Boat capsize at Long Jetty

Storm takes its toll.

Boat capsize at Long Jetty

A lucky escape for a man and a woman at Long Jetty, after their houseboat capsized in yesterday's storm conditions.

Police say the boat overturned and started sinking around 4pm yesterday, and while Marine Rescue responded the duo managed to swim to shore near Lake Street on their own.

Ambulance assessed the duo but both escaped uninjured.