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Great white shark meat seized by Department of Conservation in Tauranga

The meat and liver of a great white shark have been seized by the Department of Conservation following a search warrant at a residential address in Tauranga. A man who lives at the address is now helping the department’s investigators with their inquiries. A press release from the department said the warrant was executed by […]

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Shark filmed in shallows on Tokerau Beach, Northland: ‘Too close for comfort’

A large shark has been filmed swimming in water barely knee-deep at a Northland Beach. The footage, posted to Facebook, and believed to be of a bronze whaler, shows the shark in the shore break at Tokerau Beach, near the Karikari Peninsula. “Too close for comfort that,” one person commented. Many commenting believed the shark […]

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Waihi Beach fatal shark attack: Victim’s family, friends grief-stricken, autopsy today

Police say a post mortem on a woman believed to have died in a shark attack in Waihi will be conducted today. Emergency services rushed to Bowentown Beach just after 5pm yesterday. It is understood the woman was dragged from the water alive and paramedics administered CPR on the beach to no avail. A stream […]