Historic Shipwreck Protected Zones

There are six historic shipwrecks in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, and they all have special access requirements. Prior to your visit please contact the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection to learn about these requirements and whether you need to book.

ShipDate WreckedLocation

Foam

1893

Myrmidon Reef

SS Gothenburg

1857

Old Reef

HMS Pandora

1791

Pandora Entrance near Raine Island

HMCS Mermaid

1829

Scott Reef

SS Yongala

1911

off Cape Bowling Green

QGS Llewllyn

1919

off St Bees Island