There have been a total of 5 shark attacks in Madang. Out of those, 3 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 60.00%. 5 attacks came out of the blue while 0 have been provoked by humans.
|Spear fishing, removing fish from spear||FATAL, foot severed, hip bitten||YES||16yo Sek|
|Matukar village||23-03-1962||Late afternoon||Possibly a bronze whaler shark||Swimming||FATAL, calf bitten, other leg severed below knee||YES||10yo Kes, a native boy|
|Bimat, Bogia||01-07-1960||Fishing||Right buttock slashed||NO||an Aid Post orderly|