Shark attack at Noordhoek, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Shark attack details: Noordhoek, Western Cape Province, 28-Mar-2005
Date of attack: Mar 28th 2005
Location: Noordhoek, Western Cape Province
Shark species: 4 m [13'] shark
Name of victim: Chris Sullivan
Age of victim: 32 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Surfing
Injury: Lacerations to right calf, puncture wounds on right foot

View detailed report (PDF)

Map showing shark attack location and nearby incidents

Nearby shark attacks

Shark attack

South Africa

Attacks by region

Attacks by location