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WA man Greg Pickering has operations after Esperance shark attack

Greg Pickering, shark attack victim

An abalone diver attacked by a shark off a remote part of Western Australia's southern coast has undergone a series of operations while the Department of Fisheries has conceded its kill order could...

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Second time 'lucky' for Esperance shark attack victim Greg Pickering

Shark attack victim Greg Pickering at Jandakot Airport, on his way to hospital in Perth.

Aleisha Orr Greg Pickering is either very lucky or very unlucky depending on which way you look at it.

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Tributes paid to surfer Chris Boyd killed in Gracetown shark attack

Chris Boyd

Staff writers Tributes have been paid to the surfer who was killed by a shark off a WA beach on Saturday.

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Man dies following Gracetown shark attack

Gang Gang- Narrabundah College media posters.
Centenary 'Come To Canberra' posters designed by students at Narrabundah College.
Shark ? Hugh Brown in Year 11

Liam Ducey An imminent threat order has been issued after a surfer was killed by a shark at the South West holiday town of Gracetown.

Colin Barnett flags new shark policy

Shark

Changes to the way the Western Australian government deals with sharks that lurk in popular swimming and surfing areas will be unveiled next week.

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Dangerous weather to hit south-west WA

Tree down in Thornlie

Flash flooding and damaging winds of up to 125km/h are expected to hit regions across south-west WA on Friday.

WA's shark network receives new technology for faster alerts

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Robyn Preston Western Australia's shark safety program has been given a boost by the state government, after new shark alert technology was deployed on the coastal monitoring network this week.

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World loses last World War I combat veteran after death of Perth digger Claude Choules

Claude Choules

Lucy Rickard History's last living link with the battlefields of World War I has been broken with the death of 110-year-old digger Claude Choules.

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'I was no longer alone': shark attack victim's chilling first encounter

Clarkson

Aja Styles In an ominous sign of things to come, West Australian diver Peter Clarkson wrote about his first encounter with a great white shark while promoting a shark-deterrent device.

Ben Cousins charged with drug possession

Ben Cousins

Rhianna King Ben Cousins has been charged with possession of methylamphetamine with intent to sell and supply after being arrested at Esperance airport last night.

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Ben Cousins charged with cannabis possession

Rhianna King Ben Cousins has been charged with cannabis possession just three weeks after he was arrested with methylamphetamine at Esperance airport.

'Extraordinary' taxi ride launch falls flat

Taxi

Tim Clarke WA's "Extraordinary Taxi Ride" got off to a very ordinary start this morning, when the RAC had to be called to jump start the taxi being used to promote the state's natural beauty.

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