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Wrecks at Mellish Reef

A unidentified fishing boat wrecked at Mellish Reef

Mellish Reef Mellish Reef is situated 700 nautical miles East of Cairns. The reef is home to the wreck of the Mindi, a 2,065-ton steamer that ran aground in 1923. The wreck spreads over the reef, with the largest section being the bow. The engine is a fascinating spectacle. Also, the winch gear is equally […]