Shark Log - Shark Sightings Database

Record your Sighting

To record your shark sighting(s) complete the form below.

Your sighting will then be sent to our conservation team who will verify and add this information to our database. This usually takes several days, but may take longer, depending on the number of sightings we receive.

Contact Details

If you know the shark to species level please select it from the dropdown list or you can record to the Family level (if known), otherwise you can select "Unknown"

#Species# SeenSexConfidence
(in ID)
Size (m)
(beach name, dive site etc.)

Type your location below and then select region from the list. Zoom in on the map, then click and drag the pin to the location of your sighting. This will automatically populate the coordinates – if you already know the coordinates, please enter them in decimal degrees

Supporting Image(s)

Please upload a photo of your sighting send your sightings to the office so we can verify your finds.

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