Watch: Rare white humpback whale spotted in Australia

It is believed that the humpback whale is Migaloo, world's best-known all-white humpback, but this has not been confirmed yet. Migaloo is an aboriginal word that means "whitefella".

A rare white whale was spotted at Byron Bay on Australia's east coast today.

The albino is said to have been migrating from Antarctica to warmer tropical waters to mate, which is an annual affair for the whale.

It is believed that the humpback whale is Migaloo, world's best-known all-white humpback, but this has not been confirmed yet. Migaloo is an aboriginal word that means "whitefella".

It is not the first time that such a rare whale has been spotted in Australia. It was first sighted in 1991.