Shark News
Nick Carroll: We Know About the Sharks, What About the People?

Nick Carroll: We Know About the Sharks, What About the People?

A UTS research project aims to find out how people — not sharks — on the North Coast have changed their behaviour since 2015’s nightmare

11 9 Oct 2019
Nick Carroll: Great Whites and the New Normal

Nick Carroll: Great Whites and the New Normal

Yibbida Yibbida

7 21 Aug 2019
Bondi Beach Closed As Big Shark Stalks Surfers

Bondi Beach Closed As Big Shark Stalks Surfers

At least one shark was stalking the Bondi lineup today.

18 15 Nov 2018
Nick Carroll On: Ballina's Turn On The Whale Carcass Merry-Go-Round

Nick Carroll On: Ballina's Turn On The Whale Carcass Merry-Go-Round

Bury it, get yelled at, then quickly dig it up — is this any way to treat a mammal?

18 11 Oct 2017
Sharks and You One Year On – What's Changed? Part I

Sharks and You One Year On – What's Changed? Part I

CW survey results are in

4 21 Sep 2017
Nick Carroll On: Sharks Are Back In The News & Where Are The Dead Whales?

Nick Carroll On: Sharks Are Back In The News & Where Are The Dead Whales?

What’s your attitude to the question of the great white?

30 10 Sep 2017
Think You Know Sharks? The DPI Wants To Know What You Got

Think You Know Sharks? The DPI Wants To Know What You Got

The chance of a lifetime!

16 31 May 2017
Ballina Drone Footage Captures Shark Vs. Surfer Close Encounter

Ballina Drone Footage Captures Shark Vs. Surfer Close Encounter

How does this make you feel?

39 24 Feb 2017
All Your Questions About NSW Shark Net Trials & Installation Answered

All Your Questions About NSW Shark Net Trials & Installation Answered

The NSW Department of Primary Industries FAQs

4 30 Oct 2016
Ballina Shark Meshing Trial Now Clear To Proceed

Ballina Shark Meshing Trial Now Clear To Proceed

Shark Mitigation Strategy goes to public vote

2 28 Oct 2016
One Shark Attack & 2 Shark Encounters In One Day In NSW

One Shark Attack & 2 Shark Encounters In One Day In NSW

Just three weeks after last incident at Ballina

66 24 Oct 2016
Nick Carroll On: Beyond The Panic, The Facts About Shark Nets

Nick Carroll On: Beyond The Panic, The Facts About Shark Nets

What do they do? What don’t they? Here are the facts & figures

74 21 Oct 2016
Shark Nets Or Not? Have Your Say Right Here

Shark Nets Or Not? Have Your Say Right Here

We want to know exactly what you think

87 12 Oct 2016
UPDATE: The NSW DPI Answers Coastalwatch's Questions On The Failed Shark Barriers

UPDATE: The NSW DPI Answers Coastalwatch's Questions On The Failed Shark Barriers

Nick Carroll digs deeper into the story

23 20 Sep 2016
Shark Attack At Yallingup WA

Shark Attack At Yallingup WA

Near fatal attack on surfer

3 6 Sep 2016
WA Shark Attack: Victim Passes Away

WA Shark Attack: Victim Passes Away

The second attack in the area in under a year

31 May 2016
Surfer Attacked By Shark At Bombo, NSW

Surfer Attacked By Shark At Bombo, NSW

Man in serious condition

30 Mar 2016
Nicole McLachlan's Hunger Strike To Save Us & The Sharks

Nicole McLachlan's Hunger Strike To Save Us & The Sharks

“Trying to govern ungovernable events distracts us from real shark bite prevention.”

5 7 Feb 2016
Sharks: They Breed'em Big In WA

Sharks: They Breed'em Big In WA

Fishermen pose with their catch

10 15 Jan 2016
Shark Attack In Queensland

Shark Attack In Queensland

A number of beaches close due to sightings this week

31 Dec 2015
Video: Kelly Slater Does Air, Shark Copies

Video: Kelly Slater Does Air, Shark Copies

Slater and Shark in one video

3 24 Dec 2015
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A Wonderful Idea: A bunch of Surf Roadie Itineraries To Help Bushfire Affected Towns on the NSW South Coast

A Wonderful Idea: A bunch of Surf Roadie Itineraries To Help Bushfire Affected Towns on the NSW South Coast

2 Jun 2020
Rip Curl's Newest Wetsuit Was Designed by Mick Fanning, Tyler Wright and Gabriel Medina

Rip Curl's Newest Wetsuit Was Designed by Mick Fanning, Tyler Wright and Gabriel Medina

1 Jun 2020
What Are the Five Best Surf Comps of the Last Ten Years?

What Are the Five Best Surf Comps of the Last Ten Years?

1 Jun 2020
Almost Perfect Point - Burleigh This Week

Almost Perfect Point - Burleigh This Week

3 30 May 2020
Nick Carroll: The Swell That Blew the COVID Cobwebs Right Off

Nick Carroll: The Swell That Blew the COVID Cobwebs Right Off

8 29 May 2020
What a Week of Waves! – More Perfect Pits

What a Week of Waves! – More Perfect Pits

28 May 2020
Piles of Face Masks Are Washing up on NSW Beaches!

Piles of Face Masks Are Washing up on NSW Beaches!

