Blue-ringed octopus found by boy at Killalea beach

By Lisa Johnson
Updated February 27 2016 - 10:04pm, first published February 26 2016 - 9:30am
ALERT: Ashton Moran was playing on the water's edge at The Farm beach at Killalea while his brother Riley (right) had a surf lesson, when he unknowingly scooped up a blue-ringed octopus. Picture: Sylvia Liber. Inset: Lee Moran

A Shell Cove mother is warning others to be vigilant at the beach after her young son dug up a deadly blue-ringed octopus at The Farm beach in Killalea State Park on Wednesday afternoon.



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