AUSTRALIA | New South Wales | Belongil Bay

Incident Details:

year: 2019
location: Belongil Bay
area: New South Wales
country: AUSTRALIA
fatality: non-fatal
species: Unknown
victim: Sam Edwardes
gender: M
age: 41
injury: Lacerations/puncture marks to thigh
time: 06h40
species detail:
source: B. Myatt, GSAF
species: Unknown shark
date: 17-Feb-19
activity: Surfing

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 2019 on the date reported as 17-Feb-19 - Sam Edwardes, a male aged 41 was Surfing near Belongil Bay. An Unknown shark was reported to have attacked Sam Edwardes. The attack was non-fatal (Lacerations/puncture marks to thigh)