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Australia Shark Attack

Surfer Loses Parts Of Both Arms In Shark Attack

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 10.02.2014 | Green

A shark attacked a surfer in Australia on Thursday, ripping off parts of both arms and damaging one of the man's legs, according to media reports. ...

Man Killed In Apparent Shark Attack At Byron Bay

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 09.09.2014 | Green

A swimmer died on Tuesday morning in Byron Bay in New South Wales, Australia, after he was bit on his "right leg by what is believed to be a shark," o...

Shark Cannibalism Reported In Australia's Controversial Cull Program

Posted 02.11.2014 | Green

Australia's controversial shark culling program is facing yet another set back as sharks caught in the baited drumlines are reportedly being attacked ...

Australia Caught In The Jaws Of Controversial Shark Culling Policy

Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

The Australian federal government is facing heavy criticism from both its constituents and the international community after it recently issued an exe...

Shark Kills Teen Body Boarder Off Australian Coast

AP | Posted 08.04.2014 | Green

SYDNEY (AP) — A shark killed a teenager off Australia's east coast Saturday in the nation's second deadly attack this month, police said. Zach Youn...

WATCH: Grandfather Wrestles With Shark, Saves Toddlers

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.23.2013 | Fifty

When most beach-goers hear cries of "SHARK!" coming from the water, they panic à la "Jaws." But when Paul Marshallsea hears that warning, he apparent...

Man Fights Shark, Loses Fingers

Posted 12.28.2012 | Green

A man surfing at Diamond Head, near Port Macquarie, Australia, lost two fingers and a suffered a bite to his thigh when he was attacked by what is bel...

13-Foot Shark Kills Businessman

AP | Posted 03.31.2012 | Green

PERTH, Australia -- A man was killed by a 4-meter (13-foot) shark on Saturday while diving with his brother off a beach in southwestern Australia, aut...

WATCH: Shark Attack Victim Describes Punching Animal To Escape

Posted 01.20.2012 | Green

An Australian man is recovering after becoming the country's third shark attack victim this month. David Pickering, 26, was leading a group of snor...

Third Australian Shark Attack In Less Than 3 Weeks

AP | Posted 03.20.2012 | Green

SYDNEY (AP) — A snorkeling guide was attacked by a 10-foot (3-meter) tiger shark off a remote beach in Australia's third attack this month. That's a...

Another Surfer Attacked By Shark This Month In Australia

AP | Posted 03.19.2012 | Green

SYDNEY — A 44-year-old surfer suffered serious wounds to his thigh and buttocks in Australia's second shark attack this month. Australia normal...

U.S. Man Fatally Attacked By Shark In Australia

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Christian | Posted 12.22.2011 | Green

A shark who has killed a U.S. tourist off Perth, Western Australia on Saturday is being hunted by authorities. The 32-year-old tourist is believed ...

Australian Man Feared Dead After Possible Shark Attack

AP | By KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 12.10.2011 | World

SYDNEY -- Australian officials were hunting Tuesday for any sign of a 64-year-old man who authorities believe was attacked by a great white shark off ...

Bodyboarder Dies After Shark Bites Off Legs

AP | Posted 11.04.2011 | Green

SYDNEY -- A shark bit the legs off a bodyboarder at a popular surfing spot in western Australia on Sunday, killing the man, police said. Authorities w...

Diver Killed By Great White Sharks

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ADELAIDE, Australia — Police say a diver has been killed by two great white sharks off the south Australian coast. Police Insp. Glen Sickerdick...

Australia Sees 3 Shark Attacks In 2 Days

Sydney Morning Herald | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

IT COULD be a down side to our ocean waters becoming cleaner, or the result of a welcome flourishing of the schools of small fish that cling to Austra...

Man Who Campaigned To Protect Sharks Is Snatched By Great White

Guardian | Ellen Connolly in Sydney | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A snorkeller is believed to have been snatched by a shark as he swam last weekend with his son at a beach south of Perth. Witnesses reported seeing a ...