A rare white kangaroo was seen near Mount Burr just after dawn on Monday.

It is believed to have been an albino and was spotted at 6.45am.

The kangaroo was seen near the junction of the Millicent-Mount Burr Road and the road leading to the Mount Burr golf course.

This area is well known for having a high density of kangaroos and they are often seen at dawn and dusk.

The sighting was by made by two workmen who were traveling to Millicent in a vehicle.