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Dive Sites SONG SAIGON

MAX DEPTH 24 METERS                  SUNK 1982              

LENGTH  130 FEET                                           TONNAGE 200 TONS GROSS

POSITION     Latitude 12o 28 498 S                           Longitude 130o 48 082 E 

 

GENERAL INFO

A Vietnamese vessel that was hijacked and sailed to Australia by refugees. The boat  was eventually scuttled by members of

 the Dinah Beach Cruising Yacht Association with  Darwin's Amateur Fishing Association and Fisheries Division, sunk close to the John

 Holland Barge and the Ham Luong to form an artificial reef.

The vessel lies upright on the bottom and several of the holds and the deck house are open and can be viewed with the aid of a torch.

  

 

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