Pair rescued from rocks at Dunedin beach

The spot where two people were rescued after getting into trouble at Tomahawk Beach this...
The spot where two people were rescued after getting into trouble at Tomahawk Beach this afternoon. Photo: Gregor Richardson
A man and a woman were rescued early this evening at Tomahawk Beach after getting into trouble while diving for paua.

The pair were helped off rocks at the Lawyers Head end of the beach shortly after 5pm.

Police at the scene said the pair had been in the water when one got cramp.

They made their way on to rocks and were rescued by an inflatable rescue boat.

Neither appeared to be injured.

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