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 how to obtain a permit.
Pandora Entrance near Raine Island
off Cape Bowling Green
off St Bees Island
If you're heading out on the water, don't forget your free Zoning Map so you know where you can go and what you can do.
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