The South Australian (Glenelg Dredge)

Location: Glenelg
State: SA
Date Sank: 1984
Vessel Type: Dredge
Construction Material: Steel
Max Depth: 21
Average Depth: 15
Average Visibility: 10
Diver Qualification: Open Water
Access Type: BOAT
Directions: approx 2kms off Glenelg. Big Buoy marks the site.
Wreck Description: A Suction dredge sunk as an artificial reef, it is about 35m long by 7m wide, and the deck is in about 15m of water, with the sand at 20m. Lots of fish life, including a huge school of bullseyes inside the engine room. An easy penetration dive, with fairly large holes being cut into it for access. A line of star droppers lead to a barge sunk about 80 metres away.