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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?

28 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
Latest News

Soli Bailey Rips and Reflects in This Beautiful Morgan Maassen Short Film

Soli's entering into "favourite surfer" areas

13 Aug 2020
Behind the Design of FCS's Space Fighter Looking New H4 Fin

Behind the Design of FCS's Space Fighter Looking New H4 Fin

2 13 Aug 2020
Surfing’s Very Own Rescue Course Goes Online

Surfing’s Very Own Rescue Course Goes Online

12 Aug 2020
Interview: West Aussie Shark Survivor, "Those Blokes Are Absolute Heroes and Without a Doubt Saved My Life"

Interview: West Aussie Shark Survivor, "Those Blokes Are Absolute Heroes and Without a Doubt Saved My Life"

5 11 Aug 2020
Watch Mick, Parko and More Go to Battle in Episode 1 of New Aussie Surf Show, 'Rivals'

Watch Mick, Parko and More Go to Battle in Episode 1 of New Aussie Surf Show, 'Rivals'

3 10 Aug 2020
Tested: Quiksilver Mens Highline Pro 1mm Zipperless Steamer Wetsuit, Eight Months Down the Track

Tested: Quiksilver Mens Highline Pro 1mm Zipperless Steamer Wetsuit, Eight Months Down the Track

10 6 Aug 2020
Maurice Cole: The Nightmare That’s Turned Into A Blessing

Maurice Cole: The Nightmare That’s Turned Into A Blessing

1 4 Aug 2020
Nick Carroll: The Travel Boom Lies Ahead

Nick Carroll: The Travel Boom Lies Ahead

11 3 Aug 2020
Watch Tom Carroll, Nathan Hedge and More Pull Into Massive Tubes on This Sydney Beachie's "Day of Days"

Watch Tom Carroll, Nathan Hedge and More Pull Into Massive Tubes on This Sydney Beachie's "Day of Days"

1 31 Jul 2020
Video: Rainbow Bay Last Saturday Was an A-Grade Tube Machine

Video: Rainbow Bay Last Saturday Was an A-Grade Tube Machine

4 31 Jul 2020
Sean Doherty: The Offshore Gas Field Hiding in Plain Sight of Newcastle, Sydney and the Central Coast

Sean Doherty: The Offshore Gas Field Hiding in Plain Sight of Newcastle, Sydney and the Central Coast

10 30 Jul 2020
Paddle Bombs and Tow-Ins as East Coast Low Lights up Sydney Yet Again

Paddle Bombs and Tow-Ins as East Coast Low Lights up Sydney Yet Again

29 Jul 2020
Grom Comps Are On! – Rip Curl GromSearch Series Announced for 2020

Grom Comps Are On! – Rip Curl GromSearch Series Announced for 2020

28 Jul 2020
Video & Gallery: Locals Rule Day of the Year (So Far) at Padang Padang

Video & Gallery: Locals Rule Day of the Year (So Far) at Padang Padang

1 28 Jul 2020
There's a Digital Surf Comp Coming to South Africa – the Rip Curl E-Pro

There's a Digital Surf Comp Coming to South Africa – the Rip Curl E-Pro

27 Jul 2020
Trailer: Torren Martyn's Next Movie is a Motorcycle Surf Roadie Through New Zealand

Trailer: Torren Martyn's Next Movie is a Motorcycle Surf Roadie Through New Zealand

2 24 Jul 2020
Sean Doherty: The Problem Is Bigger Than Wamberal

Sean Doherty: The Problem Is Bigger Than Wamberal

24 24 Jul 2020
Swell Story: A Week To Remember

Swell Story: A Week To Remember

23 Jul 2020
We're Hiring

We're Hiring

22 Jul 2020
Sean Doherty: SMART Drumlines Were Phenomenally Successful in Targeting White Sharks, So Why Were They Pulled Out?

Sean Doherty: SMART Drumlines Were Phenomenally Successful in Targeting White Sharks, So Why Were They Pulled Out?

20 21 Jul 2020
Nick Carroll: The New WSL Tour – Killer or Weird?

Nick Carroll: The New WSL Tour – Killer or Weird?

2 20 Jul 2020
Watch: Unseen Incredible Surf Movie, 'The Africa Project Documentary'

Watch: Unseen Incredible Surf Movie, 'The Africa Project Documentary'

4 19 Jul 2020
93 World Champion and Pipe Master Derek Ho Has Died

93 World Champion and Pipe Master Derek Ho Has Died

9 18 Jul 2020
WSL Makes Massive Announcement: No 2020 World Champs, Huge CT Restructure For 2021 and Beyond

WSL Makes Massive Announcement: No 2020 World Champs, Huge CT Restructure For 2021 and Beyond

7 17 Jul 2020
Swell Update: Conditions the "Icing on the Cake" of This Swell Event This Weekend

Swell Update: Conditions the "Icing on the Cake" of This Swell Event This Weekend

1 17 Jul 2020
Video: Is This the Greatest Wave You've Ever Seen Surfed In Sydney?

Video: Is This the Greatest Wave You've Ever Seen Surfed In Sydney?

7 17 Jul 2020
Video: They Were Surfing Inside Newcastle Harbour Wednesday

Video: They Were Surfing Inside Newcastle Harbour Wednesday

1 16 Jul 2020
Video: Two Minutes of Raw, Ridiculous Deadman's Manly From Wednesday

Video: Two Minutes of Raw, Ridiculous Deadman's Manly From Wednesday

3 15 Jul 2020
Swell Update: This Is Just the First of Several Days of Heavy East Coast Surf

Swell Update: This Is Just the First of Several Days of Heavy East Coast Surf

15 Jul 2020
Russell Bierke Stays Employed With O'Neill

Russell Bierke Stays Employed With O'Neill

14 Jul 2020
Teen Surfer Dies in Shark Attack on Mid-North Coast

Teen Surfer Dies in Shark Attack on Mid-North Coast

20 11 Jul 2020
Padang Padang Fires up as Lockdowns Lift in Bali

Padang Padang Fires up as Lockdowns Lift in Bali

11 Jul 2020
Occy and Sons Shred Glassy, Fun Snapper

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1 10 Jul 2020
West Aussie Kael Walsh Has Officially Arrived With This Monster of an Edit

West Aussie Kael Walsh Has Officially Arrived With This Monster of an Edit

9 8 Jul 2020
Watch: Asher Pacey Has Sand-Bottom Points Absolutely Wired on a Twin Fin

Watch: Asher Pacey Has Sand-Bottom Points Absolutely Wired on a Twin Fin

7 Jul 2020
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