Culture and heritage

Maritime heritage

Case studies

The following case studies provide examples of information that can be gathered and presented as a report following a maritime archeological survey of an historic shipwreck.

Use the Wrecks Alive (WrecksAliveBrochure.pdf, 321KB) kit and these case studies to guide your own maritime heritage study.

  • ps Ballina wrecked at the entrance to Port Macquarie on the New South Wales north coast.
  • Convict ship Hive at Wreck Bay near Jervis Bay on the New South Wales south coast.
  • Clipper ship Walter Hood in Wreck Bay,near Jervis Bay on the New South Wales south coast.
  • Ship Dunbar wrecked at South Head, Sydney.
  • Ex Dutch submarine K-IX wrecked at Submarine Beach near Foster on the NSW north coast.
  • ps Yarra Yarra wrecked off Stockton Beach, Newcastle.
  • Ship Queen of Nations wrecked at Corrimal Beach near Wollongong south of Sydney.
  • ss Merimbula wrecked near Jervis Bay on the New South Wales south coast.
Page last updated: 31 August 2012