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Shark attack at Queenscliff in Victoria, Australia

GSAF Case # 2016.11.28
Date 28 Nov 2016
Country Australia
Area Victoria
Location Queenscliff
Activity Fishing
Name Rod McFarlane
Sex Male
Age 73
Injury Laceration to right hand by hooked & gaffed shark. PROVOKED INCIDENT
Time 11h00
Species Broadnose sevengill shark, 1.5 m
Investigator or Source ABC News, 11/28/2016
Fatal? Not fatal
Incident Type Provoked