We’d like to welcome you to INQ, Crikey’s ambitious new inquiry journalism initiative. Starting June 24, INQ investigative reporting — lifting the rocks, connecting the dots, following the money trail and exposing misuse of power — will appear regularly in Crikey.
We look forward to sharing this exciting new phase with you.
Tamsin Creed, Publisher
Welcome to For Your Information. Today, Helen throws a shaka at Byron Bay.
The WA government has hunted and killed a shark after a surfer was killed, but the shark hunters have no way of knowing if they got the right beast, Crikey intern Charlie Lewis finds out whether it's safe to go back in the water.
Our Sydney reporter brings you a round-up of tidbits from around the world -- ranging from that story about Wendi Deng to some cultural treats from the streets of Sydney.
The sport of surfing is poorer after losing one of the greatest the sport has ever known.
Just in case you were underestimating the power of the ocean, here's an incredible collection of photos taken by surfers, some taken from inside breaking waves, others underwater after surfers have wiped out. Surfs up!