Smugglers store $163M of meth in kayaks

SYDNEY (CNN/SKY NEWS AUSTRALIA) — Australian authorities seized $163 million worth of drugs from a shipment of kayaks.

Officers intercepted a container of 27 kayaks from China, 19 of which contained the drug methamphetamine.

Police arrested five people after four tried to pick up the drugs from a storage facility. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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