Australian man survives shark attack near Sydney
4 January 2012 Last updated at 11:53 GMT
An Australian surfer has survived a shark attack in the city of Gosford, north of Sydney.
After being bitten, the 28-year-old managed to paddle to shore, where he was treated by paramedics and taken to hospital.
Witnesses said the shark "got on his board and just took a chunk out of his arm".
Theopi Skarlatos reports.