By Charlie Coë For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 23:58 BST, 23 September 2020 | Updated: 02:41 BST, 24 September 2020
A veteran snake catcher has been left stunned after discovering a giant curled-up carpet python concealed underneath a suburban garden bin.
The python was found under a green wheelie bin by Sunshine Coast Snake Catchers wrangler Stuart McKenzie - who said the serpent was 'double the size of what I was thinking'.
The snake catcher warned homeowners to be wary of a small gap underneath their backyard bins, but said even he was shocked to discover the actual size of the python at a home in the Sunshine Coast suburb of Nambour.
'Holy! Look at the size of it! That is double the size of what I was thinking,' he said in footage filmed in the home's courtyard.
Stuart McKenzie and his team relocated an enormous carpet python (pictured) underneath a garbage bin in Nambour
You'll never want to take the trash out again: 'Holy! Look at the size of it! That is double the size of what I was thinking,' Mr McKenzie said in footage filmed in the home's courtyard
Mr McKenzie brought a pillow case with him in the hope of using it to snare the python but knew it would be insufficient for the task once he discovered the task at hand.
Despite him holding up the snake to reveal it was even longer than him, the resident who first made the