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Nick Carroll: We Know About the Sharks, What About the People?

Nick Carroll: We Know About the Sharks, What About the People?

A UTS research project aims to find out how people — not sharks — on the North Coast have changed their behaviour since 2015’s nightmare

11 9 Oct 2019
Nick Carroll: Great Whites and the New Normal

Nick Carroll: Great Whites and the New Normal

Yibbida Yibbida

7 21 Aug 2019
Bondi Beach Closed As Big Shark Stalks Surfers

Bondi Beach Closed As Big Shark Stalks Surfers

At least one shark was stalking the Bondi lineup today.

18 15 Nov 2018
Nick Carroll On: Ballina's Turn On The Whale Carcass Merry-Go-Round

Nick Carroll On: Ballina's Turn On The Whale Carcass Merry-Go-Round

Bury it, get yelled at, then quickly dig it up — is this any way to treat a mammal?

18 11 Oct 2017
Sharks and You One Year On – What's Changed? Part I

Sharks and You One Year On – What's Changed? Part I

CW survey results are in

4 21 Sep 2017
Nick Carroll On: Sharks Are Back In The News & Where Are The Dead Whales?

Nick Carroll On: Sharks Are Back In The News & Where Are The Dead Whales?

What’s your attitude to the question of the great white?

30 10 Sep 2017
Think You Know Sharks? The DPI Wants To Know What You Got

Think You Know Sharks? The DPI Wants To Know What You Got

The chance of a lifetime!

16 31 May 2017
Ballina Drone Footage Captures Shark Vs. Surfer Close Encounter

Ballina Drone Footage Captures Shark Vs. Surfer Close Encounter

How does this make you feel?

39 24 Feb 2017
All Your Questions About NSW Shark Net Trials & Installation Answered

All Your Questions About NSW Shark Net Trials & Installation Answered

The NSW Department of Primary Industries FAQs

4 30 Oct 2016
Ballina Shark Meshing Trial Now Clear To Proceed

Ballina Shark Meshing Trial Now Clear To Proceed

Shark Mitigation Strategy goes to public vote

2 28 Oct 2016
One Shark Attack & 2 Shark Encounters In One Day In NSW

One Shark Attack & 2 Shark Encounters In One Day In NSW

Just three weeks after last incident at Ballina

66 24 Oct 2016
Nick Carroll On: Beyond The Panic, The Facts About Shark Nets

Nick Carroll On: Beyond The Panic, The Facts About Shark Nets

What do they do? What don’t they? Here are the facts & figures

74 21 Oct 2016
Shark Nets Or Not? Have Your Say Right Here

Shark Nets Or Not? Have Your Say Right Here

We want to know exactly what you think

87 12 Oct 2016
UPDATE: The NSW DPI Answers Coastalwatch's Questions On The Failed Shark Barriers

UPDATE: The NSW DPI Answers Coastalwatch's Questions On The Failed Shark Barriers

Nick Carroll digs deeper into the story

23 20 Sep 2016
Shark Attack At Yallingup WA

Shark Attack At Yallingup WA

Near fatal attack on surfer

3 6 Sep 2016
WA Shark Attack: Victim Passes Away

WA Shark Attack: Victim Passes Away

The second attack in the area in under a year

31 May 2016
Surfer Attacked By Shark At Bombo, NSW

Surfer Attacked By Shark At Bombo, NSW

Man in serious condition

30 Mar 2016
Nicole McLachlan's Hunger Strike To Save Us & The Sharks

Nicole McLachlan's Hunger Strike To Save Us & The Sharks

“Trying to govern ungovernable events distracts us from real shark bite prevention.”

5 7 Feb 2016
Sharks: They Breed'em Big In WA

Sharks: They Breed'em Big In WA

Fishermen pose with their catch

10 15 Jan 2016
Shark Attack In Queensland

Shark Attack In Queensland

A number of beaches close due to sightings this week

31 Dec 2015
Video: Kelly Slater Does Air, Shark Copies

Video: Kelly Slater Does Air, Shark Copies

Slater and Shark in one video

3 24 Dec 2015
Latest News

A Cinematic Viewing of Cyclone Gretel at Snapper

Fanning, Freestone, Kerrsy, Crews, Soli, Carmichael, Mikey Wright and more indulge

31 Mar 2020
The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.2

The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.2

1 30 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: We Asked a Scientist, Is Surfing Safe From COVID-19?

Nick Carroll: We Asked a Scientist, Is Surfing Safe From COVID-19?

14 28 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: Surf School's Out

Nick Carroll: Surf School's Out

27 Mar 2020
A Statement From Coastalwatch on Surfing and the Coronavirus

A Statement From Coastalwatch on Surfing and the Coronavirus

3 26 Mar 2020
Is the Right Australia's Most Terrifying Slab? Watch Kerby Brown and Co Take It on

Is the Right Australia's Most Terrifying Slab? Watch Kerby Brown and Co Take It on

3 26 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: How are the Boardmakers Coping?

