Weird stuff from the deep, deep sea

Last updated 14:00 22/01/2014
Derek Flynn

LITTLE SUCKER: Blenheim boys Ronan Boon and Chase Nicholson hauled in this unexpected catch - a lamprey - while eeling in the Taylor River.

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The ocean is a deep and mysterious place, and we want to see the weirdest thing you've ever pulled out of it - marine or otherwise.

Freaky things like this strange translucent sea creature that Northland fisherman Stewart Fraser pulled out of the water off the Far North east coast.

Or this barnacle-covered beer bottle that had travelled 2000 kilometres before being found by Graeme Pepperell in Taranaki.

From sea creatures to inanimate objects, send us a photo and the story behind the weirdest thing you ever found in the ocean.

Click the green button to submit.

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