Yongala Wreck Dive Trip from Townsville and Magnetic Island

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Fitness level moderate
Intensity level moderate

Highlights & inclusions

2 dives on the Yongala Wreck
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
Great diving on offer
Experienced and professional crew
See gropers, rays, turtles & more
Custom built dive vessel

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Thu, May 23, 2024

What you can expect

Visit one of the world’s top 5 best wreck drives on the full day tour from Townsville or Magnetic Island where you’ll have the opportunity to get up close to the famed SS Yongala Wreck. Discover the mystery of the wreck on a dive of a lifetime to unlock the secrets of the deep and be amazed by the hive of wildlife activity and coral that can be found flourishing here within the heart of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.

Friendly and experienced diving guides are your companions on this incredible journey as you set sail on a comfortable vessel designed for diving. Once you reach the SS Yongala Wreck, you’ll come face to face with a mesmerising world of graceful turtles, majestic groupers, eagle rays, elegant manta rays and more that lie beneath the water’s surface. If this wreck dive is not on your bucket list yet then it should be. Make it happen today – book your SS Yongala diving tour in North Queensland here!


What you need to know

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  • All travellers need to show proof of double vaccination before joining the trips. Failure to provide proof of a double vaccination will result in the customer not being able to board the vessel and no refund will be issued__ __
  • No food is served on this day trip__ __
  • Guests may bring own snacks and lunch__ __
  • Cold water, cordial, tea and coffee still available on board__
  • Full day Yongala Wreck Dive Trip
  • Morning tea, afternoon tea and a cold buffet style lunch
  • Cold water, cordial, tea and coffee
  • 2 dives on the spectacular SS Yongala Wreck (Certified divers only)
  • Yongala mooring fees
  • EMC's (Enviromental Management Charges)
  • Hotel transfers
  • 2 Dives of the Yongala Wreck - voted as one of the top 10 wreck dives in the world
  • See gropers, eagle rays, turtles, giant trevally, maori wrasse, bull sharks and thousands of tropical fish
  • Full shady areas, sundeck, toilet and shower onboard
  • Experienced and professional crew
  • 2 dives you will never forget
  • Tours depart on Wednesdays and Saturdays
  • Departs from Breakwater Marina Fuel Wharf, last finger pontoon at the end of Mariner’s Drive just off the Strand, Townsville at 7am and Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal, Magnetic Island at 7.50am
What To Bring
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Camera
  • Dive certification
  • Log book
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Cruise vessel subject to change without notice
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements


  • Wheelchair friendly
  • Vision Impaired friendly
  • Hearing Impaired friendly
  • Hidden disability friendly

Need help?

  • Email us at enquiry@experienceoz.com.au
  • Help code: D2B-417A
  • This experience is supplied by Outer Great Barrier Reef Dive Cruise from Townsville and Magnetic Island


Our Promise

  • We are committed to sustainability
  • We have an approved Science Based Target
  • We use third party verified standards
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