Estate agent wrestles shark in Sydney pool rescue

Real estate agent captured wrestling shark out of swimming pool

Cronulla Real Estate shared video of its "in house shark wrangler" Melissa Hatheier tossing the toddler-sized Port Jackson shark out of Oak Park Rock Pool in Cronulla.

Don't believe us? Cop this extraordinary video posted to Facebook by Mel's employer Cronulla Real Estate yesterday.

A woman's courageous antics went viral after footage showed her picking up a shark, wrestling with and before and throwing it back into the sea.

Instead of evacuating the Sydney ocean pool when she spotted a shark swimming in it, an Australian woman took matters into her own hands on Monday. Huge cheers could be heard in the background as she succeeded in lifting the shark up and threw it back into the sea. I started to swim around him and he became a bit stressed and started to knock his head on the rocks.




"I just picked him up and off he went, ' she laughed, joking that she hoped the fearless stunt would be enough to get her a spot on next season's 'Survivor" TV show. "I then grabbed him around the neck so he couldn't swing around and bite me".

'I thought, you know what - if i can just herd him into the shallows I think I can pick him up. He wasn't that heavy but his skin was very rough, like sandpaper.

"My mum swims there every morning with friends and they rang me saying there was a shark, so I ran down there", she told ABC News.

"I wouldn't have done it with a great white", she said. She said the shark felt like sand paper.

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