Among his injuries were 17 broken ribs, three displaced vertebrae and a lung which was slowly filling up with blood,
The dad-of-two was due to have an operation to stitch the puncture wound on his arm. The Manly lawyer said at first he was amazed the creature was swimming so close on Sunday afternoon – until it turned aggressive.
A man has checked himself in to hospital in Byron Bay after being bitten by a shark and it occurred less than 24 hours after a protest against a controversial plan to use shark nets in the Byron Bay-Ballina area.
Surf instructor Peter Abell, 32, who lives in Mawgan Porth, Cornwall, got down on one knee, held out a ring and popped the question to marine biologist Angie de Burgh, 30, – all while balancing on a board
The State Government has caved into pressure to bring in shark nets on the far north coast of New South Wales after an attack on a surfer there earlier today.
This guy chose a bad time to paddle out – Will he make it or will he get pummelled onto the sharp pointy rocks?
Best mates Andrew Turton and Pete Ceglinski spent much of their childhood in the ocean and, after becoming frustrated at the amount of rubbish floating around, quit their jobs to come up with a sustainable solution.
A teenage surfer has suffered lacerations to his right thigh after being attacked by a shark at east Ballina’s Lighthouse beach on the New South Wales north coast.
The first was at 10:40 a.m. when a 43-year-old Longwood man was bit on the lower part of his leg and ankle. The surfer was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, but with significant lacerations,
Between 2011 and there were 2015 there were 18 people attacked and seven fatalities in Reunion Island. The attack on the weekend was the first one since June last year.