Shark attack at Kaikoura, South Island, New Zealand

Shark attack details: Kaikoura, South Island, 09-Dec-2007
Date of attack: Dec 9th 2007
Location: Kaikoura, South Island
Shark species: unknown
Name of victim: Olivia Hislop
Sex of victim: F
Activity: Surfing
Injury: No injury, shark bit surfboard & severed leash

View detailed report (PDF)

Map showing shark attack location and nearby incidents

Nearby shark attacks

Shark attack

New Zealand

Attacks by region

Attacks by location