MAKENA LANDING BEACH (HAWAII)- Last weekend a 51-year-old woman from California was attacked off Makena Landing Beach Park by a shark estimated to be between 10 and 12 feet long. The woman was swimming approximately 20 yards offshore. She suffered nonlife-threatening injuries, including puncture wounds to her right inner thighContinue Reading

PONCE INLET (USA)- Yesterday a 24-year old surfer from Holmes Beach was bitten by a shark the ankle in the ocean off Ponce Inlet, just north of the jetty. It is the 8th shark attack this year in Volusia County, which calls itself “shark bite capitol of the world”. MostContinue Reading

VERO BEACH (USA)- A 21 year old surfer was bitten Tuesday on his arm while he was surfing at Sebastian Inlet State Park off the coast of Florida, USA.  The man was paddling over a deep trough roughly 25 yards offshore when the shark, estimated to be up to fiveContinue Reading

RED BLUFF (AUSTRALIA)- A surfer was badly mauled yesterday when he was attacked by a shark at the remote Red Bluff point off Western Australia’s northern coast. It’s the sixth serious shark attack off the western coast in a year. Five of them were fatal. The 34-year-old man was bittenContinue Reading

PERTH (AUSTRALIA)- An Irish expat was very fortunate last week when a great white attacked his surfski, while he was enjoying the sunrise and the sight of dolphins nearby. He managed to get out of the water safely. Martin Kane, 61, originally from Phibsborough, went into the water early lastContinue Reading

MYRTLE BEACH (USA)- Shark alert at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Four people were bitten by what may have been a shark off the same beach between 72nd and 82nd Avenue North. The dispatch website for Myrtle Beach Police says the call about a possible animal bite came in around 1:20Continue Reading