When naked and afraid costs you deerly

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When naked and afraid costs you deerly

Nude sunbathers were among those fined by Australian authorities at the weekend for not obeying Covid-19 rules

Byron Kaye

Australian authorities have fined two nude beach sunbathers for breaching a Covid-19 lockdown after they ran into a forest when surprised by a wild deer and got lost, an incident that went viral on social media.

The men were among 44 people fined at the weekend for infringing curbs in Sydney and surrounding areas meant to rein in an outbreak of the highly infectious Delta variant that has spread to both coasts.

“They were startled by a deer, ran into the national park and got lost,” Mick Fuller, police commissioner of the most populous state of New South Wales, said of Sunday's incident...

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