Sharks in Sydney Harbour: the sobering reality

There have been at least 16 fatal attacks in Sydney Harbour since the late 1880’s, all in the summer months of December, January, and February. Hathaway was the last to die. But Paul de Gelder came very close in  February 2009. The navy diver was on a dawn assignment at Garden Island, helping to  test sonar gear  and swimming along the surface on his back when he felt “an almighty whack on the leg”. Read the rest here 09:34