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Katter's Australian party push to legalise crocodile hunting after Queensland attacks - The Guardian

Two suspected crocodile attacks in the same north Queensland area within a day have prompted a bid by Katter's Australian party to legalise hunting of the protected predators. Wildlife officers and police believe Warren Hughes, 35, may have been killed ...and more »

WATCH: 'It was all worth it' Australian teenager almost killed after jumping into crocodile-infested waters to ... - Irish Independent

An Australian teenager is lucky to be alive after he jumped into crocodile-infested waters to impress a girl. Lee De Paauw (18) had been drinking "cups of goon" with friends when he decided to leap into the Johnstone River in order to win a date with ...and more »

Teen attacked after he was dared to jump into croc-infested water - KGO-TV

The British tourist who dared a teenager to leap into crocodile infested waters has recalled the sickening moment he was attacked. After a few drinks on the town, Lee de Paauw came good on his claim that he would jump into the Johnstone River at ...and more »

'Haters gonna hate': Teen defends decision to jump into crocodile-infested river for crush - Washington Post

Some people are calling it the stupidest decision ever made. Others are slightly more forgiving. Regardless of how you'd characterize Lee De Paauw's decision this weekend to leap into a crocodile-infested river to impress a young woman he was smitten ...and more »

Teen attacked by crocodile after jumping into infested river for a dare - Irish Independent

An Australian teenager suffered serious injuries to his arm when he was attacked by a crocodile after jumping into a river infested by the reptiles for a dare. Paramedics said he was lucky to escape with his life in the incident, which emerged as the ...and more »

Australia's recent croc attacks - SBS

A breakdown of Australia's recent crocodile attacks after a spearfisherman died over the weekend in north Queensland and a teenager survived a mauling. Updated Updated 20 March 2017. RECENT CROCODILE ATTACKS IN AUSTRALIA. * March 20, 2017. The body of ...and more »

Teenager attacked by crocodile after 'he was dared to jump' in Queensland river - The Guardian

An 18-year-old is having surgery in Cairns after being bitten by a crocodile in a far north Queensland river. Photograph: Alan Porritt/AAP. A teenager is undergoing surgery to his arm after being bitten by a crocodile in a far north Queensland river he ...and more »

Crocodile attack suspected as body found in search for Queensland spearfisher - The Guardian

A 35-year-old man's boat and spearfishing gun were found just north of Innisfail, where a teenager was mauled by a crocodile on the weekend. Photograph: Matt Roberts/Getty Images. Rescue crews searching for a Cairns man who went missing while ...and more »

Croc horror: Love lost after Aussie teen reptile stunt - Phys.Org

A British backpacker who inspired a drunk Australian teenager to swim in crocodile-infested waters, narrowly avoiding death, said Tuesday she was not impressed by the fraught romantic gesture. In a bid to woo Sophie Paterson, Lee de Paauw jumped into ...and more »

Crocodile bites teenager 'dared' to jump into Queensland river - ABC Online

A teenager attacked by a crocodile after jumping into a north Queensland river on a dare from friends is lucky to still have his arm, paramedics say. Key points: Teenager attacked by crocodile after jumping into Johnstone River in Innisfail in the ...and more »