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Wollongong's Christopher Perger shares story after crocodile attack in Kakadu National Park

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By Lisa Wachsmuth
Updated June 28 2021 - 2:23pm, first published April 30 2021 - 10:30am
Christopher Perger from Wollongong says a close encounter with a croc won't keep him from fishing. Pictures: Supplied

Wollongong's Christopher Perger says he's lucky to be alive after a large crocodile leapt into his fishing boat in Kakadu National Park and latched onto his waist.

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Lisa Wachsmuth

Deputy Editor

Deputy editor and health reporter at the Illawarra Mercury, covering stories in the Wollongong, Shellharbour and Kiama local government areas. For news tips email lwachsmuth@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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