Dive site diemen
MAX DEPTH 12 Metres SUNK 1974 cyclone Tracy
LENGTH 67.25 FEET TONNAGE 124 TONS GROSS
POSITION Latitude 12o 25” 596 S Longitude 130o 45” 917 E
The prawn trawler broke free from her moorings at stokes will wharf drifting and finally sinking near the Mandorah.
The vessel sits upright on the bottom with the bow rammed in to the sloping sandy shore. The vessel lies with its bow to the west and the stern to the east at the maximum depth 12 metres.
The trawling structure can be seen from the surface and is just under water on low tides.