FEELING NO FEAR: Ryan Buckley in among the school of stingrays at Woody Head. PHOTO: STACEY LEE HARVEY
FEELING NO FEAR: Ryan Buckley in among the school of stingrays at Woody Head. PHOTO: STACEY LEE HARVEY

Stingrays has group surrounded in Woody Head rock pools

THERE is only so much fishing a woman can watch before she begins to wander.

When Stacey Harvey tired of watching her partner and his mate casting a line at Woody Head at the weekend, she went to check out the rock pools only to find something much more riveting to give her attention.

"From a distance I could see what looked like fins and so instantly I'm thinking it was a pool of sharks stuck in the rock pools," Ms Harvey said.

"Then I went over the edge to check it out and realised there was about 50 stingrays in there.

"I started wigging out thinking 'what the hell is going on?'."

A little stunned and confused, Ms Harvey moseyed back to her partner Ryan Buckley and friend Steven Pateman to tell them of her discovery.

"The boys were like 'that's not normal' and jumped straight in with them!" she said.

The blokes paddled around with the school of rays for about half an hour without an ounce of fear they may get struck by their barbs.

"I didn't go in - I was strictly the photographer," Ms Harvey said.



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