A surfer was bitten by a shark in Ballina this week and, once again, culls are being considered.
Vulnerable people are warned to stay indoors when it's raining or windy.
The surf break is the site of several shark attacks.
No one predicted coral would be bleached so far south of the tropics and they also didn't realise how quickly it would recover.
Fish n' chips are coming with a side of chemical pollutants.
It begs the question: are they huge or are aquarium goldfish being stunted?
You can stop obsessing over eight glasses a day now, k?
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Whale FOMO is a thing and we've got it bad.
He won the first-ever Surfing World Championship at Manly Beach in the 60s.
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A team of locals pulled it out of rock pools in a tug-of-war.
'Hey shark, where r u now? Hope I don't c u soon.'
Meet the snake watching, possum finding kids living on a modern cotton farm.
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"What the f---, Australia?"
Well, it is graceful... in a fierce, toothy sort of way.
World Wildlife Fund's brave new type of conservation is working.
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They're removing the licence forever.
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It's the most corrupt industry on earth.
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The rat's home was the size of three MCGs. Now it's gone.
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Malcolm Turnbull doubles Labor's previously announced policy.
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A flooded Cataract Gorge is a scene to behold.
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Imagine: No more splashback at the urinal.
Locals say it was inevitable, but could it have been avoided?
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The voice of Dory is also the voice of reason.
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It's every photographer's dream to capture a once-in-a-lifetime shot that leaves viewers in total awe. For Australian photographer Tim Samuel, a self-described "ocean lover," that moment came in Decem...
The 'taste of blood' concept is a myth.
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Now, don't go thinking I don't drink water. That I'm a wizened desiccated husk peeing kidney stones, bitter that I didn't invest in water futures long ago. I do drink water, but I don't count it as I go because life's way too short and I don't panic if my mouth is momentarily dry.
THAT'S not a waterspout. THIS is a waterspout.