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Body washes up at NSW beach

Looking north at the mouth of the Clarence River at Yamba
A body that washed up on a northern NSW beach is believed to be that of a fisherman, police say.
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The body of a man has washed up on a beach on the NSW north coast.

The body was spotted at Turner’s Beach at Yamba, a small fishing town at the mouth of the Clarence River, at about 7am (AEDT) on Friday.

The man is believed to have been aged in his 60s.

Police say they are not treating the death as suspicious.

It’s believed the man had been fishing in the area.

A report will be prepared for the coroner.