icon_arrow_down icon_arrow_left icon_arrow_left_large icon_arrow_right icon_arrow_right_large icon_arrow_up icon_bullet_arrow icon_call icon_close icon_facebook icon_googleplus icon_grid_off icon_instagram icon_login icon_mail icon_menu icon_message icon_minus icon_pinterest icon_plus icon_quote_end icon_quote_start icon_refresh icon_search icon_tick_on icon_twitter icon_video_play icon_youtube

Sign up to our mailing list for the latest Boat International & Events news.


Missing your newsletter?

If you’ve unsubscribed by mistake and would like to continue to hear about the latest Boat International & Events news, update your preferences now and let us know which emails you’d like to receive.

No, thanks
The World's Best Wreck Dives

The World's Best Wreck Dives

1 of 11 1/11

S.S Yongala, Australia

Looking for adventure in 2020? From torpedoed battleships to deliberately downed cargo boats, here's our guide to some of the best wreck dives in the world...

Located in the world heritage listed Great Barrier Reef Marine Park the 110 metre steamship sank during a cyclone in 1911. All 122 on board were killed and the wreck was not discovered until 1958. The site is now protected under the Historic Shipwreck Act and is on the “bucket list” for many fanatics who want to experience one of the world's best shipwreck dives.

The wreck is famous due to its prolific variety and size of marine life. Divers can be lucky enough to see giant groupers, giant marble rays and giant trevally while swimming among schools of barracuda, eagle rays, turtles and sea snakes.

Picture courtesy of Adobe Stock

Read More
Sponsored Listings
Upgrade your account
Your account at BOAT International doesn't include a BOAT Pro subscription. Please subscribe to BOAT Pro in order to unlock this content.
Subscribe More about BOAT Pro