Volunteer Marine Rescue is heading out to look at a unmanned vessel off the coast of Mackay
Volunteer Marine Rescue is heading out to look at a unmanned vessel off the coast of Mackay Emma Murray

Ghost ship floats into Mackay

A GHOST ship has been discovered off the coast of Mackay.

Police received a phone call about the unmanned boat, floating about 15km off the coast, about 11.30am.

Volunteer Marine Rescue is heading out to vessel. A spokesman said the vessel was covered in barnacles and looked like it had been unmanned for some time.

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