SES rescue stranded boat

Three people were rescued after their boat became stranded at the Sir Joseph Banks Group on Sunday afternoon.

The six-metre inboard boat experienced motor trouble on the south east side of Spilsby Island.

Port Lincoln State Emergency Service volunteers responded as the Tumby Bay unit’s boat was being serviced.

The crew arrived in 35 minutes and the boat and crew were towed safely to Tumby Bay by 8pm.