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SS Yongala is today a major tourist attraction for the recreational diving industry in Townsville, Queensland Australia.

. It is a popular dive spot with an extensive array of marine life.[7] More than 10,000 divers visit the wreck every year.[8] At 110 metres (361 ft) long, she is one of the largest, most intact historic shipwrecks.[9]

The Maritime Museum of Townsville has an extensive display of Yongala memorabilia.[2]

For further information….Yongala_bell

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Yongala

About LifestyleDownUnderAustralia2016

An American living in Australia. Sharing the past, present and future stuff of interest. Some people have dreamed of visiting here and I just want to give them the insight what it is really like living down under. A wonderful place to be.

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