UPDATE: City Beach and Floreat reopened, Scarborough remains closed after shark sightings

The 3.5m great white spotted by Surf Life Saving WA this morning. Picture: SLSWA/Twitter
The 3.5m great white spotted by Surf Life Saving WA this morning. Picture: SLSWA/Twitter

UPDATE: Floreat and City Beach have both been reopened after a shark sighting close to shore shut them down earlier today.

Scarborough Beach is still closed to swimmers.

 

EARLIER: A third Perth beach has been closed after another shark sighting, this time by the Westpac Life Saver Helicopter.

Scarborough has joined Floreat and City Beach in being closed to swimmers after the sightin.

 

TWO Perth beaches have been closed today after a reported shark sighting.

Surf Life Saving WA closed both Floreat and City Beach about 10.15am after life savers reported a 3.5m great white 300m south of the City Groin at Floreat Beach.

More to come.