A Mandurah man has described the ‘scary’ moment a shark ‘lunged’ at his jetski early on Wednesday morning.
A jetski rider has had a terrifying close encounter with a shark at a beach in Mandurah.
Australia had more fatal shark attacks than any other country last year despite international researchers ranking the country's beach safety the world's best.
A popular beach in WA’s South West has been closed to swimmers, after a shark sighting off the coast.
While researchers have known since the 1960s that some coral were present off the Atlantic, the reef's size remained a mystery until now.
A Rottnest Island beach has been closed for the third time in five days.
Lifeguards have closed two popular beaches at Rottnest Island after a shark was spotted.
Sunseekers have been temporarily barred from swimming at a popular Perth beach, with a 2.5m shark reported metres from the shore.
Gabrielle Becerra Mellet
A man who was bitten by a suspected bronze whaler shark has recounted the terrifying moment he ‘fell straight into its mouth’ while windfoiling north of Perth. WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES
Rebecca Le May
A wingsurfer who was bitten by a shark north of Lancelin — and drove himself to the local nursing post after the terrifying incident — is in a stable condition in hospital.
A man has been transferred to Joondalup Hospital after suffering a shark bite north of Lancelin.
Three acoustic shark monitors will soon be installed in the Swan River – but authorities are yet to tag a single adult bull shark in the estuary since Stella Berry was fatally attacked earlier this year.
Two Perth fishermen have had a frightening encounter after six sharks stalked their boat off Ocean Reef Marina on Sunday.
Drone footage has revealed just how close a large shark came to the shore of one of Perth’s busiest beaches.
Cottesloe beach has reopened after swimmers were earlier ordered out of the water after a tagged white shark was detected.
Local photographer Brendan Walter captured the ‘special’ group of animals on Monday morning off the coast of Rockingham — with the spectacular video capturing at least 17 of the large animals.
Sunseekers were stopped from swimming at three popular Perth beaches on Sunday after a shark sighting.
A diver has had multiple surgeries but is expected to make a full recovery after a shark bit her face while she was swimming south of Adelaide.
Anneke de Boer
A man has been attacked by a shark while spearfishing in waters off Exmouth on Friday afternoon.
Shark fishing will be banned from all Perth beaches from next week after community pressure to ban the bloody practise which brings the predators close to the shore.
A study using satellite observations of Antarctica's ice surface have found a vast ancient landscape with valleys and ridges.
A new species of fish has been discovered in the Great Barrier Reef and scientists are hoping to identify seven more unique marine creatures.
Ecologists say San Francisco Bay could be a nursing and pupping ground for a species believed to be in decline - the broadnose sevengill shark.
WA’s first Swan River shark barrier will be in place before the end of the year with installation of the Bicton Baths enclosure to begin in October.
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