While holidaying at the Torquay Caravan Park, Samara and Josian Chilcott from Tasmania created a new tourist attraction with marvellous and detailed sand sculptures.
While holidaying at the Torquay Caravan Park, Samara and Josian Chilcott from Tasmania created a new tourist attraction with marvellous and detailed sand sculptures. Valerie Horton

Artwork in sand awes onlookers at Torquay beach

BASKING in the warm sun of a Hervey Bay beach last week was an array of sea life and apex predators.

A crocodile, turtle and two dolphins were carved from sand on the popular Torquay Beach near the caravan park.

The works of art were by Samara and Josian Chilcott from Tasmania.

Their family was on holidays on the Fraser Coast and stayed at the Torquay Caravan Park.

They created a new attraction with the marvellous and detailed sand sculptures.

On Thursday afternoon a large crowd at the beach were in awe of the children's creations.

The turtle sculpted by Samara and Josian Chilcott on Torquay beach.
The turtle sculpted by Samara and Josian Chilcott on Torquay beach. Contributed

Dolphins

Industrious holidaymakers Samara and Josian Chilcott from Tasmania created these dolphins in the sand at Torquay.
Industrious holidaymakers Samara and Josian Chilcott from Tasmania created these dolphins in the sand at Torquay. Contributed

Crocodile

Samara and Josian Chilcott's sand sculpture crocodile.
Samara and Josian Chilcott's sand sculpture crocodile. Valerie Horton


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