A LARGE crocodile has confused ambition with capability after discovering itself caught on a ferry cable on the Daintree River on the weekend.
The large saltie was filmed making an attempt to swim over the pulley in entrance of surprised onlookers earlier than giving up the struggle and submerging underwater.
His huge head was utterly breached because the ferry travelled in direction of him and automobiles made their method again from World-Heritage listed Daintree Rainforest.
The footage was taken by QMAC Equipment.
A big crocodile was filmed getting itself in a tangle on a cable on the Daintree River ferry crossing. PHOTO: QMAC Equipment.
Daintree resident Lawrence Mason mentioned the reptile seemed to be a bit “dopey” in a lighthearted publish.
It comes amid requires jet skis and different journey actions, corresponding to kayaking, to be banned on the river as a result of risk of crocodiles.
“And other people jet ski in that river?” Carla Nilon mentioned on Fb.
Kathy Burgoni was surprised with the scale of the animal.
“Oh my, he’s one massive croc,” she mentioned.
The crocodile, estimated to be greater than 3m in size, might be seen safely swimming upstream following the close to miss.
Initially printed as ‘Dopey’: Large croc will get caught on Daintree Ferry