When Sharks Attack
Thursday, 7.30pm, National Geographic Wild Bondi and sharks go together sometimes. My advice: always manoeuvre someone more succulent than yourself between you and the waves out the back. Australia has about 14 shark attacks and two fatalities a year — or 877 attacks and 217 fatalities since records began; South Africa isn’t far behind. Tonight, American experts explore why last year a rogue shark scared the bejesus out of swimmers along the Florida coast. Shades of Jaws, the 1975 film that confined a generation of bathers to swimming pools for years.