Croc closes Mackay Harbour beach
THERE has been a crocodile sighting at Mackay Harbour beach and the beach has been closed.
Surf Life Saving Queensland advised via a Tweet about 11.30am that the beach was off limits.
The organisation advised people to stay away from the water.
The holy trinity of marine creatures have closed following beaches:— Surf Life Saving QLD (@lifesavingqld) January 4, 2018
🐙 Palm Cove in #Cairns & #Eimeo Beach - marine stingers
🐊 Harbour Beach in #Mackay - crocodiles
🦈 Kings Beach in #Caloundra - sharks
Please heed the lifeguards' advice & stay out of the water. #onlyinQLD
More to come, as more information comes to hand.
Harbour Beach was closed late in October when a crocodile estimated to be about 2.5m long was sighted.
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