Body of man found on yacht at Snug Cove

Snug Cove early Friday morning where a man's body was found on-board a yacht.
Snug Cove early Friday morning where a man's body was found on-board a yacht.

The body of a 56 -year-old Queensland man was found on board a yacht docked at Snug Cove wharf early Friday morning, March 15.  Water Police Sergeant Steven Judd said emergency services arrived at the scene at 8.10 am after passers by observed the body on board the yacht. 

According to Sergeant Judd the yacht had been delivered to Eden from Albany, Western Australia and the deceased was making final preparations to return to Queensland. 

He confirmed there were no suspicious circumstances and a certificate of death had been issued. 

Local police, water police and Bega detectives were investigating the matter for clarification.