according to 60 minutes tonight

apparently according to the 60 minutes 23 year old shark expert she says tiger sharks are harmless and there are no recorded attacks by them , here to disagree , a pearl diver in broome 30 years ago was taken by a tiger shark, shot a 12foot tiger shark with a smokie about 27 years ago when it charged me at onslow all I can say is it was a very scary moment I was lucky I knew it was there rather than it just coming at me out or the blue


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coincidence!

Sun, 2015-10-11 20:35

 what a coincidence, Sunday Night also had a shark expert doing a story tonite!

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Pretty harmless

Sun, 2015-10-11 21:41

I've had a few bigguns "charge" me. They usually turn off just before biting, I'm no expert, just have been lucky so far I guess. They seem to be quite placid

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If my memory serves me correctly

Mon, 2015-10-12 01:22

Way back when I seem to recall that a man was taken by a tiger shark at Cottesloe beach. The shark that they think took him was caught some time later and that shark is now mounted and housed in the Perth museum (I think)

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I can verify that tiger sharks eat people

Mon, 2015-10-12 05:33

as I was eaten back in '57 but was reincarnated into the best dhuie fisherman ever!!