Bondi Beach is deploying shark-detecting sonar buoys as part of the government’s plan to stem an increase in shark encounters off of New South Wales and elsewhere.
Are you one of those people who can’t go surfing without thinking about sharks? Or maybe you suffer from that totally irrational ‘there’s a shark in the swimming pool’ sensation? Then you might not want to go surfing in these places.
In January we posted a video of a big shark swimming very close to surfers in Balian, North-west coast of Bali. Today another shark was spotted swimming very close to the shore at the same spot. Check out the video and if you go up there for a surf pay attention and be safe.
Sharks and surfers is something that coexist, last saturday a 3 meter shark spotted in Balian Beach right next to the surfers who are busy looking for waves.
Dean Norburn’s early morning surf at Bondi Beach on Tuesday wasn’t quite the relaxing pursuit he’d been expecting when, he says, a small shark jumped out of the water and landed in the middle of his surfboard.
A Florida surfer whose hand was bitten by a shark on Sunday caught and killed what he believes to be the same shark a day later. Now, he’s planning to eat the culprit.
A shark bit a 10-year-old boy off a scenic Oahu beach, officials confirmed Thursday as the state prepared for another round of giant waves from a low-pressure weather system in the Pacific.
“I think it is very disrespectful,” she told the publication. “They’ve put a lookalike in the video. It really brings back a lot of trauma for everybody who has been attacked by a shark. Some families have had fatalities and some people are still absolutely scarred without limbs. It’s disrespectful to them and Mick is not at all happy with that.”
A 25-year-old Oahu man lost his left leg to a shark attack Friday while surfing off Oahu’s North Shore. Family and friends of the man who was bit by a shark while surfing on Oahu’s North Shore said Saturday he lost most of his leg in the attack.
So far in 2015, a total of 12 people are known to have suffered selfie-related deaths after either falling or being struck by a moving vehicle when taking a picture of themselves.