This just came in. What's disturbing about this image is the tackle that is attached to the shark.
What you are looking at is professional shark killing gear:
A 2.3m great white shark washed ashore at Mermaid Beach on the Gold Coast. October 16, 2008.
Photographer : Luke Sorensen
Editors Note: We're pretty sure there's more to this story than meets the eye and we'll keep you updated.