19 January, 2023

Saltwater crocodile sighting in Moreton Bay

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) has been investigating a credible saltwater crocodile sighting at Myora Springs, North Stradbroke Island within the Moreton Bay Marine Park.

Saltwater crocodile sighting in Moreton Bay - feature photo

The investigation began at 10am on Wednesday, with QPWS directing park users to stay out of the area while rangers investigate the sighting.

Anyone who sees a crocodile in Moreton Bay Marine Park is asked to report it to the Department of Environment and Science at the following link:

People are warned that crocodiles are easily spooked and are highly mobile, and that the longer it takes to report a sighting, the less likely the crocodile will be located.


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