A 'MONSTER' great white shark measuring up to 6 metres long is prowling a popular beach after biting another great white almost in half.
Swimmers were warned to stay out of the water off Stradbroke Island after the shark mauled another smaller great white which had been hooked on a baited drum line.
The 3m great white was almost bitten in half.
The fictional shark at the centre of the Steven Spielberg blockbuster Jaws was estimated to be more than 1.5 metres longer.
'It certainly opened up my eyes. I mean the shark that was caught is a substantial shark in itself,' says Jeff Krause of Queensland Fisheries.
The great white, the most dangerous creature in the sea, was still alive when hauled onto a boat near Deadman's Beach off north Stradbroke island....MORE
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Monster shark bites great white in half
No, this isn't another First Solar post, just a quick break in the action. From Australia's Daily Telegraph: