Sharks nets kill other species and don't stop sharks - but they're back this summer

Ben Langford
Updated September 5 2023 - 7:39pm, first published August 22 2023 - 4:00pm

Giving all swimmers a free shark repellent wetsuit would be more effective against shark attacks than the nets about to be installed again off Wollongong beaches, a city councillor said.

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Ben Langford

Ben Langford


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