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# get-outa-the-water - Monday 16 October, 2017

Happy Pear twins apologise and remove photo of their morning swim

Dave and Steve Flynn continued with their normal morning dip and posted a photo on social media today.

# get-outa-the-water - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Swimming ban at Sandymount Strand due to possible pollution

A special advisory notice has also been issued for Velvet Strand in Portmarnock.

# get-outa-the-water - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Shark detection buoys are being trialled off Australia's Bondi beach

The buoys use software that can detect the shape and movement of sharks using sonar and alert authorities.

# get-outa-the-water - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Here's what to do if you're ever attacked by a shark

Poke it in the eye, hit it on its nose – what’s the correct advice in this unlikely scenario.

# get-outa-the-water - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

There's an unstoppable reason for the recent surge in shark attacks

Experts say this summer is brewing up something of a perfect storm for the attacks.

# get-outa-the-water - Friday 3 July, 2015

These paddlers went out searching for 10 great white sharks and came back with this Get Outa The Water This post contains videos

These paddlers went out searching for 10 great white sharks and came back with this

While most with get out the water, these beachgoers got in.

# get-outa-the-water - Saturday 20 June, 2015

The best sharks on earth, ranked by the most unusual

Sharks have been around 415 million years longer than humans – let’s face it – they rule the roost.

# get-outa-the-water - Thursday 18 June, 2015

The divers watching this great white shark from afar got quite the surprise

… but not for the reason you expect.

# get-outa-the-water - Friday 2 January, 2015

Shark sighting closes Australia's Bondi Beach

A police helicopter spotted what may have been a bull shark.

# get-outa-the-water - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Seventeen deadly lion's mane jellyfish removed from Dublin beaches

Red warning flags have been erected on Killiney, Sandycove and Seapoint beaches.

# get-outa-the-water - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Swim ban at Killiney and White Rock beaches due to high levels of E. Coli

The Blue Flag is being removed from Killiney pending the outcome of an investigation.

Temporary ban on bathing in place at Sandymount Strand

Water samples taken today did not comply with minimum standards for swimming.