New South Wales Shark Attacks

497 attacks recorded (99 fatal)
New South Wales shark attacks
Date Location Fatal?
Dec 19th 1883 Parramatta River Y
Jan 21st 1883 Iron Cove, Sydney Y
May 14th 1882 Millers Point N
Apr 15th 1882 Lake Macquarie Y
Darling Harbor, Sydney Y
Nov 14th 1881 Johnstone's Bay, Sydney N
Oct 10th 1880 Bermagui N
Jan 22nd 1880 Chowder Bay, Sydney N
Jan 3rd 1880 Cooranbong N
Nov 10th 1879 Clarence Heads N
Mar 10th 1879 Near Sydney N
Nov 17th 1878 Lane Cove River, Sydney Harbor N
Oct 27th 1878 Balmain, Sydney (Estuary) Y
Dec 15th 1877 Peacock Point, Balmain, Sydney N
Dec 12th 1877 Near Sydney Y
Sep 15th 1877 Port Jackson N
May 14th 1876 Sydney Harbour Y
Oct 27th 1876 Sydney Y
Clarence Heads N
Jan 9th 1874 Darling Harbor, Sydney N
Newcastle N
Hawkesbury River N
Oct 27th 1871 Manning River Y
Jervis Bay & Long Reef N
Jan 10th 1863 Bellynahinch on the Manning River Y
Dec 26th 1860 The Domain, Sydney N
Sydney Harbor N
Dec 19th 1852 Clark's Island, Sydney Harbor N
Coalcliff Y
Dec 9th 1849 Sydney Harbor Y
Dec 1st 1849 Woolloomooloo, Sydney Harbor (Estuary) Y
Jan 27th 1849 Sydney N
Dec 26th 1845 Newcastle Y
Oct 27th 2021 Sydney Harbor N
Mar 27th 1841 Cockatoo Island, Sydney Y
Dec 1st 1840 Off Domain, Sydney Harbor Y
Nov 17th 1839 N
Jan 17th 1837 Macleay River Y
Jun 4th 1832 South Head, Sydney N
Sydney N
Jan 12th 1807 Cockle Bay, Sydney Harbour N
Georges Head, off Port Jackson N
Oct 27th 1791 Port Jackson Y
May 10th 1788 Sydney Harbor N
Bondi N
Spectacle Island, Port Jackson N
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Attacks by region

Attacks by location

  • Sydney (10)
  • Sydney Harbor (10)
  • Near Thursday Island (9)
  • Brisbane River (9)
  • Moreton Bay (8)
  • Newcastle (8)
  • Bunbury (7)
  • Coogee (7)
  • Ross River, Townsville (7)
  • Bondi (7)

Attacks by month

  • January (91)
  • February (64)
  • March (54)
  • April (50)
  • May (18)
  • June (21)
  • July (9)
  • August (14)
  • September (14)
  • October (30)
  • November (36)
  • December (78)