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‘Facekini’ is a frightening summer fashion trend in China

Ever seen a Facekini? You would remember if you had. It’s a bizarre fashion trend hitting Chinese beaches this summer. While westerners often try to get a glowing bronze tan in summer, sometimes using oils and lotions to speed up the process, Asian cultures try to prevent getting darker skin. […]
‘Facekini’ is a frightening summer fashion trend in China
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Disrupt has created a surfboard that repels sharks — here’s how it works

Sydney-based custom-made surfboard startup Disrupt has launched a line of shark deterrent patterns for the underside of surfboards. The “The NoShark series” idea was born after a string of shark attacks occurred in the past year, locally and internationally, including one on Australian surfer Mick Fanning during a competition in […]
Disrupt has created a surfboard that repels sharks — here’s how it works
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10 hidden beaches to consider for Australia Day

Australia Day is typically celebrated doing all things Aussie – having a BBQ, playing backyard cricket or eating pavlova. But the greatest Australian past-time would have to be spending the day at the beach. While many of us have our favourites, why not branch out this year and discover the […]
10 hidden beaches to consider for Australia Day
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PHOTOS: An enormous, seven-metre great white was spotted 100m off an Australian beach

A great white shark, believed to be around seven metres long, was spotted by a helicopter off Marino Rocks in South Australia yesterday. It wasn’t physically measured but was spotted by experienced shark-spotters in a patrol helicopter, and it was larger than a nearby six-metre boat. [facebook url=”https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=871265336319743&id=532506756862271&substory_index=0″] A crew […]
PHOTOS: An enormous, seven-metre great white was spotted 100m off an Australian beach