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Beaches close as shark attacks surfer near Byron Bay on NSW north coast
The flatmate of a man who survived a shark attack after being bitten on the leg on the NSW far-north coast has described the frenzied scene as the incident occured. Sam Edwardes, 41, was surfing near ...

Shark attacks man surfing at Australia's Byron Bay
He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics ... The Taronga Conservation Society Australia says there were 27 shark attacks in Australia last year, one of them fatal. Nine of the attacks t...

Surfer serious after shark attack at unprotected beach
The shark reportedly bit the 41-year-old on the thigh when it “smashed” him from underneath the water, according to a friend who was surfing nearby about 6.40am. It was the second attack on the NSW no...

Surfer seriously injured in Australia shark attack
"He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics ... Despite tens of millions of trips to the beach taken in Australia every year, shark attacks are rare. There were 27 shark attacks in Austra...

Shark attack victim in critical condition
Beachgoers have been urged to follow safety advice from Surf Life Saving NSW but the early morning shark attack hasn’t deterred people from the beach in Byron Bay. Dozens of surfers and families have ...

Belongil Beach At Byron Bay Closed For 24 Hours After Shark Attacks Surfer
NSW Police say that emergency services were called ... The 41-year-old Suffolk Park man returned to the beach with his board after the attack, and alerted other surfers to the presence of a shark. He ...

Beaches close after shark attack results in surfer being airlifted to the hos...
He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics ... The Taronga Conservation Society Australia says there were 27 shark attacks in Australia last year, one of them fatal.

Beach Closure On NSW North Coast After Shark Attack
A 41-year-old man has had a chunk of flesh ripped from his thigh by a sharks at Belongil Beach near Byron Bay. "There was a lot of thrashing and splashing and he started screaming," the victim's flatm...

Shark Attack Closes Beaches in Byron Bay
When NSW Ambulance paramedics arrived ... As of this reporting, however, they have to spot any sharks in the area. It’s believed the shark involved in the attack is likely a juvenile great white.

Byron Bay shark attack leaves surfer in hospital and beaches closed
NSW Ambulance paramedics treated him at the scene for ... to try to determine what type of shark was involved in the attack. "There were no teeth left in the board but it's a very clear bite pattern [ ...


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Shark attack Australia: Beaches close as shark attacks surfer at Belongil Bea...
Shark attack Australia: Beaches close as shark attacks surfer at Belongil Beach on NSW north coast  NEWS.com.au

The flatmate of a man who survived a shark attack after being bitten on the leg on the NSW far-north coast has described the frenzied sc...



Quick Read: Beaches close as shark attacks surfer near Byron Bay on NSW north...
Quick Read: Beaches close as shark attacks surfer near Byron Bay on NSW north coast  Safe Travels Magazine

The 41-year-old man was surfing near Belongil Beach, north of Byron Bay, about 6.40am on Sunday when he was bitten on the leg, police said in...



Shark attack: 'Smashed from underneath' in Byron Bay - Queensland Times
Shark attack: 'Smashed from underneath' in Byron Bay  Queensland Times

The mate of a surfer who was attacked by a shark this morning has described the frenzied scene as the incident unfolded.



Exclusive: Australian researchers are testing wetsuits which could stop shark...
Exclusive: Australian researchers are testing wetsuits which could stop shark attack deaths  9news.com.au

Australian researchers have started testing new fabric for wetsuits in a bid to prevent fatal shark attacks. With a $90,000 NSW government gra...



Australia's shark-attack tally second-highest worldwide in 2018 - 9news.com.au
Australia's shark-attack tally second-highest worldwide in 2018  9news.com.au

Australia remains one of the world's top shark attack hotspots with 20 unprovoked incidents last year.



Drone-Based Research May Prevent Shark Attacks - ECNmag.com
Drone-Based Research May Prevent Shark Attacks  ECNmag.com

Swimming in the ocean on a hot summer day is the picture of relaxation for beach lovers. Just thinking about the ocean conjures memories of the sound of the ...



Great Barrier Reef legal challenge aims to stop killing of sharks - The Guardian
Great Barrier Reef legal challenge aims to stop killing of sharks  The Guardian

Humane Society will argue shark control measures conflict with authority's responsibility to protect reef.



Shark attack: Man attacked by shark on NSW mid-north coast - NEWS.com.au
Shark attack: Man attacked by shark on NSW mid-north coast  NEWS.com.au

A father-of-three who was viciously mauled by a shark on the NSW mid-north coast this weekend had previously described himself as “shark bait”. Joel “Sonny” ...



South Steyne beach shark attack: Surfer injured at Manly - NEWS.com.au
South Steyne beach shark attack: Surfer injured at Manly  NEWS.com.au

A surfer has escaped a shark attack on a beach in Manly with a deep cut to his foot.



Sharks attacks in NSW during 2018 - SBS News
Sharks attacks in NSW during 2018  SBS News

Four people have been attacked by sharks in NSW in 2018, including a 43-year-old man who was bitten while surfing Ballina.




