the edge.

A search of the area last night failed to find the man.

The falls are in flood and poor weather could hamper today's search.


- ABC

© ABC 2013

More breaking news

ABC News
Sydney Morning Herald
National Nine News
News Limited

Site search


Enter a postcode or town name for local weather, or text to search the site. » advanced search

Dirt n Dust Festival: Winner makes it five in a row in tough outback Queensland triathlon

ABC image 15:35 EST Thousands have visited a small outback Queensland town to witness Australia's toughest sprint triathlon, with the winner taking out his fifth win in a row.

Help with Weatherzone