kayakers-rescued-off-garden-island-after-man-capsizes-during-severe-weather-warning-

why would you go out in this weather this morning ?? they both need to pay for the cost of the recovery etc

https://thewest.com.au/news/disaster-and-emergency/kayakers-rescued-off-garden-island-after-man-capsizes-during-severe-weather-warning-ng-b881952943z?utm_content=buffer64e48&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=the-west-news&fbclid=IwAR3-3pPbjpQNeEiRaj2cd-VDThcM7zyFQfU71vAyqUgGexN5_DuJnH87jP8

Two men who went kayaking despite a severe weather and wind warning being in place across parts of the State have been rescued off Garden Island.

Water police received a distress call about 10.30am, when one of the men’s kayaks lost its outrigger in the wild water, causing him to capsize and his EPIRB to activate.

RAC Rescue, the Department of Fire and Emergency Services and the Cockburn Volunteer Sea Search and Rescue were called to assist the Australian Maritime Safety Authority in rescuing the stranded kayakers.

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yeah but....

Sun, 2021-08-01 15:11

Did they get any snapper? Take percorshins people

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 I was in Freo this weekend,

Sun, 2021-08-01 18:36

 I was in Freo this weekend, I've never seen such a ferocious ocean. Even the harbour was howling and had chop and swell. These peanuts absoloutely have to pay, facepalm of the highest order. 

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 Wow that's a whole new

Sun, 2021-08-01 15:57

 Wow that's a whole new crazy. Glad it was a good outcome. Silly it even happened tho. Well done to the rescuers

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Some great photos from Cockburn Sea Rescue

Sun, 2021-08-01 16:08

On Facebook .......good on VH6CL and proud to be an active member  

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 Morons is one way to

Sun, 2021-08-01 16:55

 Morons is one way to describe them . 

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That's him!

Sun, 2021-08-01 17:09

May be an image of ocean

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Wow

Sun, 2021-08-01 21:17

 Wow, just wow!

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 Unbelievable. Darwin

Sun, 2021-08-01 17:24

 Unbelievable. Darwin candidates for sure. Meanwhile volunteers and emergency services having to put their bodies on the line 

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That’s Nuts

Sun, 2021-08-01 19:23

Stuppid , crazy , and completely unsafe for them and the people that have to rescue these peanuts  

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Cyclists of the sea 

Mon, 2021-08-02 00:04

Cyclists of the sea 

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comment of the decade

Mon, 2021-08-02 07:25

a tip of the hat sir. if there was an olympics for well placed and said comments, you sir, just won gold. 

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Asshats for sure

Mon, 2021-08-02 06:37

The no epirb outcome would have been way nastier. If they were thinking this was a good day to hit the ocean I'd love to see the conditions they would not head out in. 

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 StupidAnd the Avon Descent

Mon, 2021-08-02 07:23

 Stupid

And the Avon Descent is 2 weeks away. If you need to paddle wild water enter that.

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surely a relly of 'ole mate

Mon, 2021-08-02 09:38

surely a relly of 'ole mate shark rider hey???

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 Now that's keen, I wonder if

Mon, 2021-08-02 16:20

 Now that's keen, I wonder if the Pinkies were on the chew lol.