Cottesloe beaches closed following shark sighting

Cottesloe beaches closed following shark sighting

COTTESLOE and North Cottesloe Beach are closed following a shark sighting.

The Surf Life Saving Helicopter spotted a 2.5m unknown species of shark at 11:378am.

It was swimming about 80m offshore.

The helicopter also spotted a 1.5m unknown species of shark at 11:49am at The Basin about 800m off Rottnest Island.

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