South Mandurah beach closed following shark sighting

Greg Gerring
Greg Gerring

A STRETCH of beach in Wannanup has been closed this afternoon following a shark sighting.

The beach is closed from Burna Street to Avalon Beach.

A white shark sighting was reported by Surf Life Saving WA after 11.30am.

The shark was spotted again about 12pm and again at 1.40pm.

The City of Mandurah tweeted after 3.30pm that they were closing the beach.

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