Exit the water and warn others of the potential danger
Please call the Water Police on 9442 8600 and provide the following information;
- Your name
- Phone Number
- Location / Local Governnment
- Time shark was sighted
- Where the shark was sighted
- Number of sharks
- Approximate size of shark
The Water Police will then notify the relevant personnel and agencies, including the Shire, Dongara Fisheries and the Dongara Denison Surf Life Saving Club upon receiving and verifying the report. These agencies will continue to monitor the water and will advise if and when the beaches will be opened again.
Please ensure you pay attention to any beach closure signs and instructions from an authorised person*
*Department of Fisheries, Dongara Denison Surf Life Saving members and the Shire Ranger or other authorised person.