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Dive Locations in Hobart

Tasman

By Mark Spencer See Marks website in our Credits page. Shortly after the AE2 dive team returned from their 1997 trip to Turkey, John Riley was keen to locate and dive the wreck of the Tasman, a steam ship that foundered in 1883 near the Hippolyte Rocks just off the Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania. On February, … Continue reading Tasman

29/01/2015 07:20 hrs
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trimixguy

SS Nord

The SS Nord was built in 1900. She weighed 1057 tonnes net and measured 289.4 feet. She sank on November 8th, 1915. Her wreck is situated near a reef in 42 metres of water, a few miles from Tasman Island. The Nord is one of Tasmania’s few ‘intact’ shipwrecks. Although the superstructure has collapsed, she … Continue reading SS Nord

29/01/2015 07:20 hrs
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trimixguy

Wet Caves and Shipwrecks Australia