Buried whale may put surfers at risk – Coffs Coast Advocate

Coffs Coast AdvocateBuried whale may put surfers at riskCoffs Coast AdvocateDr Rourke cited a number of cases where buried whales had correlated with increased shark attacks, including at Cottesloe Beach in Western Australia and here on the east coast. "The fact that you have a whale buried on Seven Mile Beach between Byron ...and...

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No shark barrier trial for Cottesloe – The West Australian – The West Australian

The West AustralianNo shark barrier trial for Cottesloe - The West AustralianThe West AustralianA trial of a shark barrier at Cottesloe beach over summer looks dead in the water because nobody wants to pay for it. Neither the Town of Cottesloe nor the State Government appear likely to fund the $130,000 trial of a barrier that has been used with...

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Calls for shark nets at Cottesloe but only as a precaution – WA today

WA todayCalls for shark nets at Cottesloe but only as a precautionWA todayThere are no plans to install a shark net at Cottesloe despite the council taking precautionary measures to have one approved. The Mayor of Cottesloe Jo Dawkins said on Monday that the council had no immediate plans to erect a trial shark barrier but ...Nylon net to repel sharks, attract swimmersThe Australian (blog)all 3 news...

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Sharks fenced out at Cottesloe Beach – Perth Now

Perth NowSharks fenced out at Cottesloe BeachPerth NowA SHARK-proof fence stretching 120m will be erected at WA's most iconic beach under a new plan to keep swimmers safe. The Town of Cottesloe will on Monday vote on a proposal to install the nylon shark barrier at Perth's Cottesloe Beach this...

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Shark spotted 5m from shore near Cottesloe – Perth Now

Perth NowShark spotted 5m from shore near CottesloePerth NowSurf Life Saving WA tweeted that a member of the public spotted the 3m shark of unknown species just after 7am Saturday. It was sighted very close to shore at South Cottesloe Beach in front of the Vlamingh Memorial, a monument to the Dutch seaman who ...and...

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