The S.S. Yongala Wreck is rated among the Top 10 Wreck Dives in the world!
The Wreck is situated in the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and is protected under the Historic Shipwreck Act (1976). The artifacts, marine life and variety of corals that cover the wreck are simply spectacular. The wreck begins 15m below the surface and extends to 29m. Since it is the only large reef structure in the region, the marine life gathers at the wreck creating Australia's BEST dive site.
Everything on this wreck is big- Big Fish, Big Schools, Big Wreck, BIG ADRENALIN!! Often seen are turtles, sea snakes, giant trevally, Queensland gropers, eagle rays, manta rays, sharks, thousands of tropical fish and in the cooler months, humpback whales.
Must Hold a Minimum of Open Water Diver Certification
Must Have a Minimum of 6 Logged Open Water Dives
Must Dive with a Guide If You Have Less than 15 Logged Dives
Must be physically fit to dive.
Your current medical fitness will be assesst by our dive crew. If the assessment reveals concerns about your fitness, you should not dive unless a medical certificate can be provided.
Click HERE for a Sample Dive Medical Questionnaire. A Dive Medical is mandatory if your health changed since you last had a Dive Medical.
$40 Full Equipment Hire
$10 per Person per Guided Dive (Mandatory for Divers with less than 15 Dives)
$295 PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course
Courses: (see Course Products for more detailed information on inclusions, exclusions and prerequisites)
Please Note: You must be physically fit to dive. Click HERE for the Dive Medical Questionnaire. A Dive medical is mandatory if your health