1. 'Large rescue effort underway' off Christchurch coast  Stuff
  2. Rescue efforts underway for person swept out to sea in Sumner, Christchurch  New Zealand Herald
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Helicopters, several ambulances and police are on scene.Helicopters, several ambulances and police are on scene.

Surfer winched to safety at Sumner Beach, Christchurch - NZ Herald

Emergency services have rushed to Sumner in Christchurch where there are reports a person has been pulled out to sea in rough conditions. Witnesses...

Rescue effort under way after person swept out to sea | Otago Daily Times Online News

A surfer has been airlifted off the rocks at Sumner Beach after being pulled out to sea by a strong rip this morning. Sam Jones told the Herald he was out A surfer has been airlifted off the rocks at Sumner Beach after being pulled out to sea by a strong rip this morning. Sam Jones told the Herald he was out

Surfer plucked from rocks, winched to safety at Sumner Beach