The Salty Dog fishing charter from Port Fairy, Victoria, had just cast their lines out just kilometers from the shoreline, when they received an unwelcome visitor. It was a large Great White shark and it began circling their small craft. The crew was left with little in the way of defense and ended up trying to fight it off with a small garden broom. It’s kind of like trying to hold back a flood with a Dixie cup.
Videoing their close encounter with the ‘massive’ animal, the group have since taken to their popular Facebook page to share the chilling footage.
Daniel Hoey, the boss of the fishing business, said although he’s encountered sharks before he didn’t expect to come across one in that particular part of the ocean
‘I was a little…