Man attacked by shark off NSW beach

A man has reportedly been attacked by a shark while swimming in waters in the New South Wales Illawarra region.

Paramedics have been called to Windang beach, south of Port Kembla.

It’s understood the 60-year-old man was bitten just after 8am.


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The man was treated on scene by members of the surf club before paramedics arrived.

NSW Ambulance says the man sustained a bite down to the bone of his left foot and has also suffered ligament damage.

It’s not clear at this stage what type of shark is responsible.

More to come.

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