shark cull

Sea Shepherd Australia: Barnett’s Government’s Shark Cull Program delivers first cruel and barbaric fatality

by Jeff Hansen, Managing Director, Sea Shepherd Australia Williamstown, Victoria January 26, 2014 – In the early hours of this morning the fisherman hired to perform Barnett’s dirty work of killing protected species, went out to check Barnett’s drum lines as part of the new shark cull program off the […]

Australians Oppose Cull of Protected Great White Sharks by Barnett Government

By: Sea Shepherd Australia In a national day of action opposing the Western Australian governments’ new cull of Great White Shark’s Policy, today thousands took part in protest rallies across the country. From Byron Bay to the Gold Coast, Central Coast, Melbourne, Adelaide, Bunbury, Broome, with the biggest turn out […]

Call to Action: Shark Cull Announcement Poses Threat to Western Australian Marine Life

Commentary by Nicole McLachlan, Shark Coordinator, Sea Shepherd Australia FITZROY, VIC December 28, 2013 – On the morning of the 23rd of November on Australia‚Äôs South-West coast, Chris Boyd ventured out for a surf in the small town of Gracetown, WA. At 0905am on that Saturday morning, Chris was involved […]