Southland Shark Attacks

4 attacks recorded (0 fatal)
Southland shark attacks
Date Location Fatal?
Jan 16th 2020 Oreti Beach N
Dec 24th 2019 Oreti Beach N
Feb 27th 2003 East side of Bench Island in the Foveaux Strait N
Feb 18th 1962 Long Beach N

Attacks by region

Attacks by location

  • Oreti Beach (9)
  • Alderman Islands (2)
  • St. Clair Beach, Dunedin (2)
  • Dunedin (2)
  • Manukau Harbor, 6 miles south of Auckland (2)
  • Oamaru (2)
  • Tararu, Thames (2)

Attacks by month

  • January (1)
  • February (2)
  • December (1)