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.


STAY INFORMED: Crews still on scene at Teelah bushfire

STAY INFORMED: Crews still on scene at Teelah bushfire

FIRE crews are fighting a bushfire at Teelah, near Blackbutt.

STAY INFORMED: Crews still monitoring Kingaroy bushfire

STAY INFORMED: Crews still monitoring Kingaroy bushfire

People in the area will be affected by smoke.

Nanango fire being treated as suspicious

Nanango fire being treated as suspicious

A GRASS fire has broken out in East Nanango.

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