SS Yongala: Centenary on the Seabed 1911-2011

SS Yongala in Cairns.A free public lecture presented by the Museum of Tropical Queensland.

Join Queensland Museum’s Maritime Archaeologist and Curator Ed Slaughter as he explores the myths, mysteries and truths surrounding the loss and finding of SS Yongala.

The lecture is part of a series of community-wide commemorative events to mark 100 years since the SS Yongala wrecked in waters south of Townsville during a cyclone on 23 March 1911.

SS Yongala: Centenary on the Seabed 1911-2011 is on Thursday 24 March at 6pm.

Image: Courtesy of Arch Fraley Photographic Collection

Event Details

24 March 2011, 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Free with Admission

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