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Part of my,glass bottom boat trip was a visit to this wreck. Thankfully our driver was able to give... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2015
Maggie F
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Went on a trip to WA where the wreck was one of the sites we visited. It was ok even if we saw it... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2015
Maria W
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Via Mildura Wreck Road | Located 20 Km North of Exmouth, Exmouth, Western Australia 6707, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 20 May 2015

From the main road between Exmouth and the lighthouse you can find the signpost to the Mildura wreck. From the beach you can see a fair bit of what was left of the ship. It becomes more interesting if you know the history about it....More

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Reviewed 2 November 2015

We nearly got swept away on our first day of the holidays...do NOT snorkel out to the reef. Glad we all survived, and perhaps there were danger signs, but we didn't see them and there is NO help nearby. Stay in the shallows!

1  Thank Estelle1Gosford
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Reviewed 10 April 2015

Part of my,glass bottom boat trip was a visit to this wreck. Thankfully our driver was able to give us the history of the wreck. Very little signage, easy to drive past the turn off. Lots of local flies to keep you company.

Thank Maggie F
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Unless you're really, REALLY into shipwrecks this one is not special. It is visible for sure, but not much is left and what is has been graffitied by what I have to say are very committed graffiti artists. The best part of our trip down...More

Thank Canada-Oz
Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

Went on a trip to WA where the wreck was one of the sites we visited. It was ok even if we saw it in distance and our guide wasnt able to tell the story around it very well.

Thank Maria W
Reviewed 24 January 2015

Take a five minute drive off the main road and catch a glimpse of an early 20th century wreck rusting away about 80m off the coast. It was a cattle ship. I believe the crew survived. Cows don't swim too well though... :)

Thank maxnhannah
Reviewed 12 November 2014

The wreck of the Mildura is quite interesting to look at, and you can see a surprising amount of it from shore. The best time to go is when the tide is at its lowest point to get the best view. You can also walk...More

Thank fireflykerry
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Well -- it is the remains of a early 20th century cattle ship -- BUT - no explanations of what happened or about the ship - or in fact of anything-- so hardly worth the short drive -- unless you are filling in time !!

Thank fidgetbuzz
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Interesting to see the wreck, which is a rotting hunk of metal just offshore, but certainly don't put it at the top of your list of things to see in Exmouth.

Thank The_Grumpster
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Worth 30 minutes of your time and drive there. Easy to see, a bit of history. Nice beach as well. Not far out of the way.

Thank Bojangles1954
Reviewed 25 August 2014

I only saw it from the beach but still found it impressive. Those with diving gear are probably in a better position to comment.

Thank Thilo K
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Located only a short drive from Exmouth town centre heading out towards the National Park. The wreck of the cattle ship SS Mildura lies in viewing distance from the shore. It rests on a beautiful reef home to many marine animals including coral,stunning fish, sea...More

Thank TravelBugz777
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