SHARK WASHES UP AT STOCKTON BEACH

A shark has been laid to rest after washing up on a Port Stephens beach yesterday morning.

It was around 9 o’clock when beachgoers noticed the animal on the sand near Birubi Point on Stockton Beach.

In a statement to NBN News, the DPI Fisheries said ‘The Department liaised with staff from National Parks and Wildlife Service to have the animal buried.’

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