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Maheno Wreck

Seventy-Five Mile Beach, Fraser Island, Queensland, Australia
+61 1800 072 555
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Fraser Island 4WD Tour from Hervey Bay
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Seventy-Five Mile Beach, Fraser Island, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Pro-tip: If you run off the tour bus like I did, you can be the first one there and get a photo without anyone else in it! Be sure to use the panorama setting on our smartphone camera or bring a wide eye lens. The...More

Thank famousjenny
Reviewed 2 days ago

Another must see on 75 mile beach. Bring a picnic lunch and sit and watch the tourists and the whales. A small wash is there for cooling off.

Thank Petallitraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

good luck getting a photo with out anyone else in it. This is a very popular stop. Very interesting to hear the story & see how it has settle on the beach.

Thank Debbo1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

A memorable visit for me as we were here 30 years ago when the whole ship was visible compared to today's 'wreck'. Definitely worth a visit to take a photo before it all disappear (or blown up like the one in Newcastle!)

Thank TerriK861
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth stopping for when driving along the 75 mile beach - it would be hard to miss! Signs say to stand 3 metres from the wreck and to not touch or climb on it. Unfortunately plenty of people didn't take any notice of this...More

Thank Sam W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Maheno ship wreck as part of a 4-person hummer day trip with Fraser Experience Tours, and had a great day. The wreck itself is not that impressive, a well rusted hull of a stranded boat on the beach that had been used...More

Thank swissami19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tall trees are all around and you can see how the timber industry was here. This was also a womens area for birthing, and the stream that runs below the boardwalk is clear fresh water with white pure sand on the bottom, shallow and flowing....More

Thank Ladymaggic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have seen photos but actually going in person words can't express! Can see the whales from the beach and a great place to stop for a picnic!

Thank Jaseash
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

great wreck and interesting history. it is a must see on the island and very photographic. can't go on it or touch it but very nice to look at

Thank dave w
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Finally got to see the Mahe o wreck has been on my bucket list a photo that everyone has taken at some time or other go see it before it has go e u der the sand

Thank Jo J
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