The attack happened in the state's north.
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Fairhaven Beach has been closed.
One shark was more than three metres long -- that's one-and-a-half Michael Jordans.
Five sharks have been caught in nets over the weekend.
Some people have all the luck. A couple vacationing in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, went out combing the beach for shark teeth on Oct. 9 ― and happened upon the tooth of a megalodon, an enormous shar...
The New South Wales Government will deploy additional smart drum lines off beaches acro the state in an effort to prevent shark attacks. Primary Industries Minister Niall Blair met with community lea...
A surfer was bitten by a shark in Ballina this week and, once again, culls are being considered.
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An enigmatic species of shark native to the North Atlantic may be the longest-lived vertebrate on the planet. Newly released research on the Greenland shark shows that the creatures may live to be mor...
'Hey shark, where r u now? Hope I don't c u soon.'
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They're removing the licence forever.
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Boy shoots shark. Shark bites boy.
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Say hello to Australia's cutest shark. This little guy was filmed cruising around Perth, sunning his fin in the shallows and generally being adorable. The Royal Perth Yacht Club originally thought it...
Shark surveillance and sea rescue just got more sophisticated. A drone that can detect the aquatic beasts from the sky and drop down rescue pods to swimmers in distre will be deployed above coastline...