Report an Encounter

Please use the online form below to record the details of your encounter. Be as accurate and specific as possible. Please note that by submitting data and images, you are granting unlimited usage of these materials for research and conservation purposes only.

Note: The fields labelled in Red are required.


Add your photos below. Photos can be selected from your computer or from your social media accounts.

Drag all image files here simultaneously, or click here to open the file dialog box and manually multi-select them.

Date and Location


  • 2014Jan05 12:30
  • 2014MAR23
  • 2013AUG
  • 2010sep

Encounter location

Where were you?

GPS Coordinates

We ask that you upload GPS coordinates in the decimal degrees format. Do you have coordinates in a different format? Click here to find a converter.

Water Info


About You

Your contact information

About the photographer

Flank side

What side of the shark is shown in your photo?

Example left flank, credit Don Silcock
Example right flank, credit Jayne Jenkins


Is a hookmark or scar noticable in your photo?

Do You Have Advanced Information? Click here to expand.