bluebottles

Armada of bluebottles invades children’s beach pool

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An armada of bluebottles in iconic children’s pool at popular Bondi beach

Did someone drop a ‘huge’ bluebottle at a popular lake?

Premium Content Did someone drop a ‘huge’ bluebottle at a popular lake?

Local family thought a swim at the lake would be a safe option.

Giant bluebottle fears add to stinger surge

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Giant bluebottle fears add to stinger surge on Queensland beaches

Swimmers warned of bluebottles flocking to coastline

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Lifesavers have been busy treating beachgoers stung by the creatures

Unwelcome visitors return to Gladstone's beaches

Unwelcome visitors return to Gladstone's beaches

'Bluebottles normally appear when northerly winds are blowing.'

Sea lice, bluebottles give swimmers a sting

Sea lice, bluebottles give swimmers a sting

Lifeguards and volunteers kept busy with treatments

120 people stung by bluebottles in just two days

120 people stung by bluebottles in just two days

Warm water, onshore winds bring hundreds of stingers to our beaches

Mysterious sea creature eats bluebottles, floats upside down

Mysterious sea creature eats bluebottles, floats upside down

What is this "blue dragon” that washed up on a Ballina beach?

How to tell if that jellyfish is deadly or not

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What to look for and what to do if you're stung

Don't wee on yourself: How to soothe bluebottle stings

Don't wee on yourself: How to soothe bluebottle stings

Peeing on bluebottle sting won't help