Shark attack at Bateman's Bay, New South Wales, Australia

Shark attack details: Bateman's Bay, New South Wales, 19-Mar-2009
Date of attack: March 19th 2009
Location: Bateman's Bay, New South Wales
Shark species: unknown
Name of victim: Bernadette Davis
Sex of victim: F
Activity: Surfing
Injury: No injury, shark bit nose of surfboard

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