Photo of the monstrous catch was posted on the Facebook page of Offshore Fishing New South. It shows the full size of the bull shark, which was hung upside down and toweing over a standing man.
Shark culling involved the use of baited drumlines. Once the shark gets into the trap, they will be shot or killed in other ways.
The newly discovered seadragon in its natural habitat was recently captured on video by scientists.
A beachgoer got the surprise of a lifetime after stumbling upon 130-million-year-old dinosaur footprints in Cable Beach, West Australia.
Two species of sea snakes previously thought to be extinct were recently spotted Off the coast Of Western Australia. Scientists from James Cook University suggest that there may still be time to save these species.
Even corals adapted to warmer waters, such as those living along reefs in Kimberly Australia, are particularly vulnerable to climate change and increased rates of bleaching.
A female turtle recently found tethered to a jetty by fishing line in Western Australia's Bibra Lake has survived a complicated hook-removal surgery.
Australia, which is already home to a preponderance of the world's venomous snakes, is the home of a new species of Death Adder named the Kimberley death adder that uses it's tail to lure its prey.
Yellow-spotted monitors, in Western Australia, have been found to keeping a deep, spiraling burrow in their hip pocket of security tactics, as it were, researchers say.
In Western Australia, American-born surfer Lily Kumpe was attacked by what local Department of Fisheries officials say was definitely a shark, and a large one.