AN EX­CLU­SIVE, ON-THE-GROUND DOC­U­MEN­TARY ABOUT THE RE­CENT SHARK AT­TACKS ON THE NORTH COAST OF NSW.

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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.

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