Nick Carroll: How are the Boardmakers Coping?

3 25 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: WTF, Closed Beaches?

Nick Carroll: WTF, Closed Beaches?

22 24 Mar 2020
The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.1

The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.1

23 Mar 2020
Mick, Freestone and More Score Pumping Gold Coast Beachies Last Week

Mick, Freestone and More Score Pumping Gold Coast Beachies Last Week

1 23 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: How Surfers Around the World Are Doing Amid COVID-19

Nick Carroll: How Surfers Around the World Are Doing Amid COVID-19

9 19 Mar 2020
Glorious Burleigh Barrels – Cyclone Gretel

Glorious Burleigh Barrels – Cyclone Gretel

1 17 Mar 2020
Bells Is Off For Easter! WSL Shuts Down the Tour Until at Least June 2020

Bells Is Off For Easter! WSL Shuts Down the Tour Until at Least June 2020

2 17 Mar 2020
Cyclone Gretel Arrives On The Gold Coast & Mick Fanning Returns

Cyclone Gretel Arrives On The Gold Coast & Mick Fanning Returns

16 Mar 2020
Tully Wylie and India Robinson Win Australia's First Ever Wave Pool Comp

Tully Wylie and India Robinson Win Australia's First Ever Wave Pool Comp

16 Mar 2020
Watch the First Ever Australian Wave Pool Comp, Streaming Right Now!

Watch the First Ever Australian Wave Pool Comp, Streaming Right Now!

3 15 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: He's Ours

Nick Carroll: He's Ours

1 14 Mar 2020
Jamie O'Brien Just Won O'Neill Wave of the Winter, Reef McIntosh 4ocean Wave of the Decade

Jamie O'Brien Just Won O'Neill Wave of the Winter, Reef McIntosh 4ocean Wave of the Decade

3 14 Mar 2020
Breaking: The WSL Has Cancelled All Events in March, including the First Leg of the Championship Tour

Breaking: The WSL Has Cancelled All Events in March, including the First Leg of the Championship Tour

6 13 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: How the Surfing World’s Responding to COVID-19

Nick Carroll: How the Surfing World’s Responding to COVID-19

5 12 Mar 2020
Ryan Callinan Just Dropped His 2019 Freesurfing Highlights

Ryan Callinan Just Dropped His 2019 Freesurfing Highlights

11 Mar 2020
Owen Wright Shreds North Coast NSW Beachie, Looking Sharp As For 2020

Owen Wright Shreds North Coast NSW Beachie, Looking Sharp As For 2020

7 10 Mar 2020
Swell Expedition: New Zealand With Ricardo Christie

Swell Expedition: New Zealand With Ricardo Christie

3 8 Mar 2020
Big Wave Risk Assessment Group Is Coming To Torquay For a Summit This Month

Big Wave Risk Assessment Group Is Coming To Torquay For a Summit This Month

1 6 Mar 2020
An Epic Tahiti Tow Session With West Aussie Hellman Kerby Brown

An Epic Tahiti Tow Session With West Aussie Hellman Kerby Brown

1 4 Mar 2020
Ours Went Off  During Uesi – As Seen From the Water

Ours Went Off During Uesi – As Seen From the Water

3 3 Mar 2020
Jack Robbo, Freddy Morais and Leo Fioravanti Get Shredding This Morning on the NSW North Coast

Jack Robbo, Freddy Morais and Leo Fioravanti Get Shredding This Morning on the NSW North Coast

2 Mar 2020
Classic Session: Lagundri Bay on the Absolute Cook

Classic Session: Lagundri Bay on the Absolute Cook

1 29 Feb 2020
Be a Part of the 2020 Manly Kombi Rally!

Be a Part of the 2020 Manly Kombi Rally!

28 Feb 2020
Ryan Callinan and Mitch Crews Explore the Epic Mid-North Coast

Ryan Callinan and Mitch Crews Explore the Epic Mid-North Coast

5 27 Feb 2020
Interview: Kita Alexander on Writing, Touring With the CT, and That Day at Snapper

Interview: Kita Alexander on Writing, Touring With the CT, and That Day at Snapper

27 Feb 2020
Sean Doherty: The Bight Bites Back

Sean Doherty: The Bight Bites Back

7 26 Feb 2020
Breaking: Check Ya Later, Equinor – Plans To Drill Great Aussie Bight Have Been Scrapped!

Breaking: Check Ya Later, Equinor – Plans To Drill Great Aussie Bight Have Been Scrapped!

4 25 Feb 2020
Raw Kirra, 11 Minutes of Pumping Uesi Tubes

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2 25 Feb 2020
There's Gonna Be A Surf Comp at Melbourne's Wave Pool Next Month

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24 Feb 2020
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