A whale expert says a ‘freak’ incident where a woman was crushed by humpbacks during a diving tour in WA’s north was predicted when the tourism trial was launched four years ago.
Daryna Zadvirna, Kate Ryan and Caitlyn Rintoul
A 29-year-old woman is in a serious but stable condition after she was crushed by two humpback whales while on a diving tour at Ningaloo Reef this week.
As beach goers enjoyed mid-20 conditions on Monday morning along North Beach, tragedy struck off the coastline when a diver’s body was found near Centaur Reef.
Eliza Cole has won gold and silver medals at the Australian Age Diving Championships in Perth this month.
WA Fisheries have urged people to use their ‘common sense’ after a diver filmed himself in Exmouth patting sharks as they fed on a whale carcass.
Maddison Keeney will dive for Commonwealth Games gold in the 3m springboard tonight after progressing safely from qualifying at Optus Aquatic Stadium this morning.
Gun WA diver Maddison Keeney has suffered Commonwealth Games heartbreak, bombing her final dive to finish last in the 3m synchro final at Optus Aquatic Centre.
WA diver Maddison Keeney is considering dropping the event she is a reigning world champion in because of a leg injury which has rocked her Commonwealth Games preparations.
A new code of practice has been developed to protect those diving and snorkelling in Queensland.
Book guides anglers, snorkellers and divers around our favourite holiday island.
The experienced Melissa Wu has teamed up with Taneka Kovchenko to win the women's platform synchro gold medal at the FINA Diving Grand Prix on the Gold Coast.
Rio Olympics bronze medallists Anabelle Smith and Maddison Keeney finished fourth in the 3m springboard synchro final at the world championships.
Australian diver Maddison Keeney has claimed the world 1m springboard title.
Star Australian diver Melissa Wu will compete in four events at the world championships in Budapest.
Two “very large” sharks spotted off the Perth coastline feeding on a whale carcass.
The national diving selectors face a dilemma in naming the Australian team for the World Championship with several top performances at the nationals.
Three-time Olympian Melissa Wu is set for her fifth world championships, winning the women's platform at the Australian diving titles in Sydney.
Melissa Wu has shaken off the pain of two stress fractures in her back to claim silver in the Diving World Series in Canada.
Medicals for older divers are needed and Australian standards should be reviewed after six diving and snorkelling deaths in five days, one expert says.
Rebekah Ison and Angus Livingston
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