Australia | Queensland | Greenmount Beach

Incident Details:

year: 1962
location: Greenmount Beach
area: Queensland
country: Australia
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: Lance Maloney
gender: M
age: 35
injury: Shin bitten
time: 14h30
species detail: 60 cm shark
source: Courier Mail (Brisbane) 2-5-1962
species: unknown shark
date: 4-Feb-62
activity: Swimming

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1962 on the date reported as 4-Feb-62 - Lance Maloney, a male aged 35 was Swimming near Greenmount Beach. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked Lance Maloney. The attack was non-fatal (Shin bitten)