Aleisha Orr Final figures released on Wednesday show that 50 tiger sharks were shot dead as part of the West Australian government’s shark kill policy.
Peter Hannam Shark nets and aerial searches to protect the nation's beachgoers may become costly relics of the past if digital technology able to detect the potentially menacing creatures succeeds.
Damon Cronshaw Up to 250 juvenile great white sharks are living off the NSW coast and spending a lot of time off beaches in depths of one to five metres, CSIRO research has found.
Two whitetip reef shark babies have had their first public feed at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium's new Shark Nursery.
Karl Quinn Life as William Winram must be breathlessly exciting. One day you're ocean diving (without an oxygen tank) to a world record (145 metres down in three minutes, eight seconds); the next you're...
WESTERN AUSTRALIA is now the deadliest place on Earth for shark attacks, with five deaths in the past 13 months.
SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium has had a $10 million, nine-month overhaul.
Tim Barlass Sharks get a bad press and suffer from a negative public image - it's official.
Richard Willingham The heart of Kate Baillieu, long-time campaigner for the protection of Point Nepean National Park, sank when she heard of plans to develop the site and new state government guidelines for projects in...
These stunning photos were taken over many years by underwater and wildlife photographer Klaus Jost. See more of his images at www.jostimages.com.
These stunning photos were taken by underwater and wildlife photographer Klaus Jost. See more of his images at www.jostimages.com.
Ecuadorean authorities have seized 357 dead sharks from a boat that was fishing illegally in the protected waters of the Galapagos Islands national park.
Two great white sharks were sighted tearing chunks off a whale carcass at the popular tourist spot.
Chalpat Sonti and Aja Styles Two large sharks have been spotted feeding on a whale carcass near Rottnest Island.
Beachgoers have little to fear from sharks, despite an increased number of sightings during the past summer months.
Juliet Eilperin International delegates have adopted new protections for seven species of shark but rejected ones for bluefin tuna, signalling that fisheries managers are willing to safeguard some of the world's...
A whale carcass is attracting sharks to a popular swimming spot on Queensland's Moreton Island.
Rachel Olding Five sharks were seen off central coast beaches yesterday less than 12 hours after a surfer was bitten by what was thought to be a bronze whaler at North Avoca.
Gabriel Wingate-Pearse Beachgoers were rushed out of the water at Hawks Nest near Newcastle yesterday when three great white sharks were spotted not far from boardriders and swimmers.
James Robertson and Alicia Wood A man was bitten by a shark while surfing at North Avoca Beach on the central coast at dusk yesterday.