AN EXCLUSIVE, ON-THE-GROUND DOCUMENTARY ABOUT THE RECENT SHARK ATTACKS ON THE NORTH COAST OF NSW.
It's an issue that has people divided and politicians vexed – how to resolve the Northern NSW shark problem ? recently hit the road and travelled to Lennox Head and Ballina to speak to members of the community about the recent spate of shark attacks in the area.
There have been five shark attacks since February – one fatal – along with numerous incidents that have remained unreported and have been shared anecdotally around the community.
The short documentary gauges the impact of events on North Coast communities and considers some of the proposed alternatives. features varied and different views and opinions from a broad cross-section of spokespersons including, professional surfer, Adam Melling, Ballina Mayor, David Wright, Southern Cross University Marine Biologist, Doctor Daniel Bucher, Air T&G Helicopter pilot, Tim Latimer, Marine Rescue Chief Commanders, John Donohue & Lorraine Leuckel, Ballina Fisherman’s Co-Op representative, Josh Kilgour, Positive Change for Marine Life’s Courtney Jackson, Glassing Division’s Julian Webb, resident shaper Joel Fitzgerald and many other members of the Northern Rivers community.