Reports of whale caught in shark nets

SEA World is investigating reports at least one whale has become trapped in shark nets off Broadbeach.

An offshore commotion thought to be a whale in distress was spotted from the beach around 5.45am.

It is understood to be near the Kurrawa Surf Life Saving Club.

Sea World is investigating the reports.

More to come.

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