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'I was dumbfounded': Beachgoer's horror at jet ski swan strike

Anna Falkenmire
Updated January 3 2024 - 8:49am, first published January 2 2024 - 2:29pm
A jet ski rider at Nelson Bay kicks up spray, and inset, Marine Area Command police patrol the water on January 29. Pictures by Peter Lorimer
A jet ski rider at Nelson Bay kicks up spray, and inset, Marine Area Command police patrol the water on January 29. Pictures by Peter Lorimer

A JET ski rider horrified onlookers as the machine was seen steering into a flock of black swans at Port Stephens, as a tour operator says a surge in the water sport's popularity is changing the behaviour of dolphins.

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Anna Falkenmire

Police and crime reporter at the Newcastle Herald.

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