Ballina is keen to become a trial site for ‘sonic mesh’ technology that could help prevent further shark attacks at local beaches.
Sharks are beaching themselves on Byron Bay's Main Beach, as comedian and resident George Smilovici found out on Saturday when he was about to have a dip and a shark beached itself momentarily in front of him. Watch video
Tracking large sharks sounds good on paper, but what’s required for the sake of beachgoers, to stalk these marine predators and report their whereabouts?
Angeline Daniels, South Golden Beach. Growing up, my friends and family always approached the beach with respect and an acute awareness that we are sharers of the waves and water with other species.
A swimming event in Lismore at the weekend helped raise awareness of the controversial practice of shark finning in Australia and overseas.