The boy's parents were woken by his cries as he was taken from the campervan and dragged away by the dingo, which his father fought off to save his son.
Park rangers try to identify the dingo responsible for biting a boy on Fraser Island over the weekend, as regular visitors complain tourists' behaviour is helping to lure the animals closer.
A 14-year-old boy wakes to the fright of his life when a hungry scrub python coils around his arm, sinking its teeth into his hand. His parents were forced to take action with a plastic platypus, using it to pry open its jaw.
Blurred vision, a numb mouth, tingly lips and a foot that "felt like it was about to explode" — these were the symptoms that struck famer Luke Bartlett after two bites from a highly venomous snake at his property near Goulburn. Nearly two weeks later, the venom is still in his system.
Champion bodyboarder Noah Symmans describes the moment a shark latched onto his leg in the surf at Pyramids Beach near Mandurah.
One of Queensland's last remaining commercial shark fishermen warns shark numbers in north Queensland are "out of control" and he is surprised there have not been far more people mauled by the animals.
The ABC's Malcolm Sutton takes us on a fictional tour through the Adelaide Zoo's dark and turbulent past, a sometimes sickening account of violence and tragedy and a snapshot of redundant practices etched into its history.
A 33-year-old man with bites to his wrist and leg dies from his injuries after an attack at the popular Cid Harbour, where two tourists were attacked in separate incidents in September.