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Beaches close as shark attacks surfer near Byron Bay on NSW north coast
The flatmate of a man who survived a shark attack after being bitten on the leg on the NSW far-north coast has described the frenzied scene as the incident occured. Sam Edwardes, 41, was surfing near ...

Shark attacks man surfing at Australia's Byron Bay
He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics ... The Taronga Conservation Society Australia says there were 27 shark attacks in Australia last year, one of them fatal. Nine of the attacks t...

Surfer serious after shark attack at unprotected beach
The shark reportedly bit the 41-year-old on the thigh when it “smashed” him from underneath the water, according to a friend who was surfing nearby about 6.40am. It was the second attack on the NSW no...

Surfer seriously injured in Australia shark attack
"He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics ... Despite tens of millions of trips to the beach taken in Australia every year, shark attacks are rare. There were 27 shark attacks in Austra...

Shark attack victim in critical condition
Beachgoers have been urged to follow safety advice from Surf Life Saving NSW but the early morning shark attack hasn’t deterred people from the beach in Byron Bay. Dozens of surfers and families have ...

Belongil Beach At Byron Bay Closed For 24 Hours After Shark Attacks Surfer
NSW Police say that emergency services were called ... The 41-year-old Suffolk Park man returned to the beach with his board after the attack, and alerted other surfers to the presence of a shark. He ...

Beaches close after shark attack results in surfer being airlifted to the hos...
He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics ... The Taronga Conservation Society Australia says there were 27 shark attacks in Australia last year, one of them fatal.

Beach Closure On NSW North Coast After Shark Attack
A 41-year-old man has had a chunk of flesh ripped from his thigh by a sharks at Belongil Beach near Byron Bay. "There was a lot of thrashing and splashing and he started screaming," the victim's flatm...

Shark Attack Closes Beaches in Byron Bay
When NSW Ambulance paramedics arrived ... As of this reporting, however, they have to spot any sharks in the area. It’s believed the shark involved in the attack is likely a juvenile great white.

Byron Bay shark attack leaves surfer in hospital and beaches closed
NSW Ambulance paramedics treated him at the scene for ... to try to determine what type of shark was involved in the attack. "There were no teeth left in the board but it's a very clear bite pattern [ ...


We Focus on Shark Attacks Information for Ocean Users...

Shark attack Australia: Beaches close as shark attacks surfer at Belongil Bea...
Shark attack Australia: Beaches close as shark attacks surfer at Belongil Beach on NSW north coast  NEWS.com.au

The flatmate of a man who survived a shark attack after being bitten on the leg on the NSW far-north coast has described the frenzied sc...



Quick Read: Beaches close as shark attacks surfer near Byron Bay on NSW north...
Quick Read: Beaches close as shark attacks surfer near Byron Bay on NSW north coast  Safe Travels Magazine

The 41-year-old man was surfing near Belongil Beach, north of Byron Bay, about 6.40am on Sunday when he was bitten on the leg, police said in...



Shark attack: 'Smashed from underneath' in Byron Bay - Queensland Times
Shark attack: 'Smashed from underneath' in Byron Bay  Queensland Times

The mate of a surfer who was attacked by a shark this morning has described the frenzied scene as the incident unfolded.



Exclusive: Australian researchers are testing wetsuits which could stop shark...
Exclusive: Australian researchers are testing wetsuits which could stop shark attack deaths  9news.com.au

Australian researchers have started testing new fabric for wetsuits in a bid to prevent fatal shark attacks. With a $90,000 NSW government gra...



Australia's shark-attack tally second-highest worldwide in 2018 - 9news.com.au
Australia's shark-attack tally second-highest worldwide in 2018  9news.com.au

Australia remains one of the world's top shark attack hotspots with 20 unprovoked incidents last year.



Drone-Based Research May Prevent Shark Attacks - ECNmag.com
Drone-Based Research May Prevent Shark Attacks  ECNmag.com

Swimming in the ocean on a hot summer day is the picture of relaxation for beach lovers. Just thinking about the ocean conjures memories of the sound of the ...



Great Barrier Reef legal challenge aims to stop killing of sharks - The Guardian
Great Barrier Reef legal challenge aims to stop killing of sharks  The Guardian

Humane Society will argue shark control measures conflict with authority's responsibility to protect reef.



Shark attack: Man attacked by shark on NSW mid-north coast - NEWS.com.au
Shark attack: Man attacked by shark on NSW mid-north coast  NEWS.com.au

A father-of-three who was viciously mauled by a shark on the NSW mid-north coast this weekend had previously described himself as “shark bait”. Joel “Sonny” ...



South Steyne beach shark attack: Surfer injured at Manly - NEWS.com.au
South Steyne beach shark attack: Surfer injured at Manly  NEWS.com.au

A surfer has escaped a shark attack on a beach in Manly with a deep cut to his foot.



Sharks attacks in NSW during 2018 - SBS News
Sharks attacks in NSW during 2018  SBS News

Four people have been attacked by sharks in NSW in 2018, including a 43-year-old man who was bitten while surfing Ballina.




We Focus on Shark Attacks Information for Ocean Users...