Australia Shark attacks

1371 attacks recorded (296 fatal)
Australia shark attacks
Date Region Location Fatal?
Aug 22nd 2015 New South Wales Lighthouse Beach N
Jul 31st 2015 New South Wales Evans Head N
Jul 25th 2015 Tasmania Lachan Island, Mercury Passage Y
Jul 23rd 2015 Victoria Tyrendarra Beach near Portland N
Jul 3rd 2015 New South Wales Lennox Head N
Jul 2nd 2015 New South Wales East Ballina N
Jun 30th 2015 New South Wales Flat Rock, Yamba N
Western Australia Rottnest Island N
Jun 24th 2015 Western Australia Denmark N
May 3rd 2015 New South Wales Saltwater Beach N
Apr 25th 2015 South Australia Fishery Bay N
Jun 24th 2015 New South Wales Belongil Beach, Byron Bay N
Apr 11th 2015 New South Wales McKenzies Beach N
Mar 11th 2015 New South Wales Julian Rocks, Byron Bay N
Feb 9th 2015 New South Wales Shelly Beach Y
Feb 8th 2015 New South Wales Seven Mile Beach, Byron Bay N
Feb 5th 2015 New South Wales Mereweather Beach N
Jan 30th 2015 Queensland Nerang River, Surfer's Paradise N
Jan 24th 2015 New South Wales Flat Rock N
Jan 19th 2015 New South Wales Wategos Beach, Byon Bay N
Jan 17th 2015 New South Wales Off Blacksmiths Beach N
Jan 16th 2015 New South Wales Mollymook Beach, Bannister Head N
Dec 29th 2014 New South Wales Bherwerre Beach N
Dec 29th 2014 Western Australia Three Stripes near Cheynes Beach Y
Dec 28th 2014 Victoria Paradise Beach N
Dec 15th 2014 Queensland Rudder Reef Y
Nov 29th 2014 Western Australia Pyramids Beach, Port Bouvard N
Nov 19th 2014 Western Australia Freemantle N
Nov 10th 2014 New South Wales Moonee Beach N
Oct 29th 2014 New South Wales Wallabi Point N
Oct 17th 2014 New South Wales Avoca Beach N
Oct 11th 2014 Western Australia Castle Rock, north of Dunsborough N
Oct 2nd 2014 Western Australia Kelpids Beach, Wylie Bay, Esperance N
Sep 9th 2014 New South Wales Clarkes Beach, Byron Bay Y
Aug 16th 2014 Western Australia Gnaraloo N
Jun 18th 2014 South Australia Middleton Point, Fleurieu Peninsula N
Jun 18th 2014 South Australia Middleton Point, Fleurieu Peninsula N
Western Australia Horizontal Falls N
Jun 9th 2014 South Australia Parsons Beach, Fleurieu Peninsula N
Jun 1st 2014 New South Wales Seven Mile Beach, Gerroa N
May 24th 2014 Queensland Nerang River near Chevron Island N
May 22nd 2014 New South Wales The Australian Shark and Ray Centre N
May 14th 2014 South Australia Elliston, Eyre Peninsula N
Apr 24th 2014 Western Australia South Passage, south of Coral Bay N
Apr 3rd 2014 New South Wales Tathra Y
Mar 29th 2014 Western Australia Off Dawesville Cut N
Mar 18th 2014 Victoria Winkipop Beach N
Mar 18th 2014 New South Wales Lennox Head N
Mar 12th 2014 New South Wales Lighthouse Beach N
Feb 8th 2014 South Australia Goldsmith Beach, Yorke Peninsula Y
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Attacks by region

Attacks by location

  • Sydney Harbor (10)
  • Sydney (10)
  • Near Thursday Island (9)
  • Brisbane River (9)
  • Newcastle (8)
  • Moreton Bay (8)
  • Ross River, Townsville (7)
  • Bondi (7)
  • Thursday Island (7)
  • Great Barrier Reef (7)

Attacks by month

  • January (210)
  • February (151)
  • March (125)
  • April (114)
  • May (61)
  • June (65)
  • July (54)
  • August (50)
  • September (64)
  • October (94)
  • November (139)
  • December (185)