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Swimmer bitten on head by saltwater crocodile at Lizard Island on the Great Barrier Reef – ABC News

The 33-year-old man is expected to recover from wounds to his head and neck after being attacked by a 2-metre crocodile while snorkelling off a beach at Lizard Island, north of Cooktown in Far North Queensland.

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A man who was bitten on the head by a crocodile in Far North Queensland is expected to make a full recovery.

  • A 2-metre saltwater crocodile attacked the man while he was snorkelling
  • The 33-year-old is in a stable condition at Cairns Hospital with non-life threatening injuries
  • Wildlife officers will travel to Lizard Island to search for and remove the crocodile

The 33-year-old was snorkelling off a beach at Lizard Island, on the Great Barrier Reef north of Cookt…

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