sites around Townsville
Cape Cleveland Section
boat. Day trips by Adrenalin dive – (07) 47240600 & Tropical Diving
– 1800 776150. Live aboard trips by Mike Ball (07) 40315484.
National Park B zone.
described as Australia’s best (wreck) dive site. It is a remarkable dive.
The Yongala is the wreck of a steam passenger liner that sank on 14 March
1911. Upright, surprisingly intact and a haven for marine life – often
teeming with life!
exposed. Seas often lumpy. However, experienced local skippers normally
get you there and in the water. Some unlucky NQUEC members have repeatedly
tried to dive the Yongala only to be blown out every time! Consider seasickness
Prolific. Includes lots of pelagic fish, rays, eels, sharks, turtles, sea
snakes, huge Queensland groupers.