Torres Strait Shark Attacks

66 attacks recorded (21 fatal)
Torres Strait shark attacks
Date Location Fatal?
May 18th 2022 Thursday Island N
Palm Island Y
Nov 17th 1926 Near Thursday Island N
Oct 16th 1923 Near Thursday Island N
N
Arlington Reef Y
Thursday Island N
Mar 29th 1915 Near Thursday Island N
Jan 1st 1913 Thursday Island N
Sep 21st 1908 Thursday Island Y
Near Thursday Island Y
Mabiuag Y
May 18th 1892 Badu Island Y
May 19th 2022 N
N
Thursday Island? N
12

Attacks by region

Attacks by location

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

Attacks by month

  • January (9)
  • February (4)
  • March (4)
  • April (5)
  • May (5)
  • June (3)
  • July (4)
  • August (5)
  • September (4)
  • October (4)
  • November (8)
  • December (4)