Woman dead inside home on Comerong Island Rd at Numbaa, near Nowra

A family member discovers the body of a woman inside her Numbaa home near Nowra.

A man is in police custody following the discovery of a woman's body on the NSW south coast.

The woman's body was discovered on Friday after she was unable to be contacted.

Around 11.20am, police and paramedics arrived at the scene, a home on Comerong Island Rd in Numbaa, near Nowra.

At the scene, she was pronounced dead.

A short time later, the 37-year-old man was arrested nearby.

He was arrested and transported to the Nowra Police Station, where he is assisting officers with their investigations.

The man has not been charged.

Police remain at the home.
Police remain at the home.
The scene at Numbaa.