Hundreds of whales stranded in Tasmanian harbour

Marine conservation experts have been sent to Macquarie Harbour, near Strahan on Tasmania's west coast.

Hundreds of whales stranded in Tasmanian harbour

Hundreds of whales are stranded on a sandbar in a harbour on Tasmania's west coast.

Marine conservation experts have been sent to Macquarie Harbour, near Strahan,

The Tasmania Police and the Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE) are also on site.

The animals, believed to be pilot whales, are stuck on a sandbar.

They have been stranded inside Macquarie Heads, the DPIPWE said in a statement. 

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