Police Rescue Spooked Nude Sunbathers from Australian Forest

Their rescue involved police aircraft, the State Emergency Service and ambulance officers.

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New South Wales Police Commissioner Mick Fuller speaks to media during a COVID-19 update in Sydney, Monday, June 28, 2021. Two naked men were rescued by emergency services from an Australian forest after they were startled by a deer while nude sunbathing on a beach and became lost, police say. (Joel Carrett/AAP Image via AP)
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SYDNEY (AP) — Police have fined two men who had to be rescued from an Australian forest after they were startled by a deer while nude sunbathing on a beach and became lost. The men called for help about 6 p.m. Sunday after they became lost in the Royal National Park south of Sydney, a police statement said Monday. “Unbelievably, we saw two men sunbaking naked on a beach on the South Coast,” Police Commissioner…

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