By Isabelle Stackpool For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 12:04 GMT, 12 February 2020 | Updated: 12:04 GMT, 12 February 2020
Queensland beach users say they are scared to get in the water due to sharks that are being caught and released by local fishermen near popular swimming spots.
Residents say that young fisherman are tagging and releasing hammerheads and bull sharks at Queens Beach, north of Brisbane and there is no legal restriction on them doing so.
Young men can be found catching sharks on most days according to beachfront resident Patrick Dadis, with fish of three-to-four metres in length being released.
Residents of Queens Beach (pictured), Queensland, are concerned that young fisherman are capturing massive sharks and releasing them just metres from local swimmers
Mr Dadis told the Courier Mail that he had seen the group catch a three-metre-long hammerhead and release it next to