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The Port Fairy Marine Rescue Service, Surf Life Saving Club, Melbourne Zoo rescue turtle

Lillian Altman
By Lillian Altman
Updated July 5 2022 - 5:34am, first published July 4 2022 - 6:45am
TEAMWORK: Port Fairy Surf Life Saving Club, Port Fairy Marine Rescue Service and Melbourne Zoo worked together to bring an injured turtle to shore.

A 400-kilogram endangered turtle has died after a team effort to save it at Mills Reef near Killarney in "extremely difficult" conditions on Monday.

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Lillian Altman

Lillian Altman

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Lillian is an experienced journalist who joined Warrnambool Standard in late 2021. She has a particular interest in writing stories on the arts and culture, health, education, breaking news, police stories, as well as human interest and profiles.

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