Lonely Planet Writer

Perth driver caught on camera with shark tied to bullbar

A Perth woman was shocked to see a driver travelling down a road in Safety Bay in Western Australia with a 2m shark, which is thought to be a tiger shark, strapped to the car’s bullbar.

Safety Bay, Perth.
Safety Bay, Perth. Image by Jonathan Mueller / CC BY 2.0

The woman said she “had to look twice” before filming the the large shark on the front of a white four-wheel-drive which was towing a boat. Tiger sharks are not allowed to be fished recreationally in the this part of Western Australia. The driver could also face a large fine for deliberately obscuring their vehicle number plate. Read more: theage.com.au