Maheno Wreck, Fraser Island

Maheno Wreck is a must-stop along the 120 km (75 mi) beach of Fraser Island. It’s a photographer’s paradise and a painter's delight. See the SS Maheno half buried in the sand amid spectacular surroundings. The SS Maheno was an ocean liner belonging to the Union Company of New Zealand. On July 7, 1935, the ship was under tow, broken in Japan, when a cyclone broke her free from her tow ship and she ended up on the shores of Fraser Island. Using our online itinerary creator, Fraser Island attractions like Maheno Wreck can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • in the sea should not go, many dice should be jellyfish there, Fraser Island made a flight over the beach for about 80 AUD (cheap). a must
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  • The shipwreck on the Seventy-Five Mile Beach is a delight to the eye. This gigantic ship has no disastrous history and that is why it is easy to enjoy the special scene of this whole decayed ship. Don't forget to view the photos to see how the ship looked original!
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  • Fraser Island - one small adventure left for 4WD families. The Maheno wreck on 75 Mile Beach, will mean more to you if you research the history and early photos of what was once a luxury liner and hos...  more »

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