A crocodile has been sighted in Tooan Tooan Creek.
A crocodile has been sighted in Tooan Tooan Creek. JULIAN SMITH

Search on for crocodile in Hervey Bay

WILDLIFE officers are on the lookout for a three metre long crocodile seen swimming in Tooan Tooan Creek on Charlton Esplanade.

A member of the public reported the sighting on Sunday October 9 at 4pm to officers from the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, who promptly erected signs and started investigations into the animal's presence.

A spokesperson from the EHP said while the sighting could not be immediately confirmed, the warning signs were erected and still remained in place.

Crocodiles found on the Fraser Coast should be.....

This poll ended on 15 October 2016.

Current Results

Culled

30%

Relocated to a zoo or similar enclosure

11%

Relocated to another natural location

30%

Left alone

27%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.



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