The Department of Primary Industries advises that a tagged great white shark has been detected by the Crescent Head beach receiver on Thursday morning at 5.59.
Swimmers and surfers should be cautious if entering the water.
A 17-year-old West Australian girl died after being mauled on Monday afternoon at Kelp Beds Beach near Esperance.
Laeticia Brouwer was surfing with her father when the shark attacked.
She lost her leg at the hip and later passed away.