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Whale stranded on Gold Coast beach

Marine rescue workers from Sea World attempt to help a juvenile humpback whale stranded at Palm Beach on the Gold Coast, in Queensland July 9, 2014. (REUTERS/Jason O'Brien)

Whale stranded on Gold Coast beach

Yahoo NewsJuly 9, 2014

Sea World has suspended attempts to rescue a beached juvenile humpback whale which has been stranded on a Gold Coast beach. Efforts will continue at the next high tide.

A resident alerted authorities about the whale after spotting it near the Palm Beach shoreline. Sea World staff are involved in the rescue effort, and hope to use a harness to tow it back out to sea. (Yahoo News)

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