1 27 May 2020
Our Five Favourite Clips From the Weekend's Swell (So Far)

Our Five Favourite Clips From the Weekend's Swell (So Far)

2 27 May 2020
“It Was the Day of Days” – Merewether Saturday was as Good as it Gets

“It Was the Day of Days” – Merewether Saturday was as Good as it Gets

4 25 May 2020
Sean Doherty: Laura Enever's 'Undone' Finds Lightness in a World of Heavy

Sean Doherty: Laura Enever's 'Undone' Finds Lightness in a World of Heavy

1 25 May 2020
Around the Grounds: Rolling Highlights of This Late-Autumn East Coast Swell

Around the Grounds: Rolling Highlights of This Late-Autumn East Coast Swell

1 23 May 2020
The Gold Coast Was Cooking Friday, Watch Mick, Liam O'Brien, Tommy Whits and More Score It

The Gold Coast Was Cooking Friday, Watch Mick, Liam O'Brien, Tommy Whits and More Score It

23 May 2020
Is This the Board That’ll Win Olympic Gold? The JS Monsta Box 2020 Broken Down

Is This the Board That’ll Win Olympic Gold? The JS Monsta Box 2020 Broken Down

1 21 May 2020
"Nobody Keeps Me From Surfing Snapper" – a Day in the Life of Mitchy Parkinson During a Nice Snapper Swell

"Nobody Keeps Me From Surfing Snapper" – a Day in the Life of Mitchy Parkinson During a Nice Snapper Swell

2 21 May 2020
Sean Doherty: Wade Goodall's Pentacoastal Might Be the Last Film of its Kind

Sean Doherty: Wade Goodall's Pentacoastal Might Be the Last Film of its Kind

7 20 May 2020
Nick Carroll: What's the Real Reason Shark Encounters Have Declined on the North Coast?

Nick Carroll: What's the Real Reason Shark Encounters Have Declined on the North Coast?

6 20 May 2020
Watch the 2020 O'Neill Wave of the Winter Movie

Watch the 2020 O'Neill Wave of the Winter Movie

19 May 2020
You Can Watch 'RISS', the New Profile Surf-Doco on Carissa Moore, Right Here

You Can Watch 'RISS', the New Profile Surf-Doco on Carissa Moore, Right Here

2 18 May 2020
Improve Your Balance and Hack Your Surfing With These Simple Exercises

Improve Your Balance and Hack Your Surfing With These Simple Exercises

18 May 2020
Nick Carroll: Look Out, Here They Come! Surf Regions Brace For Frothing Visitors

Nick Carroll: Look Out, Here They Come! Surf Regions Brace For Frothing Visitors

5 16 May 2020
Let's Watch the New Wade Goodall Movie, Italo x 90s Grinspoon, and John John Shreds a Foil Sans Foil

Let's Watch the New Wade Goodall Movie, Italo x 90s Grinspoon, and John John Shreds a Foil Sans Foil

15 May 2020
Watch: Mick Fanning and Co Score Super Fun Snapper Runners, Thursday Morning

Watch: Mick Fanning and Co Score Super Fun Snapper Runners, Thursday Morning

2 15 May 2020
When the Pandemic Spread to the Island Nation of Cabo Verde, These Guys Went Off The Grid

When the Pandemic Spread to the Island Nation of Cabo Verde, These Guys Went Off The Grid

2 14 May 2020
Sean Doherty: Coastal Estates in the Time of Corona

Sean Doherty: Coastal Estates in the Time of Corona

5 9 May 2020
Ron and Vaughan on the Epic Careers of Owen and Tyler Wright

Ron and Vaughan on the Epic Careers of Owen and Tyler Wright

2 6 May 2020
Mikey Wright Is Back in the Water

Mikey Wright Is Back in the Water

5 May 2020
The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.7

The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.7

4 May 2020
These Exercises Will Get You Paddling Harder, Better Faster, Stronger

These Exercises Will Get You Paddling Harder, Better Faster, Stronger

2 May 2020
These Sons of Legends Are Coming to Shred the Next Generation

These Sons of Legends Are Coming to Shred the Next Generation

1 30 Apr 2020
Nick Carroll: COVID-19, The Aussie Experiment

Nick Carroll: COVID-19, The Aussie Experiment

16 30 Apr 2020
Sean Doherty: This Might Be the Crisis the WSL Needed

Sean Doherty: This Might Be the Crisis the WSL Needed

10 29 Apr 2020
This Is What the WSL Will Do Next – An Exclusive Interview With CEO Erik Logan on the Future of Pro Surfing

This Is What the WSL Will Do Next – An Exclusive Interview With CEO Erik Logan on the Future of Pro Surfing

2 29 Apr 2020
The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.6

The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.6

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Tested: Flashbomb Heat Seeker 3/2mm Zip Free Steamer, Ten Months Down the Track

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5 27 Apr 2020
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