Local Wreck Dive Sites

Ex HMAS Canberra

Ex HMAS Canberra

Location: Graveyard Depth: 8m to 30m Minimun Certification Level: Open Water Deliberately scuttled for divers in October 2009. Explore flight decks, bridge, engine rooms, galley and the accommodation quarters. There's lots for divers to see including vices, engines, chairs, cooking equipment, clothes presses and more. Divers are able to access the superstructure of all decks. Highlights are the mural in the mess hall, the captain's cabin and his chair.

J4, 26 Meter Sub

J4, 26 Meter Sub

Location: Graveyard Depth: 27m Minimum Certification Level: Advanced Open Water Scuttled in the 1920s, this submarine was rediscovered by divers in 1982. Known as the 26m, or 90 foot sub, the wreck lies with its bow pointing out to sea. During its scuttling the bow section broke off, exposing the forward torpedoes tubes. Good conditions for photography are often found near the conning tower, which is usually surrounded by many fish.

J5, 36m Sub

J5, 36m Sub

Location: Graveyard Depth: 36m Subject to Shipping: No Minimun Certification Level: Deep Built in 1916 & scuttled in June 1926, the J5 was built to carry 5 officers and 40 men. "Yellow Submarine" due to its covering in part by yellow zoanthids, she sits upright on a sandy bottom. Penetration is possible at several points, where, apparently, plates were removed prior to scuttling. She lies facing north south (bow south) in 36 meters of water, her conning tower rising to 30 meters.

Courier Wreck

Courier Wreck

Location: Graveyard Depth: 38m - 42m Minimum Certification Level: Deep The Courier was a steel screw steamer launched in 1887, scuttled in 1928. Measuring 220 x 30 x 14ft, displacing 728 tons. Built as a bay steamer she rests in 42 meters with her bow rising up to 39 meters, when she sank she landed facing with the bow to the south west. The center section has collapsed, exposing large boilers, but some limited penetration is still possible around the bow and stern section.

Due to the State Governments Stage 4 restrictions 

We are now  CLOSED indefinitely.

We will reopen as soon as the government allow us to.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

We have implemented changes to ensure the safety of our staff, guests and community during the COVID19 outbreak find out more here.  We apologies in advance if some of these changes,  cause any inconvenience, we hope the world will go back to normal soon. 

© 2017 by Extreme Watersport

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Trip Advisor Social Icon
  • Google+ Social Icon

On the water, below it, or outdoors, you can't go past Extreme Watersport...

Extreme Watersport

Phone. +613 5982 3432

1621 Point Nepean Road

Capel Sound (formerly Rosebud West)

Victoria, Australia, 3940