Historic Shipwreck Special Access Areas

There are seven historic shipwrecks in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, and they all have special access requirements. Prior to your visit please contact the Museum of Tropical Queensland to learn about these requirements and whether you need to book.

Ship Date Wrecked Location

SV Foam

1893

Myrmidon Reef

SS Gothenburg

1857

Old Reef

HMS Pandora

1791

Pandora Entrance near Raine Island

HMCS Mermaid

1829

Scott Reef

RMS Quetta

1890

off Mount Adolphus Island

SS Yongala

1911

off Cape Bowling Green

QGS Llewllyn

1919

off St Bees Island