Shark Island (Cronulla Beach)
The island is a well-known bodyboarding and surfing location. The wave can stand up fast and violently (“jack up” in surfing jargon), making it difficult and dangerous. The island is regarded by bodyboarders as producing one of the “heaviest” waves in the world.
- Shark Island surf photographer Chris Dixon (Fine Shark Island ocean and wave art by Australian ocean photographer Chris Dixon. Stunning interior wall art focused on ocean, waves, beaches, surf and seascape photos.)
- Shark Island Swim Challenge Annual Swim Event held at Cronulla Beach
- Shark Island (pictures, history and wave description)
- 2001 footage of the heaviest shark island challenge to date
- Town Accommodation: