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.
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.
PADI Adventure Diver Course - Add-on $245
includes PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Manual & Certification and 3 training dives on the Reef (navigation, peak performance buoyancy, naturalist)
PADI Flexible Advanced Open Water Course - Add-On $295
Involves a manual for knowledge review prior to diving, 3 dives on a Great Barrier Reef Day Trip (navigation, peak performance buoyancy, naturalist) and 2 dives on the Yongala wreck on a Yongala Day Trip (deep & wreck)