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Such a treat on a clear water day

We were lucky to get flat calm seas, blue water, great visibility and lots of fish. The wreck is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
gesands
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Sunrise Beach, Australia
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lookout from where you can see where the hmas was sunk a few yrs ago

lookout from where you can see where the HMAS was sunk a few yrs ago-great views -see all the boats... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
alfio999
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Sippy Downs, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to get flat calm seas, blue water, great visibility and lots of fish. The wreck is beautiful - ever changing with coral that looks like it’s out of a jewel box. Thank you, Scuba World, Mooloolaba

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gesands
Reviewed 20 August 2018

lookout from where you can see where the HMAS was sunk a few yrs ago-great views -see all the boats waiting to go to BRISBANE the Cruise ships call in from time to time

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank alfio999
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Great artificial reef, Sunreef the best place to dive with. Try going down the smoke stacks into the engine room to begin with

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Marc N
Reviewed 18 May 2018

This monument tells about the HMAS Brisbane being sunk off the coast and that it is now a dive wreck. A beautiful memorial shaped like the bow of a boat with plenty of green grass to spread a blanket on the ground for a picnic.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ollo60
Reviewed 7 May 2018

I found it interesting as it was my first wreck dive and I loved exploring all the different parts. The dive was not too deep and very manageable for a novice diver.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Victoria H
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We dived the Brisbane with Scuba World and highly recommend this company. They come back into the marina between dives so there is no sitting around at sea waiting for the next dive. The dive site is exposed to open sea conditions so heading into...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Peter G
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We enjoyed our tour of the ex-HMAS Brisbane. It's easy to get to from Mooloolaba and serviced by two companies (we used Scuba World). you could easily spend dozens of dives exploring the ship. We were impressed by the large schools of fish inside and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Rick B
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I dived here shortly after the Brisbane was purpose-sunk, and dived it again recently with Sunreef. Amazing dive. Great to see how the sealife has made the wreck its home. Lion fish, grouper, Nudibranchs, anemone fish ...... Great visibility on my dives, and a reasonable...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Gail M
Reviewed 8 May 2017

i did two dives with Sunreef to this site, firstly around the outside of the ship, then through the hull. The ships is an amazing site to dive, it's an easy, covered in fish in the 15-20m Depth range. The hull has plenty of openings...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Neata54
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful lookout. The ship wreck has a very inspiring story and it is a very nice place for diving.

Date of experience: April 2017
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