Seal pup all grown up!

20131220-162409.jpgSpotted this seal and his mates a few months ago hanging around the marine sanctuary. It wasn’t long before one of them worked out that begging for fish in front of the pier is an easier way to get snapper carcasses and other tasty leftovers!
Seals in this area don’t have too much to worry about: the larger colony at Lady Julia Percy Island has to contend with a variety of sharks including makos and threshers and the occasional opportunistic orca.

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Posted on December 20, 2013, in fishing, fun, Great Ocean Road, photography, sea life, sharks, Victoria, Warrnambool and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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