Australia Shark attacks

1371 attacks recorded (296 fatal)
Australia shark attacks
Date Region Location Fatal?
Nov 28th 2011 Queensland Peregian N
Oct 22nd 2011 Western Australia Rottnest Island Y
Oct 19th 2011 Victoria Elwood Beach N
Oct 9th 2011 Western Australia Cottesloe Beach Y
Sep 4th 2011 Western Australia Bunker Bay Y
Aug 28th 2011 Queensland Fantome Island Y
Apr 23rd 2011 Westerm Australia Red Bluffs N
Mar 23rd 2011 New South Wales Crowdy Head N
Mar 16th 2011 New South Wales Jimmys Beach, Port Stephens N
Mar 10th 2011 New South Wales Tallow Beach, Byron Bay N
Queensland Between N
Feb 17th 2011 South Australia Off Perforated Island near Coffin Bay Y
Feb 13th 2011 Queensland Sunshine Beach N
Feb 12th 2011 Western Australia Exmouth N
Jan 20th 2011 New South Wales Cudgen Creek N
Jan 3rd 2011 Western Australia Busselton N
Nov 27th 2010 Western Australia Native Dog Beach N
Western Australia Between Carnac and Garden Islands N
Oct 30th 2010 Western Australia Off Garden Island N
Western Australia Cheynes Beach N
Oct 23rd 2010 Western Australia Wedge Island N
Oct 9th 2010 New South Wales Mullaway Headland N
Sep 13th 2010 New South Wales Fraser's Reef N
Aug 17th 2010 Western Australia Cowaramup Bay Y
Aug 10th 2010 Queensland Three Mile Creek, Townsville N
Aug 8th 2010 New South Wales Crescent Head N
Jun 6th 2010 Western Australia Conspicuous Beach, near Walpole N
May 18th 2010 New South Wales Point Plomer N
Feb 13th 2010 Queensland Dent Island, Whitsundays N
Feb 11th 2010 New South Wales Mona Vale Beach, Sydney N
Feb 6th 2010 New South Wales Turners' Beach N
Jan 27th 2010 Queensland Archie's Beach N
Jan 22nd 2010 Victoria Geelong N
Jan 9th 2010 Torres Strait Thursday Island N
Dec 26th 2009 New South Wales Avoca Beach N
Dec 20th 2009 Queensland Mudjimba Island N
Dec 20th 2009 Queensland Lamont Reef N
Dec 13th 2009 New South Wales Coffee Head N
Dec 12th 2009 New South Wales Hawks Nest Beach N
Nov 8th 2009 South Australia Second Valley N
Oct 30th 2009 Victoria Portland N
Oct 28th 2009 New South Wales Lennox Heads N
Western Australia N
Jul 30th 2009 New South Wales Broken Head N
Jun 27th 2009 New South Wales Seven Mile Beach, Gerroa N
Apr 12th 2009 New South Wales Fingal Bay N
Mar 20th 2009 New South Wales Blue Bay N
Mar 19th 2009 New South Wales South Broulee N
Mar 19th 2009 New South Wales Bateman's Bay N
Western Australia The Natural Jetty, Rottnest Island N

Attacks by region

Attacks by location

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