AUSTRALIA: Real estate agent heroically rescues shark from ocean pool


  • Sydney real estate agent Melissa Hatheier rescued bronze whaler from rock pool
  • The juvenile shark was stuck inside Oak Park rock pool in Cronulla on Monday
  • Ms Hatheier was doing laps with her mother when she spotted the shark’s fin
  • She ‘herded’ the shark into the shallows and casually picked it up on its back

Sydney woman has been dubbed ‘the shark wrangler’ after being spotted casually lifting a bronze whaler out of an ocean swimming pool and dropping it into the sea.

Melissa Hatheier was doing some laps on Monday at Oak Park pool at Cronulla in Sydney’s south with her mother when she spotted a fin in the water.

Cronulla real estate agent Melissa Hatheier. Picture: Facebook