The search is about to resume for a man swept out to sea, at Moonee Beach, on Monday (December 17).
Two men, aged 35 and 45, died after a group of six people got into difficulties in the surf at Moonee Beach, 23km north of Coffs Harbour, about 6pm.
Two girls, aged 15 and 17, and a 15-year-old boy, were rescued; however, a third man, aged 28, could not be found.
A search operation continued yesterday until it was suspended due to fading light.
Today’s search resumed at 7am (Wednesday December 19), and involves officers from Coffs/Clarence Police District, NSWPF Marine Area Command and Marine Rescue.
The Westpac and Polair helicopters will also re-join the search this morning.
All six people are believed to be from Sydney.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au.