Perth’s famous Cottesloe Beach has reopened after a white shark was spotted.
Just after 10am, Surf Life Saving WA tweeted that a 5-metre white shark had been sighted circling close to the area, closing the beach a short time later.
SLS Westpac Heli report 5.0m white shark sighted 10:09hrs 11/12, North Cottesloe Beach, Perth Metro 200m offshore , Circling.
— Surf Life Saving WA (@SLSWA) December 11, 2020
The beach was later reopened shortly after 12pm.
— 9News Perth (@9NewsPerth) December 11, 2020