Swimmers and surfers have been forced out of the ocean in the South West after several sharks were spotted circling close to shore.
Troy de Ruyter
Swimmers have been allowed back into the water at Perth’s popular Cottesloe beach after they were forced out due to a shark sighted cruising 10m from shore.
A pristine, 3km-long reef of giant rose-shaped corals has been found by scientists off the coast of Tahiti.
Lifesavers have closed parts of a beach in Perth’s northern suburbs due to a shark sighting on Sunday afternoon.
Swimmers scrambled out of the water at Cottesloe, North Cottesloe and Swanbourne beaches after a tiger shark was spotted in the area on Saturday.
Rourke Walsh and Sarah Steger
Multiple shark sightings have forced a northern suburbs beach to close for a second day in a row after another predator was spotted close to shore on Monday morning.
Northern beaches have been closed after multiple shark sightings were reported in the area.
A shark warning has been issued for North Lancelin Beach after a man was reportedly knocked off his hydro-foil surfboard Saturday afternoon.
Popular beaches across Perth were closed on Monday after multiple shark sightings along the coast.
A shark sighting has closed a popular Perth beach, 48 hours after multiple alerts sent swimmers scrambling from the water on a Scorching Christmas day.
Lifesavers are tracking a “shape” and “dark colour” only 30-40m offshore, moving slowly north of the Mullaloo surf club.
Brianna Dugan, Daryna Zadvirna and Charlotte Elton
A spear fisherman has had a close call with a three metre shark early Tuesday morning, after it started to attack him in the State’s south.
A shark sighting has closed one of Perth’s most popular beaches, a month after a swimmer was fatally mauled to death at nearby Port beach.
Reef managers might change what can be fished where on the Great Barrier Reef after scientists found some fish help protect coral from crown-of-thorns starfish.
Two teenagers are recovering in hospital after a suspected shark attack on Victoria's Bellarine Peninsula.
A pair of Esperance fishermen should buy themselves a Lotto ticket after a close call with a shark off the Esperance coast.
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A veteran WA fisherman believes sharks need a reminder that they are not the only ‘boss’ in the sea, saying rules preventing them from being caught need to be scrapped.
Deputy Liberal leader Libby Mettam has concerns for the 10,000 school leavers heading to the South West on Monday, following a growing number of shark sightings along the WA coast.
Swanbourne and North Cottesloe beaches have been reopened after yet another shark sighting along WA’s deadly beaches.
Swimmers are on alert after a white shark was detected for the eighth time in three days, less than two weeks since WA man Paul Millachip was mauled to death.
A rotting whale carcass drifting about 100m off Rottnest has attracted around 30 sharks - and forced beaches to close - in an awesome show of nature.
Swimmers have been ordered out of the water after a large number of sharks were attracted to a whale carcass drifting off Rottnest.
Visitors to Rottnest Island are being warned a dead whale could attract sharks to one of the region’s most popular beaches.
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