Boat Harbour entangled humpback whale sighting sparks ORRCA appeal for boaters to stay vigilant off Port Stephens

Matt Carr
Updated June 30 2022 - 1:28pm, first published 1:23pm

RESCUE organisations are scrambling on Thursday after an entangled humpback whale was spotted off Port Stephens in NSW.

Matt Carr

Matt Carr

Newcastle Herald deputy editor

Matt began his Newcastle Herald career as a cadet in 2009. He is a Walkley nominated reporter who has covered councils, police and general news rounds across the Upper Hunter, Port Stephens, Maitland, Lake Macquarie, Cessnock and Newcastle. Now his focus is on digital storytelling and breaking news.