New Zealand

9 Jan, 2021 04:00 PM3 minutes to read

A look at fatal encounters with sharks that have happened in New Zealand, and some expert advice from Surf Lifesaving NZ.

Waihī Beach has reopened to swimmers, days after a teen died in a suspected shark attack.

A rāhui was put in place at the beach, 58km north of Tauranga, after Kaelah Marlow died on Thursday.

The 19-year-old was injured by a shark while swimming at the Bowentown end of the beach around 5pm.

It’s understood the teen was pulled…

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